For a long time, JYP Entertainment has been known to many people as an entertainment company that cares more about the personality than the talent of the artist. This comes from the fact that Park Jin Young – the founder of JYP Entertainment, often shares about the orientation of activities focusing on personality when selecting trainees and releasing a certain group.
For numerous time, Park Jin Young emphasized on the 3 factors that JYP requires of its artists: 1. Sincerity 2. Honesty 3. Humility. He constantly mention this message when appearing on shows and survival program.
However, Korean netizens pointed out that although Park Jin Young has been going around preaching about personality, JYP’s “chicken” is still entangled in serious scandals and scandals over the years. 2PM has up to 2 members who have been punished for drunk driving, while young groups like Stray Kids or ITZY recently have members accused of school violence. The fact that JYP continues to keep these idols makes netizens believe that Park Jin Young’s statement “focusing on personality” is ultimately just a media play trick.
“Be careful with your mouth!”
“Looks like money means personality.”
“Did he ever really care about the artist’s personality? Seniors are drunk driving while juniors are violent at school”
“How can one accurately judge a person’s character in the first place? The same person can be kind in one situation and evil in another.”
“Why do I feel like JYP is being criticized more than Yang Hyunsuk, who actually did a lot worse…”
“You’re a professional artist and you can still say things like that? Wow that’s really coolㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋㅋ”
“For me, that thinking of Park Jin Young is not something to be criticized. It’s simply that the company and Park Jin Young’s idols cannot live up to the standards he sets. “
“Meanwhile, he didn’t hesitate to fire a trainee who hasn’t even been violent at school and is just a rumor?”
“ㅋㅋㅋㅋ It’s backfired”
“Does he really see drunk driving and school violence as people with good character? ㅋㅋ Only he thinks so ㅋㅋㅋ”
“Can’t believe Park Jin Young continues to media play for personality when his company has both school violence and drunk driving idols”
“Meanwhile, he broke off immediately with the Produce trainee when rumors of school violence broke out”
“The proof that he has no eye for the artist personality”
“So he considers the violent school idol as someone with a good personality…?”
“I thought Park Jin Young had learned and learned a lesson about stopping promoting the personality of domestic chickens…”