Jessi on her new single ‘Gum’: “The people who get it, get it”

The outspoken K-pop singer also tells NME about what ‘Gum’ really means, being a perfectionist and her two-decade-long career

Jessi describes her viral hit ‘Zoom’ as an “annoying ass song”

"I overheard myself, and I was like, 'Goddamn, I'm annoying'"

Jeon Somi, Taeyang and more join line-up of ‘Octopop’ 2023

They will be joined by Bright Vachirawit, Jessi, HYBS and more

Jessi says she’s “still loyal” to Psy despite leaving P Nation

"He’s still the same with me"

B.I unveils new album ‘To Die For’, featuring collaborations with Jessi and BIG Naughty

It also features rappers Kid Milli and Lil Cherry, and South Korean punk band Crying Nut

Jessi on her path to happiness: “I feel like I never was able to celebrate life and my success”

K-pop’s most unfiltered rapper meets NME backstage at WeBridge Expo 2023 and talks empowering fans, signing with Jay Park’s More Vision and her next chapter

Rolling Loud Thailand 2023 review: first Asian edition of hip-hop’s biggest festival turns up the heat

Legend Siam, Pattaya, Thailand, April 13-15: huge international headliners bring the star power at a festival that also serves as a nascent one-stop-showcase of Asian hip hop

Jessi signs with Jay Park’s label More Vision

Jay Park announced it during Jessi's set at Rolling Loud Thailand

Cardi B, Travis Scott, Offset and more announced for Rolling Loud Thailand line-up

The festival will feature over 60 performers across three days

Spotify unveils its most-streamed K-pop songs of 2022, featuring BTS, BLACKPINK and more

Three BTS songs have made it to the top five this year – see the full list here