GOT7: JB becomes JAY B

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The leader of GOT7 unveils a new way of writing his pseudonym.


JB, initially LIM JAEBEOM member and leader of the South Korean group GOT7 created by the agency JYP Entertainment signed a contract with the agency H1GHR MUSIC, after the end of his contract with his first agency.

Thus launching his solo career, while continuing with GOT7, LIM JAEBEOM, known by the pseudonym JB taken from his initials, officially changed it to JAY B, a different way of pronouncing his pseudonym nevertheless already known to fans.

A news for the artist who officially wore the pseudo JB for all presentations in the past. A small change that did not go unnoticed by fans and which suggests a desire on the part of the artist to start from scratch and thus start his solo career as JAY B and not the famous JB.

Also known under the pseudonym DEF, which the idol unveiled when he joined the OFFSHØRE collective, JAY B announces the color and his desire to distinguish the multiple facets of his personality to fans.

A new name symbolizing a new adventure for JAY B who has announced that he wants to focus on his various projects and on JAY B‘s style, hip hop and R&B.

« I want to be a person who can do what she has to do and what she want to do too. »


JAY B thus explores the themes that interest him through his two identities and shares his creations and his work.

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Journalist: Kass
Translator: Shawn
Source: SNS JAY B, Arena Homme Plus JAY B’s interview

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