Jay Park is the first Asian-American to sign with Roc Nation.
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It's Official @RocNation This is a win for the Town This is a win for Korea This is a 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 Thank you for the acknowledgement and recognition🙏🙏 Just gettin' started 10년차가수인데 이제부터시작이네 🙌 🙌🙌#RocFam #RocNation
The post features him posing for a shot in the Roc Nation HQ. In the caption, Park thanked his fans for their support and said that he was just getting started.
“This is a win for the Town / This is a win for Korea / This is a win for Asian Americans,” he wrote in his Instagram post.
A former member of South Korean boy band 2PM, the Korean-American rapper has been turning heads since the launch of his solo career.
Besides announcing his signing, Park also debuted a new music video for “Most Hated” on YouTube (see below).
Park is the first Asian-American to sign with Roc Nation, a record company founded by Jay-Z.
Other talents in the company include Rihanna, Demi Lovato, Big Sean, J. Cole, and Lil Wayne.