The Brief: The leader of a K-pop group is typically the eldest member. They act as a spokesperson at public events.


A leader is an individual in a K-pop group who is a usually a spokesperson for the group.

Typically, this member is the eldest member of the group, but this is not always the case.

The leader position is not the same as lead vocalist or lead dancer. It is possible for K-pop members to hold multiple positions in a band.

In BTS, RM is the leader and main rapper.