As K-Pop gets more popular, K-Pop music videos get more views overall and, in turn, more likes. While 5 years ago, getting over a million likes on an MV was nearly unheard of, these days it’s not that uncommon! Below are listed the 5 most-liked K-Pop music videos of each year, and how many likes they had at the end of that year. Some of the music videos stayed on the list through multiple years! Keep an eye, too, on how many more likes the top 5 MVs of this year so far compared to previous years — it’s pretty amazing to see the comparison!

2015

5. “I Got a Boy” by Girls’ Generation (959.7k likes)

4. “Gee” by Girls’ Generation (970.2k likes)

3. “The Boys” by Girls’ Generation (983.3k likes)

2. “I Am the Best” by 2NE1 (1.03 million likes)

1. “Fantastic Baby” by BIGBANG (1.47 million likes)

2016

5. “Call Me Baby” by EXO (1.25 million likes)

4. “Save Me” by BTS (1.31 million likes)

3. “Blood Sweat & Tears” by BTS (1.42 million likes)

2. “BANG BANG BANG” by BIGBANG (1.54 million likes)

1. “Fantastic Baby” by BIGBANG (1.85 million likes)

2017

5. “Not Today” by BTS (2.35 million likes)

4. “Dope” by BTS (2.59 million likes)

3. “Save Me” by BTS (2.79 million likes)

2. “Fire” by BTS (3.03 million likes)

1. “Blood Sweat & Tears” by BTS (3.27 million likes)

2018

5. “Fire” by BTS (4.87 million likes)

4. “Blood Sweat & Tears” by BTS (5.20 million likes)

3. “Fake Love” by BTS (5.86 million likes)

2. “DDU-DU DDU-DU” by BLACKPINK (6.23 million likes)

1. “DNA” by BTS (6.91 million likes)

2019

5. “Fake Love” by BTS (11.1 million likes)

4. “Kill This Love” by BLACKPINK (11.6 million likes)

3. “DDU-DU DDU-DU” by BLACKPINK (11.6 million likes)

2. “DNA” by BTS (11.9 million likes)

1. “Boy With Luv” by BTS ft. Halsey (13.6 million likes)

2020

5. “How You Like That” by BLACKPINK (14.0 million likes)

4. “Kill This Love” by BLACKPINK (14.0 million likes)

3. “DDU-DU DDU-DU” by BLACKPINK (14.3 million likes)

2. “DNA” by BTS (15.0 million likes)

1. “Boy With Luv” by BTS ft. Halsey (16.4 million likes)

To watch the progression of these most-liked MVs, check the video below: