It’s getting close to the end of 2020, so it’s a good time to look back at what have been some of the most popular K-Pop music videos of the year.
Fans often show their love for an artist by streaming their MVs on YouTube, but another good measure of a song’s success is the amount of likes that it receives over time on the platform as well.
Here are the top 17 most-liked K-Pop female artist MVs of 2020 so far!
17. “Who Dis?” by Secret Number
Released on May 19, Secret Number’s debut song “Who Dis?” has done incredibly well, now at 1.31 million likes and also 32.3 million views!
16. “LA DI DA” by EVERGLOW
EVERGLOW fans have showed their love for the group with their latest song, released on September 21, with 1.35 million likes and also 70.5 million views!
15. “Aya” by MAMAMOO
MAMAMOO’s full-group comeback was long awaited since their his single “Hip” that was released last year, and they didn’t disappoint! Released on November 3, “AYA” so far has 1.68 million likes and 27.4 million views.
14. “What You Waiting For” by Somi
Somi’s first comeback as a solo artist has been really successful so far! “What You Waiting For” was released on July 22, and has 1.94 million likes as well as 34.2 million views.
13. “Black Mamba” by aespa
SM Entertainment‘s newest girl group has already taken the world by storm, as evidenced by the performance of “Black Mamba” on YouTube. Released on November 17, it already has 1.98 million likes and 59.4 million views.
12. “Oh My God” by (G)I-DLE
(G)I-DLE’s mid-year comeback was unique and creative, and fans clearly enjoyed it based on the MV’s data! Released on April 6 it has 2.02 million likes and 121.7 million views.
11. “DUN DUN” by EVERGLOW
This rookie group has really set the bar high with two of its songs ending up high on this list! Released on February 3, “DUN DUN” has 2.74 million likes as well as 170.9 million views.
10. “Not Shy” by ITZY
Yet another rookie group that’s showing immense promise, ITZY’s latest single has also had a lot of success since it came out this summer on August 17! It’s currently at 2.85 million likes and 119.3 million views.
9. “Monster” by Red Velvet’s Irene & Seulgi
Red Velvet’s first sub-unit was very highly anticipated, and because of both that and the quality of the song itself, it has done incredibly well. Released on July 6, it has 2.95 million likes as well as 73.8 million views.
8. “I Can’t Stop Me” by TWICE
TWICE’s latest song came out only a month ago on October 26, but it’s already skyrocketed in likes and views, which isn’t too surprising given their popularity! “I Can’t Stop Me” has 3.60 million likes and 144.4 million views.
7. “WANNABE” by ITZY
ITZY’s early-year release also has been very successful. Released on March 9, “WANNABE” currently has 3.63 million likes and 240.3 million views.
6. “More & More” by TWICE
TWICE’s summer hit, released on June 1, is further proof of their success as a group, with 4.35 million likes and 212.4 million views.
5. “Maria” by Hwasa
Hwasa proved just how incredibly talented she is, both in a group as well as solo, with this massively successful hit released on June 29. Between both uploads on YouTube, the video has 4.39 million likes and 128.9 million views.
4. “Eight” by IU ft. Suga
IU’s collaboration with BTS‘s Suga seems to have been a great idea for both of them, considering how well this song has done! Released on May 6, the MV has 4.81 million likes and 105.0 million views.
3. “Lovesick Girls” by BLACKPINK
As the title track on BLACKPINK’s first full-length album, it’s no surprise that “Lovesick Girls” has been a huge hit since it came out on October 1! It’s currently at 10.86 million likes and 266.9 million views.
2. “Ice Cream” by BLACKPINK & Selena Gomez
BLACKPINK’s late-summer hit with Selena Gomez was also extremely popular, and rightfully so! Released on August 27, it has 14.81 million likes and 418.2 million views.
1. “How You Like That” by BLACKPINK
And finally, the most-watched female artist song of the year is also the most-liked, which is unsurprising given that it’s BLACKPINK@ “How You Like That” came out on June 26, and since then it has gained 17.88 million likes and 666.8 million views.