Jessi is a Korean-American rapper who was born in New York and raised in New Jersey before making her way to Korea to pursue her dreams. Her breakthrough came when she participated in Mnet "Unpretty Rapstar". Since then, she was recognized as many with the 'girl crush' and 'unnie' concepts thanks to her chic and straightforward personality. Some of her notable tracks include 'Gucci', 'Down' and many more. Jessi is also known as the first artist to join PSY's self-established company, P-NATION.
Dec 17 1988
Korea Kent Foreign School
※ Update: Aug 2, 2021
Born in New York and raised in New Jersey, Korean-American singer and rapper Jessi wasn’t made overnight. In 2015, Jessi starred on the reality show Unpretty Rapstar which catapulted her to superstardom. She’s released a slew of singles since then and established herself as one of K-pop’s most exciting artists. In 2019, Jessi became one of the first artists signed to P Nation, an entertainment company created by Psy. In 2020, she released her first album Nuna under P Nation which spawned the hit single “Nunu Nana.”