Why do K-pop groups like The Boyz, Loona and NCT have so many members?

//Why do K-pop groups like The Boyz, Loona and NCT have so many members?

Why do K-pop groups like The Boyz, Loona and NCT have so many members?

Blackpink have four members and BTS have seven. But Twice have nine, Golden Child have 10, The Boyz have 11, Loona and Iz*One each have 12, and Seventeen have 13.Why do some K-pop acts have so many members?It’s simple: having more members means more opportunities for K-pop groups, says Michelle Cho, an assistant professor in the department of East Asian Studies at the University of Toronto who researches collectivity and popular aesthetics in Korean film, media and popular culture.First, as K…

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