The hit Korean girl group, 2NE1 which consist of Dara Park, Park Bom, Minzy and CL will be visiting the Philippines to do a live concert this coming May 2011. This will be held at at the Araneta Coliseum on May 15, 2011. No details on ticket prices yet.
Dara, or most popularly known as Sandara Park for her fans here in the Philippines, is a first runner up in that 2004 ABS-CBN reality show, Star Circle Quest, where she received a record setting 1,800,000 text votes. She released a self titled album in 2004 which is 2X Platinum back then. Sandara Park made a total of 6 movies, lots of TV shows and several endorsement during her stay in the Philippines. With the advent of many Pinoy Big Brother housemates especially a more talented, and also chinky-eyed Kim Chui, offers began to recede. Star Magic didn't offer her to renew her contract so she accepted to do a TV show with RPN9.
August 1, 2007, she decided to fly back to Korea because she doesn't receive any new project offer at all. The next day YG Entertainment offer her a contract, and the rest is history. Now, 2NE1 enjoyed commercial success for their song "Fire," "Lollipop," "You and I," "Try to Follow Me," and "Go Away" which achieved the #1 status in South Korea.