Jay Park To Receive "Game Changer" Award Of the Smithsonian APAC

HipHop News Posted on April 30, 2019 at 8:22am

Jay Park To Receive "Game Changer" Award Of the Smithsonian APAC

Another honor for Roc Nation.

Los Angeles, CA – The Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center is to honor the Roc Nation artist Jay Park and other Asian Americans in the next ceremony of The Festival. The park will receive the Game Changer Award at the inaugural event, which will take place in the City Market of the Social House in Los Angeles on May 18.

Other honorees include Grammy-nominated band Hiroshima, chef Helene An and Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive. In addition to celebrating the achievements of Asian Americans, the event is designed to begin the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Keystone Initiative and raise funds for a permanent installation in the Smithsonian..centered-ad {

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The park is booked to perform in The Match, marking their first time on a stage already teasing his retirement. Earlier this month, that caused a stir among his fan base when he announced his plan to retire in a couple of years.

"Im going to retire in a couple of years,

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