Jeon Jung-kook is oficially the most searched K-Pop idol in the world! Ranking 1st with 600,000 on the google search index, Jung Kook’ popularity continues in his social media world domination. Jung Kook is the youngest member of and vocalist in the South Koreanband BTS. He’s the main vocalist, composer, song writer, producer and has even directed for their highly successful “BE” album released in 2020.
BTS’ Jung Kook is a talented individual that earned him the “Golden” maknae title which he is living up to because he is good at everything he puts his hands on or tries.
In a 2019 survey conducted by Gallup Korea , Jungkook ranked as the third most-loved celebrity of the year in South Korea. He debuted on the list in 2016 at 20th, then ranked 17th in 2017, and then 8th in 2018.
In 2018, Jungkook placed first for 10 weeks in a row for magazine Hi China, under the most beloved celebrities list in China
Jung Kook is extremely popular on social media amongst fans. In December 2018, a video of him singing in the studio became the most retweeted tweet in South Korea that year. Various artists have cited him as an influence and role model, such as Kim Dong-han and Hyeongseop X Euiwoong.
Jung Kook’s popularity has earned him the nickname “Sold Out King” as items that he is seen using often sell out quickly. These include shoes, Downy fabric softener, wine, novels—namely I Decided to Live as Me by Kim Soo-hyun, which became a best-seller in both Korea and Japan—and Hanbok.
Jung Kook was 2019’s most-searched male K-pop idol on Google according to their mid-year chart. He topped the chart again in 2020, and was the most searched K-pop idol on YouTube in 2019 and 2020
On Tumblr, he ranked 1st in ‘Top K-Pop Stars’ for 3 consecutive years
In 2019 Jung Kon won the “Global Insragrammer” Award during the MTV Millenial Awards despite not having an individua account on the platform
On Twitter, he had the most retweeted tweet of 2019, and the 2nd most retweeted tweet of 2020. He is the only idividual with 4 tweets reaching 3 million likes
On TikTok his name “jungkook” has surpassed 55 billion views and he is the first and only individual to have this number, adding to the fact that he does not have an individual account on TikTok!
In March 2021, Jung Kook set a new all-time record for the most real-time viewers in V Live history when his solo live broadcast surpassed 22 million simultaneous viewers, he first broke the record in October 2018, when his broadcast surpassed 3.7 million viewers worldwide.
“GOOGLE KING JUNGKOOK” “5YearsGoogleKingJK” “MrWorldwideItBoyJk” are currently trending on twitter worldwide, as expected as ARMY celebrates our golden boy! Congratulations Jung Kook! We purple you