The leader of 2ne1 is CL. CL’s real name is Lee Chae-rin and she started out as the leader of the famous KPOP group 2ne1. Even though she was born in South Korea, she spent a lot of growing up years in France and in Japan. She was a trainee of JYP Entertainment before she was signed up by YG.
She and the rest of the group members experienced popularity and fame while they were still together but since the members of the group started having different priorities, they officially disbanded in the year 2016. She is currently trying her luck to become even more popular in the US.