Even though she had her first taste of show business via the now defunct talent show Star Circle Quest in 2004, we can say Sandara Park’s official entry into international stardom actually started with her launch as a member of the highly successful K-pop group 2NE1 back in 2009. The group ended up becoming one of Korea’s best-selling girl groups of all time before they disbanded n 2016. Last May 16, Dara posted a congratulatory message to the band’s fans called Blackjacks, who are still active and even support their idols up to the present day.
She wrote: (translated from Korean)
“Happy 10th anniversary of my debut <3 congrats tuaeniwon 7 Blackjack <3 always thank you so much and I love you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
(P.S Recorded It’s over Now and it’s been a while :’() #10yearsWith2NE1