In K-Pop, groups have specific members assigned to different positions, and many of them are so good at what they do, they often get assigned a particular “main” position (main vocalist, dancer, etc). As groups are composed of many members, there are often a “vocal-line”, “dance-line” and the like, comprised of the group’s best singers and dancers respectively! So here are 20 groups with members who can easily pass as the next best dancers in the group, according to fans!
1. Red Velvet’s Irene
Famed for her visuals, Red Velvet‘s Irene is also known to be an amazing dancer! Arguably second to only Seulgi, Irene possesses great control and technique in executing all of the group’s powerful choreographies!
2. BLACKPINK’s Rosé
BLACKPINK‘s Rosé is a vocal goddess known for her incredibly unique vocals, but she’s an incredibly gifted dancer as well! As the lead dancer of the group, she’s powerful and smooth, hitting all the right moves, one after the other!
3. IZ*ONE’s Eunbi
IZ*ONE‘s Eunbi is the second main dancer of the group, alongside Chaeyeon! She exhibits a strong, yet fluid method of dancing, and she slays every single performance with her singing and dancing abilities!
4. ASTRO’s Moonbin
Alongside Rocky, ASTRO‘s Moonbin is the second main dancer of the group, and fans steadfastly believe that he’s definitely an amazing dancer, who this all the moves just right in his own style!
5. ITZY’s Ryujin
While ITZY‘s Yeji and Chaeryeong are most often see as the best dancers of the group, fans agree that ITZY, in general, is a hard group to make a choice from, because they’re all so good! Fans, however, concede that behind Yeji and Chaeryeong, Ryujin is definitely one of their technically superior dancers, and also one of the most well-defined styles!
6. EXO’s Lay
EXO is another group full of great dancers, but even the members all agree that Kai is their best dancer! Many fans, however, put Lay just behind Kai, and agree that Lay is an amazing dancer, very well deserving of his main dancer title!
7. Momoland’s JooE
Momoland‘s JooE is the lead dancer of the group, and many fans agree that after Jane, she’s the most skilled and fun dancer on stage there is!
8. (G)I-DLE’s Soyeon
While (G)I-DLE‘s Soojin is the group’s main dancer, fans believe that both Soojin and Soyeon are amazing dancers, simply exhibiting different dance styles! Soyeon serves as the group’s lead dancer, but with her skill, power and charisma, many believe she could be a main dancer too!
9. NCT Dream’s Jaemin/Jeno/Haechan
NCT Dream is a group chock-full of great dancers, and while all agree that Jisung is the most technically superior, most fans have their eyes on each of the boys because they’re all so good! As lead dancers, Jaemin and Jeno, in particular, have caught the eyes of many fans for their great yet different techniques; however, Haechan‘s skills also as a lead dancer is acknowledged by many!
10. BIGBANG’s G-Dragon
BIGBANG‘s main dancer and vocalist is Taeyang, but many VIPs agree that G-Dragon is definitely second in terms of skill and power! He has his own fluid style that he displays through their choreography, and fans love to see him dance!
11. iKON’s Ju-ne/Jinhwan
iKON‘s DK is the group’s main dancer, but fans believe that Ju-ne and Jinhwan, as the lead dancers, aren’t that far behind! They consider them to be amazing dancers, who execute each performance with amazing grace, power and style!
12. Girls’ Generation’s Sooyoung/Yuri/Yoona
Girls’ Generation‘s dance line is famous among fans and non-fans to be exceptional, with Hyoyeon widely regarded as their best dancer. After her, however, fans are conflicted among Sooyoung, Yuri and Yoona as the best dancer, as they each have their own styles and techniques that help them to execute choreography perfectly!
13. MAMAMOO’s Moonbyul/Wheein
As one of the dancers of MAMAMOO, many fans interchange Moonbyul and Wheein as the best dancers, because they each have their own way of bringing choreography to life! For some, it’s Wheein, while others think it’s Moonbyul, and this decision is a hard one because they’re both so good!
14. Oh My Girl’s Mimi
Oh My Girl‘s YooA and Mimi are both the main dancers of the group, but some fans believe YooA to be the more technically superior and versatile dancer among the two, putting her in the number 1 spot. Mimi, however, is also an incredibly gifted dancer, and proves it in every single one of their performances!
15. TWICE’s Mina/Jihyo
When it comes to TWICE, ONCEs unanimously agree that the best dancer of the group is definitely Momo! But when it comes to choosing the next best dancer, however, fans have been extremely conflicted, because when TWICE debuted, the next best dancer was widely regarded to be Mina, due to her long background as a ballet dancer and her fluid, agile moves. 5 years into their debut, while all the members have improved immensely, Jihyo has stolen the hearts of many with her strong, powerful dancing, and incredible stage presence, leaving fans in a conundrum about who their pick to be the next best dancer would be!
16. BTS’s Jimin
BTS is a group filled with incredible dancers, but ARMYs widely regard J-Hope to be the best dancer among the members! Having him cemented in first place, fans believe the next best dancer of the group to be Jimin, due to his incredible skill and refined technique that is aided by his background in dance, and finally, his incredible charisma as a performer also adds tremendously to his skillset onstage!
17. SHINee’s Key
SHINee‘s best dancer is famously regarded to be Taemin, but Key falls in just behind him as the next best dancer! He’s been widely regarded as one of the most well-rounded idols ever since his debut, and his incredible dancing is further supplemented by the fun and joy he exudes up onstage!
18. Apink’s Namjoo
Apink‘s Bomi is the group’s lightfooted main dancer, but Namjoo doesn’t fall far behind! She exudes a style and fluidity that comes packed with power, and she absolutely stands out in her dancing whenever she performs choreography!
19. NCT 127’s Mark/Johnny/Yuta/Jaehyun/Jungwoo
NCT 127 is a powerhouse of incredible dancers, and even though the main dancer is Taeyong, the other members are also incredibly gifted at dancing! In particular, Mark, Yuta, Johnny, Jaehyun and Jungwoo are more or less believed to be neck-to-neck in terms of skill, they each add their own twist and style to the choreography they execute, making fans even more confused as to who they would pick for the next best dancer title!
20. MONSTA X’s Hyungwon
MONSTA X‘s Shownu is the group’s main dancer, and fans believe Hyungwon falls just closely behind in terms of power, skill and energy! In each of their intricate choreographies, fans believe Hyungwon executes them the second-best as the lead dancer of the group, and fans love every minute of his performance!