2NE1 Park Bom 2013 Picture and Profile

2en1 Park Bom (Korean: 박봄) (born March 24, 1984), is a South Korean idol singer. Born in Seoul, South Korea, she eventually moved to the United States where she learned English. She is currently a member and main vocalist of girl-group 2NE1 which is signed to YG Entertainment. Starting in 2006, Park recorded with labelmates Big Bang, Lexy, Masta Wu and starred with Lee Hyori in her CF, “Anystar” as a co-actress.

Stage Name : Park Bom (박봄)
Birth Name : Park Bom (박봄)
Nick Name(s) : Bom, Bommie, Bom Bom, Jenny Park, CornBom, Bomtaro
Date of birth : March 24, 1984
Place of birth : South Korea
Height : 165 cm
Blood Type : AB
Position : Main Vocalist
Occupations : Singer, Actress
Associated acts : 2NE1

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Early life
Park Bom was born in Seoul, South Korea as a second daughter. Park Bom’s sister is Park Go Eun who is a cellist. In 6th grade, she left Korea by herself to study abroad in the United States. She graduated from high school through Gould Academy in Bethel,
ME and enrolled into Lesley University with a major in psychology. As a high school student, she acquired admiration for music through Mariah Carey.

“I would listen to Mariah Carey’s songs during lunch and even forget to eat” she stated on a talk show. She wanted to pursue it as a career however, her parents disallowed her to do so. With encouragement from her aunt, she secretly transferred to Berklee College of Music to pursue her music career.

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2005–2008: Career beginnings 
 Park Bom auditioned to become a singer at YG Entertainment, but was rejected multiple times. After three years, she was finally accepted and immediately became a trainee. She starred in two of Big Bang’s three earliest singles in the songs “We Belong Together” and “Forever With You”. Bom also collaborated with Lexy and Red Roc with “Baby Boy” and “Along My Way”, respectively.

She also starred in a Samsung Anycall Music Video Commercial alongside famous Korean pop singer Lee Hyori, recording her own version of the Anycall “Anystar” song featuring fellow label mates, G-Dragon and Gummy.[citation needed] Later in 2008, she starred as the lead actress in Kim Ji Eun’s music video, “Tell Me Once More”.

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2NE1 Dara 2013 Picture and Profile

2en1 Sandara Park (Korean: 박산다라; born November 12, 1984), better known as Dara (Korean: 다라), is a South Korean idol singer, dancer, actress, television host, model and the older sister of MBLAQ member Cheondung. She is best known as being a member and the director of communications of the South Korean girl group 2NE1.

 However, she first gained major popularity on ABS-CBN’s Star Circle Quest during her stay in the Philippines. Her younger brother, Park Sang-Hyun, better known as Cheondung, is a member of boy band MBLAQ under J. Tune Entertainment, a subsidiary of JYP Entertainment. Dara released her first digital single “Kiss” in 2009 and it was included as the 9th track in 2NE1’s first studio album To Anyone in 2010.

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Stage Name : Dara (다라)
Birth Name : Sandara Park (박산다라)
Nick Name(s) : Dara, Sandy, Krung-Krung, Darong, SanTokki, DaRabbit
Date of birth : November 12, 1984
Place of birth : Busan

Height : 162 cm
Blood Type : A
Position : Vocalist
Occupations : Singer, Actress, Director of Communications, Dancer,Television Host, Model
Associated acts : 2NE1
Siblings : Thunder (MBLAQ)

Early Life
Sandara Park was born in Busan, South Korea. When she was 10 years old, Park’s family moved to the Philippines to start a trading business.
2004–2007: Career beginnings
During one of her school activities, Park met Pauleen Luna, a former talent of ABS-CBN Corporation Channel 2’s Talent Center, in 2004. She encouraged the shy Sandara to audition for Star Circle Quest, the network’s attempt of a reality-based talent search. Over the course of the season, Park escaped elimination several times, eventually reaching the final ten contestants.

Her Korean ethnicity resulted in some trouble with the daily exercises set by the panel of Filipino judges. During the last elimination round (in which only five people advanced), Park collected approximately 500,000 text votes. She eventually finished in second place behind champion Hero Angeles.[5] Park joined ABS-CBN’s entertainment stable called Star Magic in the wake of her success in the show, with her projects ranging from commercial endorsements to television appearances. She starred in her first movie Bcuz Of U (2004), a three-story movie. She acted alongside Hero Angeles, and Filipino actors Kristine Hermosa and Heart Evangelista.

Park won “Best New Actress”, her first acting award, in the 21st Philippine Movie Press Club Star Awards. Park and Angeles launched their first solo movie, Can This Be Love (2005) which reportedly grossed almost 100 million pesos. Park was also nominated for “Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Musical or Comedy)” at the 2006 Golden Screen Awards. Her third movie in the country was D’ Lucky Ones (2006) wherein she was paired with co-SCQ alumnus, Joseph Bitangcol due to Angeles’ decision to retire from show business.

2NE1 CL 2013 Picture and Profile

2en1 CL (Korean: 이채린; Lee Chae-lin; born February 26, 1991) is a South Korean idol singer, rapper, dancer and song-writer. She was born in Seoul, South Korea, and spent much of her early life in Japan and France where she learned English, French, and Japanese. In 2009, she debuted along with YG Entertainment label mates Sandara Park, Minzy, and Park Bom as 2NE1.

