Who is Jay Park and what is his net worth 2018? Jay Park is recognised as an American based singer, rapper, songwriter, record producer, model, dancer, choreographer, entrepreneur and an actor. Apart from this, he is also a member of Seattle-based b-boy team, entitled as Art of Movement (AOM). Moreover, he is a founder and also worked as Co-CEO of an independent based hip hop record label named AOMG and also for his latest Global Label named H1GHR MUSIC. Net worth of Jay Park is gained from his appearance in multiple careers, get more details below:
Birthplace of Jay Park is Edmonds, located in Washington. Right from young age, Park expressed his passion in hip hop based music as well as in breakdancing. He began listening hip hop as well as rap music during his teenage and he devoted spent time understanding and writing raps on his own while studying in high school. In year 2003, he turned out as one of the leading members of Seattle-based b-boy team Art of Movement (briefly as AOM).
In year 2004, his mother, perceiving the manner her son devoted more amount of time breakdancing as compared to studying, recommended him to audition for Korea based JYP Entertainment. This actually brought him towards Korea in year 2005 to gain additional training in field of dancing, singing, rapping, and learning Korean language.
During initial phase of career, Park rose to prominence in form of leader of a band i.e. South Korean boy band entitled 2PM. This was created by record label named JYP Entertainment in year 2008, after he formerly worked as trainee for span of four years. In year 2009, he came back home to Seattle after the comments he mentioned regarding Korea in year 2005 being a teenager were revealed by Korean media.
He formally resigned from that group in year 2010. In the same year, he uploaded a cover video of B.o.B’s hit “Nothin’ on You”, through his personal lyrics and rap, to platform of youtube. This became viral and attained more than 2,000,000 views in period of less than a day. This actually directed towards launch of his leading EP entitled as Count on Me in year 2010; this EP made debut at number one place on Gaon chart.
Apart from this, the singer’s leading mini album entitled Take a Deeper Look, launched in year 2011, became multi-platinum in entire South Korea. He transformed as first artist who ever capped winner on debut stage through his win on Music Bank along with “Abandoned”. Moreover, he was the only solo artist in industry to get win in “Record of the Year” at Golden Disk Awards, held in year 2011. In next year, he came back to Immortal Songs 2 by KBS, transformed as a fixed panel associate on Come to Play by MBC, and he too hosted Saturday Night Live Korea.
In year 2010, Park was proclaimed to be endorsing brand like Levi Strauss & Co.’s latest brand named dENiZEN. In year 2012, he was selected by KT Tech to become professional model of Take HD, recognised as a latest smartphone by that brand.
Jay Park Net worth
Jay Park is chiefly acknowledged as an American based rapper, singer, music producer, dancer, actor and model, possessing net worth of $2.5 million. This celebrity is known to be his own PR agent as well as a fan club president. He established Korean based Independent hip hop record label named AOMG as well as he served as a co-CEO, adding great part to his wealth.
He attained prominence by being a leader of famous South Korean boy band named 2PM. This singer’s debut studio album entitled New Breed was launched in year 2012 and it attained #1 spot on Korean chart.
Jay Park gained major fame in his career by being founder as well as Co-CEO of an independent based hip hop record label named AOMG. Other than singing career, he too excelled in acting and modelling.