Hint: the No.1 male and female Korean star are both from the same company!
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19 Apr 2017 - 1:20 PM  UPDATED 19 Apr 2017 - 1:20 PM

A number Korean entertainers and artists have large followings in China, and thanks to a new ranking from Powerstar, we now know who the most popular Korean star according to Chinese Audiences!

For the month of February, the top three spots were occupied by EXO members SehunChanyeol, and Baekhyun, followed by actors Kim SoohyunLee Jongsuk, and Song Joogki. At the tail end of the top 10, singer Hwang Chiyeul and BIGBANG leader G-Dragon also managed to make it into the list, coming in at No.7 and No.8 respectively.

Here's the top 10 most popular male Korean stars in China for February 2017:

1. EXO's Sehun
2. EXO's Chanyeol
3. EXO's Baekhyun
4. Kim Soohyun
5. Lee Jongsuk
6. Song Joongki
7. Hwang Chiyeul
8. BIGBANG's G-Dragon
9. Nam Joohyuk
10. Ji Changwook

For the most popular Korean female entertainers, topping the list is f(x)'s Krystal, followed by Girls' Generation's Yoona and IU. Notably, three members of T-ara managed to make the top 10, as well as Jessica Jung and "Running Man's" Song Ji Hyo.

Here's the top 10 most popular female Korean stars in China for February 2017:

1. f(x) Krystal
2. Girls' Generation's Yoona
3. IU
4. T-ARA's Hyomin
5. T-ARA's Jiyeon
6. Jun Ji Hyun
7. Song Hye Kyo
8. Song Ji Hyo
9. T-ARA's Soyeon
10. Jessica Jung

Moving onto March, the male entertainer list saw a bit of shuffling about, with Hwang Chiyeul moving up to the No.2 spot and G-Dragon slipping down to No.10. The list also saw two new entries for March, with Dimash and Lee Kwangsoo managing to make the cut.

Here's the top 10 most popular male Korean stars in China for March 2017:

1. EXO's Sehun
2. Hwang Chiyeul
3. EXO's Baekhyun
4. EXO's Chanyeol
5. Dimash
6. Kim Soohyun
7. Song Joongki
8. Lee Jongsuk
9. Lee Kwangsoo
10. BIGBANG's G-Dragon

And as for the female Korean entertainers in March, there were no new entries but a heap of shuffling did occur within the top 10, though Krystal remains at the No.1 spot!

Here's the top 10 most popular female Korean stars in China for March 2017:

1. f(x)'s Krystal
2. IU
3. T-ARA's Hyomin
4. Girls' Generation's Yoona
5. T-ARA's Jiyeon
6. T-ARA's Soyeon
7. Jessica Jung
8. Song Hye Kyo
9. Jun Ji Hyun
10. Song Jihyo


 

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