In 2006, Bom began her music career with the single "Anystar" and a feature on two BIGBANG songs.
Following a few more featurings, she finally debuted officially in 2009 as the main vocalist of 2NE1.
Regardless of whatever other people think of Park Bom, I see her as a woman struggling to define herself, a good woman, who is under a lot of pressure, and I wish the best for her, good health and happiness.
I remember reading that Park Bom’s voice was well loved, although technically she may not be that great of a vocalist.
I never really listened to her, nor knew anything about her, and I had no such interest.
YG Entertainment, however, said that the group will continue as a trio.
"YG and the members promise to make a strong resolution for fans who have trusted 2NE1's music and waited.
On June 30 Korean media outlet KBS broke the story that 2NE1’s Park Bom had previously attempted to smuggle drugs into South Korea from the United States; Bom’s previous home.
YG Entertainment’s CEO Yang Hyun Suk has since released a personal statement in in Bom’s defence and explaining the reasoning behind the drug importation scandal.Yang Hyun-Suk, the CEO of the talent label that manages 2NE1, had released a statement defending Bom, who was not penalized after officials were provided with medical records and prescriptions for the investigation."While it’s become a situation where I have no choice but to reveal this, Park Bom had, until four years ago, continuously taken medication prescribed to her by an American university hospital," Yang said at the time.The two were also spotted at a posh resort in Morong, Bataan.Park, who left the Philippines Monday evening, did not post any photos of Bom's stay in the country on her Instagram account. I'm going back to Korea na pero i don't wanna say bye," Park wrote as the caption to a photo of her at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport.She did, however, share snaps of her visits to Enchanted Kingdom and Anvaya Cove. Bom has yet to update her social media accounts since June 2014.