Kong Minzy (공민지; better known as Minzy) is a South Korean singer currently signed under Music Works. She was a member of the girl group 2NE1. She made her solo debut on April 17, 2017 with her first mini album Minzy Work 01 Uno.
In 2009, Minzy, alongside former labelmates CL, Dara, and Park Bom, debuted as members of 2NE1 with "Fire". Later that year, 2NE1 took a temporary hiatus as a group to release solo tracks, with Minzy and CL releasing "Please Don't Go" as a duo.
On April 5, 2016, it was announced that Minzy decided to not renew her contract with YG Entertainment and officially left the group and the agency on May 5, 2016.
2016-present: Solo career
In May 2016, Minzy signed with Music Works and began preparation for a solo album.
On January 17, 2017, Minzy was revealed as a cast member of the second season of Sister's Slam Dunk. The show aired its first broadcast on February 10, where Minzy was appointed as the main singer, lead dancer and choreographer for the second generation of Unnies and was later voted in as the leader of the group in the third episode. The same month, Minzy released her first solo single "I Want To Love" as part of the soundtrack of the MBC drama Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People. On April 3, Minzy announced that her debut solo mini-album Minzy Work 01 Uno will be released on April 17. The same day, she will hold her solo debut stage on The Show.
- Minzy Work 01 Uno (2017)
- "Rebel: Thief Who Stole the People OST Part 4" ("I Want To Love") (2017)