Jay Park is an American- Korean dancer, singer, songwriter, rapper, model, actor, choreographer and record producer. He is a crew member of the Art of Movement. It is a Seattle based band. Let’s have a close look at Jay Park’s net worth in 2018.
Jay Park was born in 1987on 25th April. His birth name was Park Jae Beom. He was born in Edmonds, in the Seattle metropolitan area. When he was very little, he showed his great interest in break dancing and hip-hop music. Park went to Edmonds Woodway High School. In his school days, he spent most of his lunch hours in dancing with friends. During high school, he started writing the rap. In 2003 he became a member of Art of Movement. The next year he went to Korea to audition for JYP Entertainment. Park went to Dankook University. He received his rapping, singing, dancing lessons in Korea.
Park became the leader of the band 2PM. Their first song was 10 Out of 10. In 2009 he made some unfavorable comments towards Korea. Though he apologized publicly, people demanded that he should be removed from the band. Tough he was not removed; he left Korea and went to Seattle. His Youtube channel is “jayparkaom.” His first upload was his self-made version of the song Nothing on You. The song got 2 million views within 24 hours.
Awards and Achievements:
He was awarded for many dance performances and songs. In 2012 he got the Golden Disc Award for his song Take a Deeper Look. In the same year, he became Male Musician of the year in Korean Music Awards in 2013. In 2015 he won the same award again. In the same year his album Everything You Wanted became the Best R&B Soul Album in the Korean Music Awards. In 2017 he won another Korean Music Award, Musician of the Year.
In 2011 he won Mashable Award for the song Nothing on You in the category Best Web Video. In 2012 he got the Popular Artist Award by Asia Model Awards. In 2013 he got Falva Award from Shout Awards. In 2014 his song So Good won Best Hip Hop Music Video by SBS MTV Best of the Best.
Net worth of Jay Park:
The estimated net worth of the American-Korean singer is $2 million. He accumulated most of his net worth from his singing career. He worked on television as an actor too. He has been a member of Art of Movement from its dawn. In Korea, he rose to fame through his band 2PM. He recorded many cover songs of famous artists. He owns a hip-hop record label named AOMG. He has another global label, H1GHR. He is the first Asian artist ever to sign with the record label Roc Nation.
Jay was named in the list of 30 under 30 in Asia by Forbes. Jay is not married yet. He has been in a relationship with a Korean girl for one and a half years. He has been grabbing attention with everything he ever does. He is a style icon for many boys. Presently he is not in any serious relationship.