Korean singer who achieved great popularity with ballads on albums like 1999's I Believe, 2003's This Time and 2009's Dazzle. She has also hosted her own radio show on KBS 2FM.
She won a singing contest performing Yoo Jae Ha's "Saranghagi Ttaemune" in 1995. Her first single was released four years later.
She won Mnet Asian Music Awards each year from 2002 to 2004, earning honors like Best Ballad Performance and Best Female Video.
She married Cho Jae-hee in 2010. Her first child was born in 2011. Both of her parents died before she graduated high school.
She and Cho Yong-pil are btoh recipients of the Golden Disk Award for Album of the Year.