M Countdown is a music program run by Mnet, and airs every Thursday as a live show. It includes both live performances from currently-promoting artists, as well as a competition for a music show award during the broadcast!

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Points are tallied up based on sales, downloads, social media points, and other criteria, and whoever has the highest points wins for that show. The most points a song can get is 11,000, which is considered a “perfect score”.

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These are the 15 K-Pop songs that have received the highest scores ever on M Countdown.

15. “Rookie” by Red Velvet

This song had a score of 10,903 points on February 16, 2017.

14. “Fiesta” by IZ*ONE

This song had a score of 10,914 points on February 27, 2020.

13. “I” by Taeyeon

This song had a score of 10,929 points on October 15, 2015.

12. “Dance the Night Away” by TWICE

This song had a score of 10,933 points on July 19, 2018.

11. “Flash” by X1

This song had a score of 10,945 points on September 19, 2019.

10. “Lion Heart” by Girls’ Generation

This song had a score of 10,988 points on September 3, 2015.

9. “Power” by EXO

This song had a score of 11,000 points on September 14, 2017.

8. “DNA” by BTS

This song had a score of 11,000 points on September 28, 2017.

7. “Fake Love” by BTS

This song had a score of 11,000 points on May 31, 2018.

6. “I Want You” by SHINee

This song had a score of 11,000 points on June 21, 2018.

5. “Boy With Luv” by BTS

This song had a score of 11,000 points on April 25, 2019.

4. “Fancy” by TWICE

This song had a score of 11,000 points on May 2, 2019.

3. “Bet Bet” by NU’EST

This song had a score of 11,000 points on May 9, 2019.

2. “ON” by BTS

This song had a score of 11,000 points on March 5, 2020.

1. “I’m In Trouble” by NU’EST

This song had a score of 11,000 points on May 21, 2020.