Whether you’re looking for something easy to listen to while studying or relaxing, or need some hype music to sing along with, instrumental and karaoke versions of K-Pop songs are really useful! Several of the songs on this list are the official instrumental versions, but others were created by talented musicians all on their own. Check out these 20 beautiful instrumental wonders!
1. “DDU-DU DDU-DU” by BLACKPINK
This video has “easy” lyrics to help you sing along even if you’re not fluent in Korean!
2. “Whistle” by BLACKPINK
This pleasant, aesthetic song is even moreso in its instrumental form.
3. “Love Scenario” by iKON
“Love Scenario” is just as iKONic and pretty in its instrumental form as it is in its normal form!
4. “Stay” by BLACKPINK
The soft, soothing sounds of “Stay” are perfect for studying or just hanging out.
5. “Epiphany” by BTS
This gorgeous cover played on the piano and cello is everything you could dream of. These “Piano Guys” are so talented!
6. “Psycho” by Red Velvet
While the gorgeous vocals of the original “Psycho” are something to be missed, this instrumental version is beautiful as well.
7. “Breathe” by Lee Hi
You can pretend you’re as talented as Lee Hi herself with this karaoke version of her iconic song.
8. “Save Me” by BTS
Jun Curry Ahn takes it a step further by not only playing this song on violin, but dancing as well!
9. “WANNABE” by ITZY
Feel the girl power oozing from even the instrumental version of this recent bop!
10. “Blood Sweat & Tears” by BTS
The incredibly talented Clara Melody plays this beautiful instrumental on a guzheng, a traditional Chinese string instrument!
11. “Cheer Up” by TWICE
Cheer yourself up with this sweet, bubbly instrumental you can sing along with!
12. “HIP” by MAMAMOO
You may not have as much swag and charisma as these ladies, but you can at least pretend!
13. “Black Swan” by BTS
This orchestral version of BTS’s legendary new song is absolutely stunning.
14. “Way Back Home” by Shaun
This original version of this is already a soft, pretty, soothing melody, and the instrumental version is even moreso!
15. “Boombayah” by BLACKPINK
This might not be the most relaxing instrumental, but it can help you get hyped up on a blah day!
16. “ON” by BTS
There are so many talented pianist K-Pop fans, and Pianella Piano is one of them!
17. “Fancy” by TWICE
Make yourself feel fancy with the help of this pretty instrumental!
18. “Don’t Wanna Cry” by SEVENTEEN
Do your best not to get emotional with this stunning piano version of this classic hit.
19. “Spring Day” by BTS
Speaking of emotional… Good luck making it through this beautiful piano version of “Spring Day”.
20. 1 Hour Piano Collection
If you want a whole playlist of instrumentals for studying, this video has you covered.