10. PSY – New Face
As one of the double title tracks on PSY’s 8th studio album, “New Face” garnered worldwide attention, and it shows in the view count! Fun fact: APINK’s Naeun made a cameo in this comedic music video.
9. EXO – Ko Ko Bop
EXO’s Ko Ko Bop MV recently celebrated hitting over 100 million views on YouTube, making it the 9th most watched K-Pop video in 2017. The reggae-infused K-Pop dance tune was certainly catchy and addictive!
8. Chanyeol & Punch – Stay With Me
EXO’s Chanyeol’s collaboration track with Punch for Goblin‘s original soundtrack got tons of views, thanks to Chanyeol’s immense popularity all over the world, and Goblin‘s monumental success..
7. BIGBANG – FXXK IT
BIGBANG’s “FXXK IT” was the lead single from their third Korean studio album and the last full album as the original five members before T.O.P’s enlistment for the Korean army.
6. TWICE – SignalTWICE’s mini album Signal was a big hit, not only because it was a highly anticipated first collaboration between the group and their producer Park Jin Young, but also due to the catchy melody and for their signature bubble pop sound.
5. BTS – Spring Day
BTS showed their growth and maturity with the release of sophisticated “Spring Day”. RM, SUGA, and Jin also participated in song producing, exhibiting their artistic creativity.
4. TWICE – KNOCK KNOCK
TWICE’s KNOCK KNOCK M/V is this year’s fourth most watched K-Pop music video, and the signature winter theme in the video was a big hit in early 2017 (and a good way to end the year too!)
3. BTS – Not Today
Based on a signature BTS hip-hop sound, this monster track became the third most watched K-Pop music video of 2017.
2. BTS – DNA
Thanks in part to the huge exposure afforded BTS by their Billboard award and AMA appearance, DNA became the second most watched K-Pop music video of 2017. This puts BTS in the unique position of having 3 of the top 10 most watch K-Pop videos of the year!
1. BLACKPINK – As If It’s Your Last
The most watched K-Pop music video of 2017 goes to BLACKPINK for their catchy track “As If It’s Your Last”. A mere 5 months after its release, the video is already looking to break the 200 million view mark. Also, this music video was so cool that it was featured in the Hollywood blockbuster, Justice League.