K-Pop Idol Groups: 10 Leaders and the Oldest Members

Follow the leader or the oldest member?

The usual stance is that the oldest member be the leader. This idea comes from the Korean culture’s way of thinking that you should respect your elder. Although this works out for most, we can’t guarantee that leadership comes with age. That’s why some of our favorite K-Pop groups have leaders who are no the oldest members.

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You’d think that with the age gap, there may be turmoil between the oldest member and the leader. Nope! We’ve collected a list of 10 idol groups who have different leaders and oldest members, but still the bromance/womance is strong.

Check out our list of 10 leaders and the oldest members that are overboard cute with their beautiful memberly love!

1. BTS

Leader: Rap Monster (1994) & Oldest Member: Jin (1992)

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Cosmic Bloom

2. BLOCK B

Leader: Zico (1992) & Oldest Member: TaeIl (1990)

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3. GOT7

Leader: JB (1994) & Oldest Member: Mark (1993)

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Bambitious

4. 2NE1

Leader: CL (1991) & Oldest Member: Bom (1984)

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5. BIG BANG

Leader: G-Dragon (1988) & Oldest Member: TOP (1987)

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Instiz

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SBS

6. Wonder Girls

Leader: YeEun (1989) & Oldest Member: YuBin (1988)

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7. WINNER

Leader: SeungYoon (1994) & Oldest Member: JinWoo(1991)

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Rain Forest

8. iKON

Leader: BI (1996) & Oldest Member: JinHwan (1994)

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YG Entertainment

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9. TWICE

Leader: JiHyo (1997) & Oldest Member: NaYeon (1995)

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Mnet

10. EXO

Leader: SuHo (1991) & Oldest Member: XiuMin (1990)

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