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Genre: k-indie

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K-indie music is a genre of independent music originating from South Korea. It is characterized by its unique blend of various genres such as rock, folk, and electronic music. The music is often characterized by its emotional and introspective lyrics, as well as its experimental sound. K-indie artists often have a DIY approach to their music, producing and distributing their work independently. The genre has gained popularity in recent years, with many artists gaining international recognition.

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Releases by year

Here you can see the popularity of K-indie genre over time. This graph shows albums and singles releases count by year and decade.

1970s 9
1977 1
1978 7
1979 1
1980s 24
1980 2
1981 2
1982 2
1983 1
1984 1
1986 4
1987 9
1989 3
1990s 101
1990 8
1991 5
1992 6
1993 7
1994 10
1995 7
1996 10
1997 14
1998 18
1999 16
2000s 455
2000 31
2001 36
2002 19
2003 43
2004 55
2005 70
2006 60
2007 44
2008 61
2009 36
2010s 2432
2010 79
2011 129
2012 150
2013 142
2014 154
2015 144
2016 237
2017 357
2018 491
2019 549
2020s 2629
2020 570
2021 600
2022 627
2023 658
2024 174
5650 releases

Popular k-indie Songs


Top New k-indie Songs of 2024


Most popular k-indie albums

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TEAM BABY
2017
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POWER ANDRE 99
2023
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꿈에서 걸려온 전화 A Call from My Dream
2020
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Busker Busker 1st
2012
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PLEASURES
2023
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Foggy
2024
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The Volunteers
2021
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How Deep Is Your Love
2024
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Harmony
2023
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사랑하기 때문에
1987
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Memoirs
2022
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Yearbook 2018
2019
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Deli Spice
1997
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Strange Weather
2014
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산울림 새 노래 모음 - 아니 벌써
1977
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Far From the Madding City
2019

k-indie music by decade

Explore k-indie history by listening to songs from every decade. Click on the decade to view songs.

2020s 2010s 2000s 1990s 1980s 1970s 1960s 1950s 1940s 1930s

List of k-indie artists

Here is a list of k-indie artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the k-indie genre. You can find out what k-indie genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 37 31837
2 44 49827
3 55 374929
4 49 184442
5 44 165078
6 38 62339
7 45 119233
8 44 140939
9 35 45389
10 43 186374
11 44 222239
12 32 56066
13 29 16863
14 32 18895
15 36 45718
16 30 25058
17 34 32236
18 33 30835
19 28 14942
20 34 14082
21 34 26479
22 42 25053
23 49 67719
24 31 38043
25 31 61806
26 43 72353
27 31 45419
28 30 20432
29 44 94334
30 45 40883
31 44 180803
32 28 24939
33 41 71944
34 38 34013
35 28 29207
36 41 30581
37 41 156111
38 36 79972
39 47 83829
40 36 53418
41 33 44254
42 35 30970
43 44 65136
44 44 106602
45 39 64698
46 32 31091
47 32 17091
48 31 36420
49 32 31808
50 33 8362
51 39 51597
52 42 51824
53 42 93438
54 31 49026
55 31 11219
56 40 81273
57 30 20994
58 32 28423
59 41 57660
60 40 30715
61 39 36578
62 28 17156
63 29 25364
64 30 10511
65 28 3905
66 38 22549
67 29 9913
68 35 21589
69 37 16913
70 36 59962
71 29 14404
72 35 82019
73 29 9489
74 27 21888
75 34 49966
76 32 48619
77 30 27930
78 33 23966
79 33 51074
80 28 12496
81 33 16922
82 32 26456
83 32 32336
84 32 24049
85 32 18271
86 31 8397
87 31 17239
88 30 7210
89 30 15204
90 30 16814
91 30 429
92 29 37082
93 29 16000
94 29 26008
95 29 33357
96 29 12305
97 29 14915
98 28 11999
99 28 18773
100 27 14506

k-indie playlist created by Chosic

Enjoy this playlist of popular k-indie music. We made this playlist using an algorithm created by our team.