Something that most K-Pop groups have in common is having a leader. The leader plays a large role in a group and is the person who usually helps the group compose themselves during stressful times. As time goes by, the general public gets to see these leaders mature right in front of them. Here’s the maturation of 10+ K-Pop group leaders debut vs. now.

1. Irene (Red Velvet)

Debut days

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irene

Now

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2. G-Dragon (BIGBANG)

Debut days

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gd1

Now

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gd

3. Solar (MAMAMOO)

Debut days

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Now

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4. RM (BTS)

Debut days

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rm1

Now

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5. Chorong (Apink)

Debut days

rong1

rong2

Now

ront3

rong3

6. Suho (EXO)

Debut days

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Now

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7. Jihyo (TWICE)

Debut days

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hyo2

Now

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hyo3

8. Shownu (MONSTA X)

Debut days

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Now

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9. Sowon (GFRIEND)

Debut days

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sowon debut 2

Now

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10. Leeteuk (Super Junior)

Debut days

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Now

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teuk3

11. Sojin (Girl’s Day)

Debut days

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Now

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12. JB (GOT7)

Debut days

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jb1

Now

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