American record label ROC Nation has announced the signing of Jay Park. The label was founded by Jay Z in 2008 and currently manages many big artists such as J.Cole and Rhianna. Jay is co- CEO of Korean hi-hop label AOMG. American born Jay started out in the states B-Boying before moving to South Korea to try and get a break in their music scene. The move paid off, and Jay joined music group 2PM for a few years, before going solo and seeing his career take off.
Jay excitedly posted on his Instagram account saying "Win for Asian Americans. This is a win for the overlooked and underappreciated, this is a win for genuine ppl who look out for their ppls. This is a win for hard work and dedication This is a win for honesty and authenticity" (Source: Billboard.com)
Below: Jay Park's latest single release 'Most Hated' feat. Dok2.
Written by Cassandra Breadsell.