Compared to a decade ago, there seem to be many more highly successful solo idols, either with just a solo career or performing solo outside of a group, in modern K-Pop. As the genre has become more popular, so have soloists, with many of them earning tens or even hundreds of millions of views and streams on various platforms! Here’s a look at the most-streamed soloist songs on Spotify of each year from 2015 until now.

2015

10. “Crayon” by G-Dragon: 6.64 million streams

9. “I Will Show You” by Ailee: 6.89 million streams

8. “Bubble Pop!” by HyunA: 9.09 million streams

7. “I Need a Girl” by Taeyang ft. G-Dragon: 9.25 million streams

6. “That XX” by G-Dragon: 9.88 million streams

5. “Ringa Linga” by Taeyang: 10.62 million streams

4. “Crooked” by G-Dragon: 11.34 million streams

3. “Good Day” by IU: 11.34 million streams

2. “Wedding Dress” by Taeyang: 17.38 million streams

1. “Eyes, Nose, Lips” by Taeyang: 18.09 million streams

2016

10. “Mommae” by Jay Park: 9.81 million streams

9. “I Need a Girl” by Taeyang ft. G-Dragon: 10.93 million streams

8. “Bubble Pop!” by HyunA: 11.08 million streams

7. “That XX” by G-Dragon: 12.77 million streams

6. “Hello B*tches” by CL: 12.99 million streams

5. “Ringa Linga” by Taeyang: 14.10 million streams

4. “Good Day” by IU: 14.73 million streams

3. “Crooked” by G-Dragon: 16.20 million streams

2. “Wedding Dress” by Taeyang: 20.05 million streams

1. “Eyes, Nose, Lips” by Taeyang: 29.52 million streams

2017

10. “I” by Taeyeon: 16.33 million streams

9. “Ringa Linga” by Taeyang: 17.58 million streams

8. “Good Day” by IU: 18.13 million streams

7. “D (Half Moon)” by Dean: 18.25 million streams

6. “Breathe” by Lee Hi: 19.21 million streams

5. “Crooked” by G-Dragon: 21.05 million streams

4. “Wedding Dress” by Taeyang: 22.72 million streams

3.”Beautiful” by Crush: 22.79 million streams

2. “Hello B*tches” by CL: 23.38 million streams

1. “Eyes, Nose, Lips” by Taeyang: 40.94 million streams

2018

10. “I Will Go To You Like The First Snow” by Ailee: 27.72 million streams

9. “All I Wanna Do” by Jay Park ft. Hoody & Loco: 28.68 million streams

8. “D (Half Moon)” by Dean: 28.68 million streams

7. “Breathe” by Lee Hi: 29.68 million streams

6. “Palette” by IU ft. G-Dragon: 33.43 million streams

5. “Hello B*tches” by CL: 33.76 million streams

4. “Solo” by Jennie: 35.24 million streams

3. “Beautiful” by Crush: 43.82 million streams

2. “Gashina” by Sunmi: 49.67 million streams

1. “Eyes, Nose, Lips” by Taeyang: 52.37 million streams

2019

10. “Hello B*tches” by CL: 44.15 million streams

9. “Instagram” by Dean: 47.52 million streams

8. “Daydream” by J-Hope: 48.96 million streams

7. “BBIBBI” by IU: 50.18 million streams

6. “Palette” by IU ft. G-Dragon: 51.66 million streams

5. “Eyes, Nose, Lips” by Taeyang: 63.79 million streams

4. “Beautiful” by Crush: 64.86 million streams

3. “Gashina” by Sunmi: 84.74 million streams

2. “Way Back Home” by Shaun ft. Conor Maynard: 90.00 million streams

1. “Solo” by Jennie: 176.4 million streams

2020

10. “Eyes, Nose, Lips” by Taeyang: 75.21 million streams

9. “Daydream” by J-Hope: 75.66 million streams

8. “Gotta Go” by Chungha: 76.26 million streams

7. “Beautiful” by Crush: 85.88 million streams

6. “BBIBBI” by IU: 87.82 million streams

5. “Sweet Night” by V: 90.88 million streams

4. “Eight” by IU ft. Suga: 94.34 million streams

3. “Gashina” by Sunmi: 119.8 million streams

2. “Way Back Home” by Shaun ft. Conor Maynard: 173.1 million streams

1. “Solo” by Jennie: 261.4 million streams

2021 (So Far)

10. “Beautiful” by Crush: 92.91 million streams

9. “Any Song” by Zico: 99.03 million streams

8. “BBIBBI” by IU: 100.4 million streams

7. “Daechwita” by Agust D: 103.0 million streams

6. “Maria” by Hwasa: 115.2 million streams

5. “Sweet Night” by V: 127.3 million streams

4. “Gashina” by Sunmi: 131.5 million streams

3. “Eight” by IU ft. Suga: 136.4 million streams

2. “Way Back Home” by Shaun ft. Conor Maynard: 200.8 million streams

1. “Solo” by Jennie: 290.1 million streams