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Jay Park launches new label More Vision: ‘I want to create something that will be loved by the world’

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  • Korean American rapper Jay Park has launched a new label named More Vision.
  • The launch comes months after he announced that he would be stepping down as CEO of AOMG and H1ghr Music.
  • Soon after the announcement, a rumor began circulating online that the Seattle-born rapper was ready to launch his own label.
  • “I want to create something that will be loved by the world even more than before,” he said of More Vision.

Korean American rapper Jay Park has officially unveiled his new label, More Vision, months after announcing he would be stepping down as CEO of AOMG and H1ghr Music.

Jay Park, whose full Korean name is Park Jae-beom, 34, announced the new company in a video interview posted on More Vision’s new YouTube channel on Thursday. The Seattle-born rapper also shared with NME some of his thoughts on his career.

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.