Fans are defending Jay Park after accusations he used a racial slur during his performance for the MIK Festival 2022 concert in London. The music festival featuring Korean hip hop artists Jay Park Jessi Dok2 LOCO Lee Hi Epik High GRAY and pH-1 took place in London on July 31 and soon afterwards rumors began that Jay Park had used the N word during his performance. One netizen claimed Jay Park had stated Shout out 2 a n* wassup but fans quickly responded to defend the artist. Though the netizen later admitted she misheard what was said she did not delete her message. Jay Park himself later posted on Twitter concerning rumors being created about him. He also posted a clip of his performance along with the message London was awesome and yes I shouted out Dua Lipa because were in the UK.
Jay Park has announced new music! At midnight KST on July 4 July 3 at 830 pm IST the soloist released artwork emulating a cartoon-esque style which featured him on the cover of a comic book titled WON-MAN. Along with Jay Park a mysterious female character is also present on the cover leading many fans to speculate that a collaboration with a female artist is on the way. Further the single is expected to drop at 230 pm IST on July 12. Following this on July 5 at midnight KST July 4 at 830 pm IST Jay Park officially announced the name of his upcoming single to be Need To Know. Along with this announcement the soloist also released a teaser for the upcoming release. The short clip features a twinkling night sky with shooting stars and appears to be teasing the upcoming songs mood. However the new teaser does not address fans speculations about a female artist featuring in the song.
Like his hit song GANADARA featuring IU which was released earlier this year on March 11 Jay Parks upcoming song Need To Know is also being released under his newly established label MORE VISION.MORE VISION had first been introduced earlier this year through a video released via their official YouTube channel. Titled More Love More Laughter MORE VISION the video featured Jay Park talking about his aim with this new venture and expressing himself through his love for hip hop R&B dance and rap.