K-Pop star Park Bo Ram dies ‘suddenly’ aged 30, agency confirms

K-Pop fans are in mourning over the news that South Korean star Park Bo Ram has died at the age of 30.

Her death is being investigated after the singer, who has been a prominent figure on the K-Pop scene for a decade, was found unconscious at a gathering with friends.

Her agency, Xanadu Entertainment, announced her death in a statement to All K-Pop.

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“Park Bo Ram suddenly left us in the late evening of April 11,” the statement read.

“Our hearts are deeply troubled as we deliver this sudden news to her fans.

“A wake and funeral proceedings will be scheduled after a discussion with the singer’s family.”

According to a report filed at Namynagju Police Station, the star was drinking with two other friends at home on the night of her death.

She excused herself to go to the bathroom at around 10pm but after she had not returned for some time her friends went to check on her.

She was reportedly found slouched unconscious over the bathroom sink.

South Korean singer Park Bo-Ram. Credit: Han Myung-Gu/WireImage

Emergency services were called as friends attempted CPR and she was taken to Hanyang University Guri Hospital, where she was pronounced dead at 11.17pm.

Park Bo Ram rose to fame in a 2010 South Korean talent competition, SuperStar K2.

She became well known for her soundtrack to Korean TV show 49 Days.

She won an Artist of the Year at the Gaon Chart K-Pop Awards in 2014 for her single Beautiful, featuring rapper Zico, which was followed by a hit album, Celepretty.

Her most recent single, I Miss You, was only released on April 3.

Fans have taken to social media to pay tribute to the star.

K-Pop starr Park Bo Ram (centre) has died at the age of 30. Credit: Getty

“Rest in peace Park Bo Ram, praying for her, her family and friends,” one fan wrote on X (formerly Twitter).

“I knew her during the Celepretty era and (it’s) still on my playlist now,” said another.

“I just got the news about her passing … I’ m really grateful for all the songs she brought to life.”

“Your beautiful songs will always be the most beautiful memory of my life,” said another.

Police are investigating the cause of death.

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