Korean-American artist and label owner Jay Park announced that he has signed a deal with Roc Nation. The official announcement came after several months of netizen speculation on his Facebook page.
The Official Roc Nation Facebook page announced their congratulations simultaneously, creating a storm of messages on the platform and other social media sites from his fans — Jaywalkers — and others within the industry.
Roc Nation is a 360-degree management, music publishing and entertainment company founded by Sean “Jay Z” Carter. Its multinational roster of artists includes Shakira, Fat Joe, Grimes, Big Sean, Rihanna and Stargate. At the time of this article’s publishing, Park has not been added to the official Roc Nation website. Details confirming a distribution or management deal were not confirmed.
Congratulations, Jay Park! Are you excited about this historic news?
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