Total album sales ranking of K-Pop idols

Albums released in Korea and albums released overseas
Including solos and units
Total sales from debut date to July 2021

#1 BTS (debuted in 2013)
35,501,312 copies
87% of domestic album sales
13% of album sales in Japan

#2 EXO (debuted in 2012)
20,549,783 copies
96% of domestic album sales
4% of album sales in Japan

#3 NCT (NCT + NCT 127 + NCT Dream + WayV) (debuted in 2016)
13,953,303 copies
98% of domestic album sales
2% of album sales in Japan

#4 TVXQ (debuted in 2004)
11,421,478 copies
32% of domestic album sales
68% of album sales in Japan

#5 TWICE (debuted in 2015)
10,030,509 copies
65% of domestic album sales
35% of album sales in Japan

#6 Seventeen (debuted in 2015)
9,627,264 copies
83% of domestic album sales
17% of album sales in Japan

#7 SHINee (debuted in 2008)
7,834,866 copies
72% of domestic album sales
28% of album sales in Japan

#8 Super Junior (debuted in 2005)
7,469,285 copies
79% of domestic album sales
21% of album sales in Japan

#9 SNSD (debuted in 2007)
6,507,610 copies
60% of domestic album sales
40% of album sales in Japan

#10 H.O.T. (debuted in 1996)
6,057,000 copies
100% of domestic album sales

#11 BIGBANG (debuted in 2006)
5,771,137 copies
70% of domestic album sales
30% of album sales in Japan

#12 god (debuted in 1999)
5,168,000 copies
100% of domestic album sales

#13 GOT7 (debuted in 2014)
4,637,336 copies
90% of domestic album sales
10% of album sales in Japan

#14 KARA (debuted in 2007)
3,794,563 copies
16% of domestic album sales
84% of album sales in Japan

#15 Wanna One (debuted in 2017)
3,624,580 copies
100% of domestic album sales

#16 S.E.S (debuted in 1997)
3,579,859 copies
99% of domestic album sales
1% of album sales in Japan

#17 MONSTA X (debuted in 2015)
3,549,401 copies
73% of domestic album sales
27% of album sales in Japan

#18 BLACKPINK (debuted in 2016)
3,495,960 copies
95% of domestic album sales
5% of album sales in Japan

#19 Shinhwa (debuted in 1998)
3.43 million copies
100% of domestic album sales

#20 2PM (debuted in 2008)
3,401,167 copies
30% of domestic album sales
70% of album sales in Japan

#21 IZ*ONE (debuted in 2018)
3,033,257 copies
69% of domestic album sales
31% of album sales in Japan

#22 TXT (debuted in 2019)
2,714,303 copies
89% of domestic album sales
11% of album sales in Japan

#23 INFINITE (debuted in 2010)
2,633,706 copies
84% of domestic album sales
16% of album sales in Japan

#24 Stray Kids (debuted in 2018)
2,507,456 copies
96% of domestic album sales
4% of album sales in Japan

#25 Sechs Kies (debuted in 1997)
2.48 million copies
100% of domestic album sales

#26 Red Velvet (debuted in 2014)
2,147,826 copies
98% of domestic album sales
2% of album sales in Japan

original post: pann

1. [+112, -8] TWICE is crazyㅋㅋㅋㅋ

2. [+74, -6] Over 35 million copies, BTS is legendaryㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ

3. [+57, -7] TWICE..ㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ As expected

4. [+26, -1] No matter what you think of TWICE, they sold over 10 million copies… that’s crazy

5. [+23, -0] BTS sold 15 million copies 2 years ago, but the number has increased to 20 millionㅋㅋ

6. [+19, -0] BTS’ Korean albums alone surpassed 30 million copies

7. [+15, -2] TWICE is a girl group but they’re at the top.. daebak

8. [+14, -29] Wow NCT debuted in 2016, but they ranked 3rd.. NCT is the best

9. [+13, -1] TWICE is a legend among male idols.. 10 million copies

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