Although there are many talented female vocalists in the K-pop industry, some have stood out among the rest.
In fact some of the top music companies in the country, including top agencies such as SM, YG, and JYP, recently participated in a survey to determine the top three young female singers right now. And although many names were mentioned, including Ailee, Lee Hi, SISTAR‘s Hyorin, and EXID‘s Solji, among others, the companies selected Girls’ Generation‘s Taeyeon, Apink‘s Eunji, and solo singer IU as the top three candidates, with Taeyeon ranking first and Eunji and IU tied for second.
1st Place – Taeyeon (19.44%)
2nd Place(T) – IU (11.11%)
2nd Place (T) – Eunji (11.11%)
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.
[+ 8784, – 676] A curious loss for Ailee, Yoonha and Son Seung Yeon
[+ 5691, – 248] Solji and Hyorin seems to get pushed over a bit by these three in their solos
[+ 3677, – 237] Tsk tks why is there a need to rank them..
[+ 3349, – 185] It’s not necessarily that they are the best singers but they are the most likable and the most discussed singers as solo artists.