Wonder Girls Are Korea’s Favourite Singers For 2nd Consecutive Year

The Wonder Girls has once again emerged as Korea’s favourite singer in 2008. Big Bang made it a 1-2 finish for WonderBang lovers with second place.

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Gallup Korea did a survey from June to November on 4,330 Koreans, aged 13 to 59, on Singer you like best with the results released on 16th December.

The Wonder Girls emerged No.1 for the survey under the group category with 22.2% of votes going to them. They had also topped the survey when Gallup Korea did the same survey last year. This has made them the best-liked singers among Koreans for two consecutive years. Big Bang followed closely behind in the survey at No.2 with 21.2% of the votes while trot singer Jang Yoon Jung was 3rd with 9.9%. So Nyeo Shi Dae was 4th with 7.8% while Lee Hyori rounded up the top 5 with 6.5%. Strangely enough, apart from Lee Hyori who replaced SG Wannabe, their rankings was the same as last year.

Nobody also emerged as Song of the Year with 11.4% of votes won. Big Bang came in second with Haru Haru (9.3%). So Hot was 3rd with 5.5.%.

credit: sookyeong@wordpress.com (news source)


38 thoughts on “Wonder Girls Are Korea’s Favourite Singers For 2nd Consecutive Year

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  2. Yay! That’s so cool. I’m even surprised that Yoon Jung is there. I love her, too, but considering she’s up against idols, that’s pretty amazing!!

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  4. WG are unstoppable!
    omo WonderBang pawns last year and this year too.
    2009,here they come!

  5. they are winning everything with big bang
    but what i want isn’t just the honour
    i want a special stage. HAHA ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€

  6. 2008 is definitely a WONDER year!!
    i’m proud to be a Wonderful.. =)
    Wonder Girls deserved all the best in this world!!

    and yeah for WONDERBANG!! ^^

  7. The wonder girls are the best! i’m so proud to be a wonderful… they have totally improved this year, compared to last year, they have acomplished so much more! 2009 will be even better, lets all pray for their health and success!!! WONDER GIRLS AND WONDERFULS HWAITING!!!

  8. congrats to the girls! what a great year. can’t wait for next year! im sure they’ll dominate 2009 as well. so proud to be a wonderful ๐Ÿ™‚

    WONDERBANG!!! my two favorite groups โค this hella made my day =D theyre the two hottest groups right now and im my opinion they forever will be! wonderbang fighting!

  9. Holy !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    The girls definately OWNED it this time.
    Favorite singers of 2007? Nothing surprising.
    Favorite of 2008? Again nothing surprising
    Nobody favorite song of 2008? Well I’d be damned if it was anything else!
    2008 was definately their year.
    I can’t even count all the awards they’ve gotten this year!
    I’m so incredibly proud of them!
    They’ve definately deserved it and I’m so glad people realize that!
    I am mildly surprised that DBSK wasn’t on the list..
    But anywho, I can only hope taht 2009 will bring more for the girls.
    Damn I love these girls! They are the BEST!
    Oh and that picture is adorable. xD


  10. no one can resist to love WG
    yeah..This pool proved our girls like by all generation and both genders..
    JYP achieved his mission..he wanted a group that was young but appealed to all ages with music and dance.. that’s WG
    fighting <33

  11. this proves that wonder girls has a wide range of fans, not only teens and children but adults too! they are Korea’s little sister, and they deserve that title! proud being a wonderful!!! WONDER GIRLS AND WONDERFULS HWAITING!!!

  12. the girls rock this year!!!!!!!! happy that the general public recognizes how awesome they are. (surprised not to see DBSK on there, i would think their mass of fans would give them some high %? ) oh well. wonderbang once again!!!

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