The end of the year is here and TIME Magazine has put out a list of the best K-Pop songs and albums of 2020. It’s been one of the roughest years for the world, but one of the most monumental for K-Pop. These songs and albums were chosen because of their sheer brightness in the dark of a depressing year.

Songs

  • “Answer” by ATEEZ

  • “Nonstop” by Oh My Girl

  • “Home;run” by SEVENTEEN

  • “Maria” by Hwasa

  • Dumhdurum” by APink

  • “Daisy” by PENTAGON

  • “Lovesick Girls” by BLACKPINK

  • “La Di Da” by EVERGLOW

  • “Not Shy” by ITZY

  • “Kick It” by NCT 127

 

Albums

  • Map of the Soul: 7 by BTS

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  • Dystopia: The Tree of Language by Dreamcatcher

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  • In Life by Stray Kids

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  • BLOOM*IZ by IZ*ONE

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  • Never Gonna Dance Again: Act 2 by Taemin

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  • All About Luv by MONSTA X

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  • Eyes Wide Open by TWICE

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  • Super One by SuperM

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  • 回: Walpurgis Night by GFriend

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  • The Book of Us: The Demon by DAY6

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