While the number seven is considered to be a lucky number in Korea as well as in many parts of the world, its significance in K-pop group line-ups is not just a matter of luck. Aside from the undeniable effort they put into their music, these idol groups share a strong bond that makes each and every one of them special.
Sliding between goofiness and charisma, here are seven OT7 groups that have charmed us. (In no particular order!)
Over the past four years, the members haven’t hesitated to display their brotherly love for one another. Their genuine feelings can be seen in the way they celebrate each other’s birthdays, how they cheer for each other’s individual projects, and the way they showcase their admiration for each other, especially during special occasions.
With their name literally meaning “7 people that GOT luck,” the members also know how to successfully brighten our lives with their dorky attitudes. It goes without saying that they are living memes, entertaining us through their variety shows and their constant teasing of each other.
3. Block B
It is no mystery that Seven Seasons’ boy group is known for adopting dark concepts. However, beyond the bad boy image portrayed through their music, they are care-free onscreen. In fact, the idol group does not refrain from showing their extra side on variety and live shows, catching their audience off guard every single time.
4. MONSTA X
On top of their captivating music, splendid choreographies, and their outstanding presence in the K-pop scene, the seven-member group has another feature that warms our hearts: their beautiful personalities. Off stage, the members are filled with explosive charms and are all very caring – if you haven’t yet seen the clip where they interact with little kids, you’re missing out.
If these seven dazzling men are known for anything, it’s without a doubt their incomparable sync when performing their choreography. This characteristic showcases their strong unity as a team, and definitely makes them one of the best live performers in the industry!
YG’s boy group has definitely left its own mark on the scene with their full-on swag. From the leader to the maknae, each member has their own unique way of showing off how cool they are, sometimes doing it even in a rebellious way.
Born to beat with their powerful visual game and amazing vocals, these seven fellows are well known for one thing that everyone agrees with: their humor. Indeed, this boy group is not afraid to let loose with their hilarious facial expressions or silly reactions for the sake of pure fun.
Hey Soompiers, which seven-member groups are your favorites and why? Let us know in the comments below!
Esmee L. is a Moroccan lively dreamer, writer, and Hallyu enthusiast.