Over the years, popularity in the K-Pop industry has changed to some degree. While some groups are certainly still as popular, or even more so, than they were 5 years ago, others have gradually gone quiet or disbanded in that time. The following list shows which K-Pop songs released in each year from 2015 to 2020 have the most streams on Spotify, and it shows how some of these trends in popularity has changed (or stayed the same) over time!

2015

10. “Loser” by BIGBANG: 61.2 million streams

9. “Autumn Leaves” by BTS: 62.4 million streams

8. “Hold Me Tight” by BTS: 69.5 million streams

7. “Call Me Baby” by EXO: 90.6 million streams

6. “Butterfly” by BTS: 120.1 million streams

5. “Baepsae” by BTS: 123.9 million streams

4. “BANG BANG BANG” by BIGBANG: 131.1 million streams

3. “Run” by BTS: 138.4 million streams

2. “I Need U” by BTS: 179.1 million streams

1. “Dope” by BTS: 185.4 million streams

2016

10. “21st Century Girl” by BTS: 103.5 million streams

9. “Lie” by Jimin: 121.6 million streams

8. “Stay With Me” by Chanyeol & Punch: 130.6 million streams

7. “Monster” by EXO: 130.9 million streams

6. “Fire” by BTS: 164.8 million streams

5. “Save Me” by BTS: 170.1 million stream

4. “Whistle” by BLACKPINK: 171.9 million streams

3. “Playing With Fire” by BLACKPINK: 191.7 million streams

2. “BOOMBAYAH” by BLACKPINK: 239.9 million streams

1. “Blood Sweat & Tears” by BTS: 293.0 million streams

2017

10. “Mic Drop” (Album Ver.) by BTS: 124.6 million streams

9. “Pied Piper” by BTS: 125.2 million streams

8. “Dimple” by BTS: 133.6 million streams

7. “Best of Me” by BTS: 148.3 million streams

6. “Not Today” by BTS: 166.8 million streams

5. “Mic Drop” (Steve Aoki Remix) by BTS ft. Desiigner: 173.7 million streams

4. “Go Go” by BTS: 195.8 million streams

3. “Spring Day” by BTS: 220.7 million streams

2. “As If It’s Your Last” by BLACKPINK: 256.4 million streams

1. “DNA” by BTS: 348.5 million streams

2018

10. “The Truth Untold” by BTS: 176.5 million streams

9. “POP/STARS” by K/DA: 178.1 million streams

8. “Love Scenario” by iKON: 185.9 million streams

7. “Waste It On Me” by Steve Aoki ft. BTS: 192.3 million streams

6. “Euphoria” by Jungkook: 193.8 million streams

5. “Idol” by BTS: 203.2 million streams

4. “Solo” by Jennie: 257.5 million streams

3. “DDU-DU DDU-DU” by BLACKPINK: 338.8 million streams

2. “Fake Love” by BTS: 385.0 million streams

1. “Kiss and Make Up” by Dua Lipa & BLACKPINK: 398.9 million streams

2019

10. “Dionysus” by BTS: 131.2 million streams

9. “Don’t Know What To Do” by BLACKPINK: 133.5 million streams

8. “Mikrokosmos” by BTS: 137.8 million streams

7. “Make It Right” by BTS ft. Lauv: 146.0 million streams

6. “Make It Right” by BTS: 148.9 million streams

5. “Feel Special” by TWICE: 150.1 million streams

4. “Psycho” by Red Velvet: 173.0 million streams

3. “Fancy” by TWICE: 190.9 million streams

2. “Kill This Love” by BLACKPINK: 422.7 million streams

1. “Boy With Luv” by BTS ft. Halsey: 572.1 million streams

2020

10. “Filter” by Jimin: 112.4 million streams

9. “Life Goes On” by BTS: 117.1 million streams

8. “WANNABE” by ITZY: 117.9 million streams

7. “Lovesick Girls” by BLACKPINK: 135.9 million streams

6. “Sour Candy” by BLACKPINK & Lady Gaga: 170.6 million streams

5. “ON” by BTS: 182.6 million streams

4. “Black Swan” by BTS: 196.4 million streams

3. “Ice Cream” by BLACKPINK & Selena Gomez: 225.3 million streams

2. “How You Like That” by BLACKPINK: 324.1 million streams

1. “Dynamite” by BTS: 539.9 million streams