After several years of building a loyal fan base and delivering successful tracks, Park Jaebeom, Korean pop artist who is also known as Jay Park, has officially been signed to Jay-Z's management company, Roc Nation. Roc Nation is home to a diverse roster of recording artists, musicians, and record producers including Rihanna, DJ Khaled, Demi Lovato, Lil Wayne, Big Sean, and J.Cole
Kpop groups have a massive fan base in South Korea and other parts of the world but have made its way into the hearts of music lovers across America.
On Instagram, Jay Park shared the official news of being signed to Jay-Z's Roc Nation and shared some triumphant words on partaking in such a monumental moment in music. The Kpop star added that his union with RocNation is a win for all of the overlooked and under appreciated artists.
"This is a win for the Town... This is a win for Korea... This is a win for Asian Americans."
Overnight, fans who were once loyal to Jay Park turned on the 22-year-old. Many went as far as creating and signing an online petition for him to commit suicide, according to i-D.