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Jay Park Accused of Cultural Appropriation for Video Remix of Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DNA’

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People are accusing hip-hop artist Jay Park of cultural appropriation for his “Asian version” of Kendrick Lamar’s hit song “DNA.” 

Problematic video: On Monday the Korean American rapper released a music video for the song — which has since been made private on YouTube — that tackles his pride for his Korean culture and Asian heritage while prominently featuring visuals from Black culture.

Jay Park Sparks Debate After Calling Himself ‘Historic’ Next to Bong Joon Ho and BTS

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Korean-American rapper Jay Park sparked some fiery exchange between him and some Twitter users after he compared what his accomplishments with that of BTS and Bong Joon Ho.

“What bts has done for kpop what jay park has done for k hip hop what bong jun ho director has done for the korean film industry….. all very different lanes but all historic none the less and if u disagree u just a hater,” he wrote.

Celebrity Jeweler Ben Baller Creates Diamond Soju Bottles For ‘Dongsaeng’ Jay Park

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Celebrity jeweler Ben Baller has created four special custom Soju bottles for singer Jay Park, a friend he considers “a true dongsaeng (younger sibling).”

In an Instagram post, the Korean-American “jeweler-to-the-stars” shared an image of one of the Soju bottles, along with a touching tribute to Park and his accomplishments and contributions to the music industry.

Charli XCX’s New Thirst Trap Video Tastefully Includes Hot Asian Boys

Riz Ahmed, Joey Badass, and Panic at the Disco’s Brendon Urie seducing us on a bed of roses — those are just some of the famous boys featured in Charli XCX’s new video for her single, aptly titled “Boys”.

While Vine star Cameron Dallas swinging a chainsaw around with his shirt off is the least interesting part of this just-released video, there’s something for everyone.