During a recent episode of a talkshow, 2NE1's Sandara Park talked about her life in the Philippines before joining YG Entertainment as a K-pop trainee.
She revealed that she moved to the Philippines as a fourth grader and lived their until her early twenties, reports Soompi.
“I spent all of my adolescence there,” Sandara Park said.
“I started [my career] there and was active as a celebrity but gave it all up so that I could be a trainee at YG,” she added.
The show's host, Jeon Hyun Moo, asks her, “Were you a popular singer there?”
“I wasn’t just popular, I caused a syndrome,” Sandara Park joked.