Mad Clown, The High Tone Rapper
Jo Dong-rim was born on March 25th, 1985, and is better known by his stage name Mad Clown. He is a rapper, songwriter, and record producer from South Korea who has signed a contract with Starship Entertainment. He debuted in 2008 with the single “Luv Sickness.” He gained mainstream popularity after collaborating with former Sistar member Soyou, on the 2013 hit song “Stupid in Love.”
He has worked on several collaborations, including “Stupid in Love” with South Korean singer Soyou, from the South Korean group Sistar, released on September 10th, 2013.
On March 28th, 2014, Starship Entertainment announced on their Twitter account that Sistar’s Hyolyn would be featured in Mad Clown’s comeback track, “Without You”. The music video for “Without You” was released on April 3rd, 2014. On December 12th, 2014, Mad Clown was featured on “Anxious” by Melody Day. Mad Clown released his third extended play Piece of Mine, in January 2015.
Mad Clown is known for his sharp, high tone rapping. He was a judge and producer of the fifth season of Show Me the Money.
Mad Clown’s brother is film and television actor Jo Hyeon-cheol. Jo Hyeon-cheol appeared in the 2016 films The Tunnel and Master, and in the 2017 TV show Argon. Mad Clown got married in May 2016.
Mad Clown And SISTAR’s Hyolyn Spotted Hanging Out Together!
Mad Clown And SISTAR’s Hyolyn were spotted hanging out together not just as colleagues but as friends!
Starship Entertainment tweeted, “Mad Clown, Hyolyn! Rap babo and singing babo met and spent the entire day talking about music~ Absorbed into their conversation even while walking^^,” along with paparazzi-style photos of the “Without You” duo.
This wasn’t the first time that Mad Clown has been spotted going on a stroll with a SISTAR member, and he was able to get close with labelmates Soyou and Hyolyn through their collaborations. Hyolyn and Mad Clown coincidentally donned a couple look in black and almost looked like they were holding hands with their close proximity to each other.
Mad Clown’s “Without You” featuring Hyolyn has already topped music charts!
Starship Entertainment Announces Rapper Mad Clown Marriage in May!
A piece of shocking and happy news came from Starship Entertainment regarding rapper Mad Clown. Reportedly, Mad Clown has already proposed to his non-celebrity lover in May 2016. Of course, the news was immediately flooded with congratulations from netizens and fans. Although many fans were not willing to hear the news, they hoped that he will be happy with his future wife.
Not to be outdone, Starship Entertainment also provided support and prayer for the artist. In fact, the agency made a unique greeting card by inserting a photo of the rapper.
“We have good news for all of you! Mad Clown will be a groom in May! Everybody in Starship really congratulates him,” the agency wrote.
In addition, Mad Clown debuted in 2008 and is now under the Starship Entertainment label Starship X. He recently released the OST of the popular drama Descendants of the Sun, titled “Once Again,” with Kim Na-Young.
Mad Clown Officially Married His Beloved Girlfriend!
As many fans know, Starship Entertainment’s rapper got married to his beloved girlfriend, who is not from celebrities on May 15th, 2016. By inviting close friends and family, Mad Clown’s wedding ceremony seemed to take place with wisdom. Through the personal Instagram account of each of his two friends, Sistar’s Bora and San E congratulated him.
On May 15th, Bora wrote on her personal account, “His face froze,” followed by congratulations to the labelmate. She also uploaded a short video she took when Mad Clown entered the court with his bride. On the same day, San E also shared a short video of the wedding celebration with the caption, “A marriage that cannot be trusted by Jo Dong-Rim (real name Mad Clown).”
In his friend’s second video, Mad Clown looks handsome wearing a tuxedo, walking on stage and getting support from the guests present. Among the guests present were rapper DinDin, who introduced the couple to each other, and friends from other Mad Clown labels, such as K.Will, Junggigo, SISTAR, Boyfriend, MONSTA X, and Cosmic Girls. As reported by Soompi, the newlyweds didn’t go on a honeymoon immediately because Mad Clown is currently filming for Mnet’s program, Show Me the Money 5.
Two Months into the Marriage, Rapper Mad Clown’s Wife Is Pregnant!
A piece of happy news came from Starship Entertainment again, regarding rapper Mad Clown! After holding a wedding ceremony with his non-celebrity girlfriend in May, Mad Clown is rumored to be a father.
On Thursday (July, 14th), a source from Starship Entertainment said, “It has been confirmed that Mad Clown’s wife is currently in the early stages of pregnancy. Because this is a happy situation, we hope there are many congratulations for this couple.”
This man, whose real name is Jo Dong-Rim, tied the knot with his girlfriend and held a wedding ceremony on May 15th. Although the news of the wedding was quite surprising, many fans joined in happily and hoped for happiness for the couple.
Many other Starship Entertainment artists were seen at Mad Clown’s weddings, such as girl group Sistar, K.Will, Junggigo, Monsta X, Cosmic Girls, and Boyfriend. His wife’s pregnancy is, of course, a happy thing for Mad Clown after being officially married.
Meanwhile, Mad Clown is currently busy with appearing on Mnet’s program Show Me The Money 5, along with Gil as the producer team. Not only that, the man who always wears round glasses is also reportedly preparing for his new album.