Park Jin-young

Park Jin Young (박진영)

Park Jin-young(born December 13, 1971), also known asJ. Y. ParkorJYP, is a South Korean music mogul, musician and record producer. Beginning as a singer, he then became a record producer and eventually a music executive as a principal founder of his own entertainment company JYP Entertainment .

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 Park Jin-young's Biography

Park was born in Seoul. He graduated from Baemyung High School and he earned his bachelor's degree in geology from Yonsei University .[citation needed]

Music career[edit]

In 1992, Park debuted as a group called 'Park Jin-Young and the New Generation,' but it was not successful. In 1994, he debuted as a solo singer with the albumBlue Cityfeatured the song "Don't Leave Me", and it was successful.

Park has released many albums. He followedBlue Citywith his second albumTantarain 1995. His third albumSummer Jingle Bellcame out in 1997 and featured the hit song "She Was Pretty". His fourth albumEven After 10 Years(1998) featured the song "Honey", and his seventh albumBack To Stage(2007) featured the song "Kiss". In 2013 he released an album called "White in Snow". While maintaining his status as a successful artist, he has also composed and produced over 31 charting singles and 25 albums for various musical acts in South Korea including Rain and the Wonder Girls .


On April 22 2011, JYP and Ga-In released a duet track titled "Someone Else." This is the first song JYP released in about two years.

On April 28, 2012, JYP released his new single, "You're the One".

Plagiarism lawsuit[edit]

Park appealed the ruling, but on January 24, 2013, the Seoul High Court ruled against Park and ordered him to pay 56.93 million won to Kim.


, for which he received a nomination for New Actor of the Year at the Baek Sang Arts Awards. In January 2012 he was seen in the sequel to Dream High calledDream High 2.

The film was released on July 19, 2012.

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 Park Jin-young's Personal life

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 Park Jin-young's Discography

Studio albums[]

  • 1994:Blue City
  • 1995:Tantara
  • 1997:Summer Jingle Bell
  • 1998:Even After 10 Years
  • 1998:Kiss Me
  • 2001:Game
  • 2007:Back To Stage


  • 2009:Sad Freedom
  • 2012:Spring - 5 Songs for 1 New Love
  • 2013:Halftime
  • 2015:24/34
  • 2016:Still Alive

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 Park Jin-young's Filmography


2012 The Wonder Girls Movie Himself Supporting Role
Five Million Dollar Man Choi Young-in Lead Role
2013 Queen of the Night Locksmith Cameo

Television series[]

2011 Dream High Yang Jin-man KBS2 Supporting Role
2011-2012 K-pop Star Season 1 Himself SBS Judge for JYP Entertainment
2012 Dream High 2 Yang Jin-man KBS2 Supporting Role
2012-2013 K-pop Star Season 2HimselfSBSJudge for JYP Entertainment
2013-2014 K-pop Star Season 3
2014-2015 K-pop Star Season 4
2015 Dream Knight The Moon Naver TV Cast Cameo
2015 The Producers Himself KBS2 Cameo, episodes 3-4
2015 Sixteen Himself Mnet Judge
2015-2016 K-pop Star Season 5 Himself SBS Judge for JYP Entertainment

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 Park Jin-young's Awards

  • 2016: Golden Disk Awards : Digital Bonsang

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 Park Jin-young's References

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  2. The Future of Pop Music? Condé Naste Portfolio Video Interview with Jin-Young Park,
  3. See also, Interview with Rain with Snippets of JYP from 1:44 to 2:20,
  4. Billboard October 31st, 2009 Issue
  5. Park Jin Young 1st Single Album
  6. Kim, Hannah (February 15, 2011). "JYP faces plagiarism again". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  7. Kim, JiYeon (September 8, 2011). "Kim Shin Il vs Park Jin Young on Plagiarism". enewsWorld (CJ E&M). Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  8. Kim, JiYeon (February 10, 2012). "Court Rules Park Jin Young Guilty of Partial Plagiarism". enewsWorld (CJ E&M). Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  9. Sunwoo, Carla (January 25, 2013). "Park Jin-young loses plagiarism appeal". Korea JoongAng Daily. Retrieved December 16, 2014. 
  10. "Park Jin Young Cast for Sequel of "Dream High"". Soompi. November 21, 2011. 
  11. Ho, Stewart (23 May 2012). "Official Movie Poster for Park Jin Young's Debut Movie Unveiled". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 29 May 2012. 
  12. "5 Million Dollar Man Releases Official Trailer Showing JYP Being Ridiculed". June 25, 2012. Retrieved June 25, 2012. 
  13. Bae, Seon-yeong. 스타부부의 이혼 충격, 어떤 속사정과 아픔이... (Star Couples' Divorces, The Inside Story and Pain...). June 2, 2009. Retrieved June 11, 2009.
  14. Kim, Yon-se (2014-07-01). "JYP tried to sell agency". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  15. "2001 Korean Music Festival Winners list". MAMA. Retrieved 2014-12-14.
  16. "2009 Korean Music Festival Winners list". MAMA. Retrieved 2014-12-14.
  17. Lee, Nancy (28 June 2012). "20′s Choice Awards: Who Won at the 20’s Choice Awards?". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 29 June 2012. 
  18. "Mnet Asian Music Awards 2015 Winners". Mnet Asian Music Awards. 

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