2NE1 was a South Korean girl group formed by YG Entertainment in 2009. Their name means "a new evolution in the 21st century" according to their former agency. The groups final lineup was composed of CL, Bom, and Dara. Minzy, the youngest member, left the group on April 05, 2016.
2NE1 first appeared in public with BIGBANG in "Lollipop", a commercial campaign for the LG Lollipop phone. Since the release of their debut single "Fire" the girls rose to the top of the K-Pop scene. The signature song of 2NE1 is "I Am The Best", which was released in 2012.
On November 25, 2016 the group officially announced their disbandment. It further was revealed that although CL and Dara would remain signed to YG Entertainment, Bom did not have her contract renewed.
- Minzy (민지) - Rap, Vocals, Main Dance, Maknae
- Main article: 2NE1 discography
Awards and nominationsEdit
- Main article: 2NE1 awards and nominations
Until their disbandment, 2NE1 has won over forty music program awards, their first being one for "Fire" on SBS Inkigayo one week after thei debut on June 14, 2009. In addition 2NE1 recieved over sixty bigger awards such a several Artist Of The Year awards.
- ↑ "From ’21’ to ‘2NE1’, becoming the ‘new evolution in the 21st century’". YGLadies. April 02, 2009
- ↑ "Member Gong Minzy to leave 2NE1". Kpopherald. April 05, 2016
- ↑ "2NE1 Officially Disbands, YG Entertainment Renews Contracts With CL and Dara". Billboard. November 26, 2016