Spotify recently announced that they will be expanding their services as they officially prepare to launch their services in Korea! Spotify is a music streaming service that first launched from Sweden back in 2008. Within a decade, it grew to become one of the top streaming sites in the world with over 20 billion users.

With the recent boom of K-Pop on a global scale, Spotify has set its eyes on the birthplace of it all – Korea. They announced their official plans to enter the Korean market but have not yet revealed specific plans. They are reportedly preparing to launch within 2020.

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To celebrate the upcoming launch, Spotify’s list of the top K-Pop artists with the most listers was revealed. The artists were categorized into tiers with a ranking of following users who listen to their songs on a regular basis.

Check out the list below:

5th Tier – 500,000 to 1 million listeners per month

Oh My Girl, Lovelyz, Cosmic Girls, and other artists

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4th Tier – 1 to 2 million listeners per month

ITZY, MOMOLAND, GFRIEND, iKON, NCT, Stray Kids, CLC, Everglow, LOONA

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3rd Tier – 2 to 4 million listeners per month

MONSTA X, MAMAMOO, GOT7, SEVENTEEN

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2nd Tier – 3 to 5 million listeners per month

EXO, TWICE, Red Velvet, (G)I-DLE

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1st Tier – 10 to 20 million listeners per month

BTS, BLACKPINK

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