Article: Top 10 Lesser-Known K-Pop Groups You Should Add To Your Playlist

With its addictive tunes, fantastic choreography, and breathtaking visuals, K-Pop has become a worldwide phenomenon, with several groups reaching international success and having legions of devoted fans. While there are many well-known K-Pop groups, there are also numerous lesser-known groups worth listening to. This article will expose you to 10 such groups that you should add to your playlist right now.

1. ONF

ONF (On and Off) is a six-member boy band that debuted in 2017. Their intricate dancing and sweet vocals are well-known. Their music is a blend of Electronic, Pop, and R&B elements. See what they are all about by listening to their songs "Beautiful Beautiful" and "We Must Love."

2. VeriVery

VeriVery is a seven-member boy band that debuted in 2019. They are widely known for their dreamlike tone and otherworldly voices. Their music is a blend of Pop and Electronic with Rock elements. Check out "Ring Ring Ring" and "From Now" to get a sense of what they are all about.

3. Dreamcatcher

Dreamcatcher is a seven-member girl group from 2017. They are well-known for their distinct mix of Rock and Pop music genres. Their music videos are dark and intense which is complimented by their striking tone. Most of their songs are lively and dynamic. Their song “BOCA” got them trending on Reels and TikTok for Dami’s (Rapper) verse,  “Hold up, I’m a geek, the big paradox.”

4. Weeekly

Weeekly is a seven-member girl group from 2020. They are renowned for their upbeat and energetic pop music, which frequently includes catchy hooks and humorous lyrics. Their music videos are also filled with vivid and exciting images, making them enjoyable to watch and listen to. "After School" was their most recent hit.


DONGKIZ is a five-member boy group from 2021. They are well-known for their lively and energetic music, which incorporates elements of Pop and Hip-Hop genre. Their songs are frequently upbeat and joyful, making them an excellent addition to any playlist. One intriguing fact about one of this group's vocalists, Park Jae-chan, is that he starred in the popular boy's love series "Semantic Error."


ONEUS is a six-member boy band that made its debut in 2019. In their music videos, they are renowned for their powerful vocals, dazzling dancing, and a sophisticated storyline. Their music combines elements of Pop, Hip-Hop, and Rock genres to create a distinct sound that is both catchy and memorable.


GWSN (Gongwon Sonyeo or Girls in the park), a girl group with seven members, debuted in 2018. They are distinguished for their dreamy and ethereal sound, combining Pop and Electronic music with R&B and Hip-Hop influences. Their music is generally filled with lush orchestration and lovely harmonies, making it a joy to listen to.

8. Rocket Punch

Rocket Punch, a six-member girl group, made its debut in 2019. They are well-known for their bright, spirited pop music, which frequently includes enticing tunes and alluring dancing routines. Their music videos are also full of lively and whimsical imagery, making them a joy to watch.

9. CIX

CIX is a five-member boy band that made its debut in 2019. They are prominent for their dynamic dance routines and their sweet and soulful vocals. Their music incorporates Pop, R&B, and Hip-Hop genres to create a sensual and sophisticated sound.

10. OnlyOneOf

OnlyOneOf is a six-member boy band that made its debut in 2019. They are popular for their experimental and genre-bending music, which incorporates Pop, R&B, and Electronic elements. Their songs frequently tackle issues of love and relationships, but from a distinct and creative perspective. The group gained notoriety for the sensual music "Libido" and the choreography and lyrics they created for it.