In addition to music show wins and music chart performance, CFs can also be a good indicator of an idol group’s popularity.
In fact, netizens recently discussed popular girl groups and their popularity with some of South Korea’s top brands. By comparing how many exclusive CF deals each girl group has signed for 2016, a post on Pann ranked the top ten most popular girl groups in terms of endorsements. The list has gained a lot of attention from netizens, with many praising the girls for their popularity.
10. SISTAR – 15 CFs
9. EXID – 17 CFs
8. 4MINUTE – 18 CFs
7. 2NE1 – 19 CFs
6. Apink – 20 CFs
5. AOA – 28 CFs
4. Wonder Girls – 32 CFs
3. miss A – 41 CFs
2. Girl’s Day – 46 CFs
1. Girls’ Generation – 49 CFs
Koreaboo has collected reactions from Netizens who commented on the original article from our Korean source. The below comments are the most popular comments at the time of this article being published.
- Damn there’s SNSD for you
- I never knew Girl’s Day did so many ads..
- 49 cfs by SNSD woah…
- I miss 2ne1 ㅠㅠㅠ I haven’t seen them in 2 years..
- Hyeri is mad carrying Girl’s Day these days