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CL has worked with Big Bang, Uhm Jung Hwa, YMGA, and Teddy Park. With 2NE1, she has released two extended plays, 2NE1 and 2NE1 2nd Mini Album, and one full length album, To Anyone, along with their Japanese releases. Her duet song with fellow member Minzy, “Please Don’t Go,” peaked at number 6 on the monthly Gaon Chart on November 2009.

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Stage Name : CL
Birth Name : Lee Chae Rin (이채린)
Chinese Name : Zhai Lin (債潾)Nick Name(s) : Baddest Female in Seoul City
Date of birth : February 26, 1991
Place of birth : Seoul
Height : 162 cm

Blood Type : A
Position : Leader, Main Rapper, Vocalist
Occupations : Rapper, Singer, Dancer
Associated acts : 2NE1

Early life
CL, also known as Lee Chaelin or Faith Lee [English name] was born in Seoul, South Korea. Due to her father’s occupation as a physics professor, she moved around as a child. She has lived in France and Japan. There, she learned English, French and Japanese.[4] CL was once a trainee under JYP Entertainment, where she befriended Wonder Girls’ Sohee and Yeeun, 2pm’s Jun. K and solo artist Jay Park, Secret’s Zinger and Miss A’s Min. When CL was a teenager, her family took permanent residence again in South Korea.

2007–2008: Career beginnings
CL’s first feature on a song recording was Big Bang’s “Intro (Hot Issue)” in 2007. Later that year, she had her first stage debut at Seoul Broadcasting System’s Music Awards alongside her label mates at YG Entertainment.[citation needed] Her first credited appearance in a song was in 2008, with Uhm Jung Hwa’s “DJ,” in which she rapped. CL also appeared on YMGA’s track “What” as part of the YG Family.

2009–present: 2NE1 
 YG Entertainment announced that the new group would consist of four members and debut sometime in May 2009.[6] The company stated that the group had trained for four years, and that their debut album would contain songs produced by 1TYM’s leader, Teddy Park and G-Dragon of Big Bang. The group’s name was initially announced as “21”; however, due to the discovery of a singer with the same name, the group was renamed “2NE1”, which “NE” is the abbreviation of “New Evolution”. CL was placed in 2NE1 as the leader, alongside Bom, Minzy and Sandara Park. The group collaborated with label-mate senior Big Bang for the song “Lollipop”. The song gained immediate success, but questions were still raised as to whether the group could survive on its own.

2NE1 Minzy 2013 Picture and Profile

Gong Minji (born January 18, 1994), more commonly known as 2en1 Minzy (Korean: 민지), is a South Korean idol singer, rapper and dancer. She was born in Seoul. In 2009, she debuted along with YG Entertainment label mates CL, Sandara Park and Park Bom as 2NE1. Her duet song with CL, “Please Don’t Go,” peaked at number 6 on the monthly Gaon Chart in November 2009. With 2NE1, she has released two extended plays, 2NE1 and 2NE1 2nd Mini Album, and one full length album, To Anyone, along with their Japanese releases.

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Stage Name : Minzy (민지)
Birth Name : Gong Min Ji (공민지)
Chinese Name : Min Zhi (敏知)
Date of birth : January 18, 1994
Place of birth : Seoul
Height : 161 cm
Blood Type : O
Position : Main Dancer, Lead Vocalist, Rapper
Occupations : Singer, Dancer, Rapper
Associated acts : 2NE1

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Early life
Minzy was born in Seoul, South Korea, but moved to Gwangju shortly thereafter where she participated in many dance contests and competitions during her younger years. Minzy is the granddaughter of Gong Okjin, a legendary folk dancer in South Korea. Minzy was discovered by YG Entertainment through a video uploaded on the internet, which showed her dancing.
The video got many hits and praises for her ability to dance. Because of her rising popularity through the internet, YG contacted and recruited her, after which she became a trainee in the entertainment company. On July 16, 2009 it was revealed that she dropped out from high school and will be focusing on her music work with 2NE1.

2009–present: 2NE1
YG Entertainment announced that the new group would consist of four members and debut sometime in May 2009. The company stated that the group had trained for 4 years and that their debut album would contain songs produced by 1TYM’s leader, Teddy Park and G-Dragon of Big Bang. The group’s name was initially announced as “21”; however, due to the discovery of a singer with the same name, the group was renamed “2NE1”, which “NE” is the abbreviation of “New Evolution”.

Minzy was placed in 2NE1 as the main dancer, alongside CL, Sandara Park and Park Bom. They debuted in 2009 with “Lollipop,” a collaboration with label mates Big Bang, when Minzy was only fifteen years old. The song reached number one on the Gaon Charts, but questions were raised about whether the group could survive on its own.[3] In May the same year, the group had their official debut with the single “Fire,” that reached #1 again along with follow-up promotional single “I Don’t Care.” The mini-album 2NE1 went on to sell over 100,000 copies in that year.

After initial success with 2NE1, the group went on a temporary year-long hiatus with each member releasing their own singles. Dara released “Kiss,” Bom released “You and I,” and CL and Minzy released “Please Don’t Go.” The song was the lowest performing of the three solo singles but still managed to chart at number six on the monthly charts. After all the members released individual singles, the band released “Follow Me” which landed at number one for the week of February 13.