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EXO Named The Nation's Top Celebrity On Forbes Korea While Other Hallyu Stars Rank In '30 Under 30'

By Lai Frances | February 26, 2016 10:48 AM EST

As the Forbes annual 30 Under 30 list may be a goal for some, but Forbes Korea revealed which artist became the nation's top influencial celebrity.

Considering their media exposure, talent, television appearances, media exposure and earned sales, EXO was given the title as the Nation's Top Celebrity for the second year in a row on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016.

However, actors Yoo Ah In and Girl's Day member Hyeri ranked second and third respectively on Forbes' Korea's llist.

In addition, fellow hallyu stars like G-Dragon, Kim Soo Hyun, and Choi Siwon managed to snag a spot on Forbes' Asia's 30 Under 30 list.

With the list divided into 10 categories including entertainment and sports, health care and science, and social entrepreneurs, the three Korean celebrities ranked under the entertainment sector of the list on Wednesday, Feb. 24.

Tagged :  EXO, G-Dragon, Hyeri, Siwon, Kim Soo Hyun

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