The two singers have been famously shut for a few years: after Park Jin Young found Rain almost 20 years in the past, Rain made his solo debut and shot to superstardom below Park Jin Young’s wing as JYP Entertainment’s first new male artist again in 2002.
On the January 2 episode of JTBC’s “Ask Us Anything,” the 2 stars made a joint visitor look to advertise their new duet single “Switch to Me.” From the very starting of the present, the 2 couldn’t cease jokingly bickering with each other—Park Jin Young launched himself as “Park Jin Young who created the Rain of at present,” whereas Rain launched himself as “Rain who made Park Jin Young what he’s.”
Rain playfully declared, “One of the most important the explanation why Park Jin Young can nonetheless launch albums at present and why his firm was capable of develop as massive as it’s now’s as a result of I succeeded. If I hadn’t been profitable [in my singing career], the company wouldn’t exist at present.”
However, Park Jin Young cracked everybody up by responding, “Everyone most likely thinks that’s the case, however there’s a secret. We blew all the cash that Rain made for the corporate whereas attempting to advance into the United States [many years ago]. We needed to begin over, so the JYP of at present was created with the cash we made after spending all the cash that Rain earned us.”
The savagery continued afterward within the episode, when the “Ask Us Anything” forged members requested Rain what it was wish to collaborate together with his former mentor as equals for their new music. Rain remarked with amusing, “I’d prefer it if [Park Jin Young] stopped giving me suggestions on my dancing. When we follow our choreography, he’s the one who makes probably the most errors.”
The “Ask Us Anything” forged requested Park Jin Young to make a retort, and the singer returned his former protégé’s teasing by joking, “I spotted [while practicing together] that Rain nonetheless wants my nagging in spite of everything. His weaknesses [when it comes to dancing] are nonetheless there, precisely as they had been earlier than.”
Park Jin Young went on to share that he had been shocked by Rain’s choreography for his music “Gang,” jokingly recalling, “There’s a component in ‘Gang’ the place Jihoon [Rain’s given name] falls over onto the ground. When I noticed that, I fell over as properly.”
“After Rain left [JYP Entertainment] to interrupt out on his personal, I believed I shouldn’t nag him,” Park Jin Young continued. “So I held it in for 11 years. But once I noticed ‘Gang,’ for the primary time [since his departure], I ended up telling him precisely what I believed may have been higher in regards to the choreography and all the pieces else.”
Kang Ho Dong finally urged the 2 singers to go head-to-head in a dance battle by overlaying the choreographies to one another’s songs. Rain confidently responded, “This battle is totally in my favor. Because I can dance Jin Young’s choreography, however he’s not good at dancing mine.”
Not to be outdone, Park Jin Young jokingly responded, “I’m nervous that the battle would possibly find yourself hurting him.”
Rain went on to elucidate that as a result of he had been certainly one of Park Jin Young’s backup dancers earlier than his debut, he was extraordinarily accustomed to his choreography. Nonetheless, Park Jin Young continued to feign concern for the youthful artist as he playfully advised the “Ask Us Anything” manufacturing employees, “If Jihoon loses the battle, please don’t air it.”
Rain and Park Jin Young then proceeded to face off in a pleasant dance battle, with Rain dancing to Park Jin Young’s “I Have a Girlfriend” and “She Was Pretty,” whereas Park Jin Young took on the choreography to Rain’s “Instead of Saying Goodbye” and “It’s Raining.”
Check out the clip of Rain and Park Jin Young’s dance battle under!
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