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Height5'3"
Jessi

Jessi

Korean:제시

Hometown NEW YORK CITY
United States

Full name Jessica Hyun-ju Ho
Native name Jessica Hyun-ju Ho
Birthday Dec 17, 1988
Blood type 0
Group(s) Lucky J
Position Rapper, singer

Introduction to Jessi

Ho Hyun Joo or Jessica Hyun-ju Ho, better known as Jessica Ho or her stage name Jessi, is an American rapper, singer, and songwriter based in the United States. She was born in New York, raised in New Jersey, and moved to South Korea at the age of 15. She joined rapper PSY's label PNation on January 25, 2019.

Age
31
Record Labels
P Nation, YMC Entertainment (left: Oct 1, 2018)
Debut
Dec 1, 2005
Height
5'3" (160 cm)
Weight
112.4 lbs (51 kg)
Star Sign
Sagittarius
Language(s)
English, Korean
Education
Korea Kent Foreign School
Kpopping Rank
192nd
Fandom
Jebbies
0
articles
72
pics
65
videos
5
albums
4.2K
viewed
28
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Jessi's Discography

Jessi - Drip (feat. Jay Park) (Nov 1, 2019)

Drip (feat. Jay Park)

2019 November

1 tracks

Jessi - Who Dat B (Sep 23, 2019)

Who Dat B

2019 September

1 tracks

Jessi - Down (Jul 6, 2018)

Down

2018 July

1 tracks

Jessi - Un2verse (Jul 13, 2017)

Un2verse

2017 July

5 tracks

Jessi - Ssenunni (Aug 31, 2015)

Ssenunni

2015 September

1 tracks

Fun Facts About Jessi

1. She has 2 older brothers.
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2. She moved to South Korea when she was 15.
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3. Jessi was born in New York, but she grew up in New Jersey.
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4. Jessi attended Korea Kent Foreign School along with Girls' Generation members Tiffany and Jessica Jung. Former CSJH The Grace member and current solo singer Stephanie Kim also attended the same school.
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5. Jessi successfully passed an SM Entertainment audition, the same company her three classmates were all under. However, she chose not to become part of the label, as she believed its approach to music did not match her style.
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6. Before Jessi went on temporary hiatus from the music industry, she struggled to become accustomed to Korean culture.
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7. She did not find immediate success after her debut, and was sometimes forced to sleep in saunas when she did not have enough money for a place to stay.
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8. In 2013, during her break from the music industry, a controversy about Jessi's involvement in an alleged assault surfaced. The professed victim soon dropped the charges against the singer, and the investigation was closed.
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9. From January to March 2015, Jessi was part of the first season of Unpretty Rapstar, a spin-off of the program Show Me The Money. Unpretty Rapstar is a female rapper survival program, where contestants compete for the chance to be featured on tracks in a compilation album. Jessi was chosen as the second-place winner of the show by audience vote.
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10. After her appearance on Unpretty Rapstar, Jessi was featured in JYP's single "Who's Your Mama?" and its music video, which were both released in April 2015. The track topped all nine major music charts in Korea as soon as it was released.
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11. Throughout 2015, Jessi appeared as a guest in various popular variety shows, including Running Man and Happy Together.
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12. She released her first ever solo rap single, "Ssenunni", on September 15, 2015.
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13. Jessi's first live performance in the US was held on October 16, 2015. She performed at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles with hip-hop duo Mighty Mouth as her opening act.
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14. When Unpretty Rapstar 2 aired, Jessi appeared in several episodes as a mentor.
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15. She and Cheetah, the winner of the previous season, were featured in Unpretty Rapstar 2 tracks produced by Verbal Jint.
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16. In December 2015, Jessi performed her song "Ssenunni" at the Mnet Asian Music Awards.
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17. In 2016, Jessi starred as one of the permanent members in season 1 of popular Korean variety show, Sister's Slam Dunk.
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18. In 2017, Jessi released another rap single, "Gucci" from her first mini-album, entitled Un2verse, both of which released on July 13.
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19. In 2018, Jessi starred on Yo! MTV Raps. The show aired on MTV Asia on July 6.
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20. On the same day, July 6 2018, she released a single titled "Down". According to Soompi, AOMG producer Gray took part in producing the track.
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21. Her contract with YMC Entertainment ended in October 2018, and in January 2019 she signed under PSY's record label P Nation along with HyunA and DAWN.
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22. She is Christian.
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23. Jessi’s parents are Korean immigrants.
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24. Her IQ is 137.
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25. She originally debuted as a soloist in 2005 with the song “Get Up” and had her first comeback with the album “The Rebirth” in 2009.
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26. Jessi’s surname, Ho, is a rare surname in Korea. Only more than 5,000 people have this surname.
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Latest Pictures Of Jessi

190926 Jessi 'Who Dat B' MV Behind the Scenes by Melon 190926 Jessi 'Who Dat B' MV Behind the Scenes by Melon Jessi 'Drip' Teaser Photos Jessi 'Drip' Teaser Photos Jessi for THE STAR Korea Jessi for THE STAR Korea Jessi 'Who Dat B' Teaser Photos Jessi 'Who Dat B' Teaser Photos Jessi - P Nation Official Solo Portraits Jessi - P Nation Official Solo Portraits Jessi "U2VERSE" Album Photos Jessi "U2VERSE" Album Photos Jessi for PTYPES DNA Diet Jessi for PTYPES DNA Diet Jessi for TMRW Magazine The RESET Volume Jessi for TMRW Magazine The RESET Volume PSY, Jessi, HyunA & E'Dawn for P-Nation Family Photoshoot PSY, Jessi, HyunA & E'Dawn for P-Nation Family Photoshoot Instagram Update 040319: Jessi x HyunA Instagram Update 040319: Jessi x HyunA


Jessi

Associated Groups

Members:

Jessi

Rapper, singer


Past members:

J'Kyun Jero