Best selling K-Pop groups on Oricon’s annual charts between 2009-2019

Chart rankings are based on physical album, single, DVD and Blu Ray sales.

2009 – TVXQ

$76.9 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #3

2010 – TVXQ

$112.1 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #2

2011 – KARA

$63.2 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #5

2012 – GIRLS’ GENERATION

$51.4 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #7

2013 – TVXQ

$34.4 million USD
Overall ranking: #6

2014 – TVXQ

$35.6 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #5

2015 – TVXQ

$26.4 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #4

2016 – BIGBANG

$33.1 million
Overall annual ranking: #6

2017 – BTS

$24.7 million USD
Overall ranking is not stated

2018 – BTS

$47 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #6

2019 – TWICE

$47.4 million USD
Overall annual ranking: #4

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