MC Sniper

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MC Sniper
Birth name Kim Jung Yoo
Born (1979-02-08) February 8, 1979 (age 38)
Origin South Korea
Genres Korean hip hop
Occupation(s) Rapper, songwriter, lyricist
Years active 2002 – present
Labels Pony Canyon
Sniper Sound
Korean name
Hangul 김정유
Revised Romanization Gim Jeong-yu
McCune–Reischauer Kim Chŏng-yu

Kim Jung Yoo (Korean: 김정유), better known as MC Sniper (Korean: MC 스나이퍼), is a South Korean rapper. He is known for writing controversial lyrics that challenge social injustice and mainstream society.[1][2][3]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart position Ref
KOR
So Sniper [No data available]
초행 (初行)
  • Released: May 14, 2003
  • Label: Pony Canyon Korea
Be In Deep Grief
  • Released: March 18, 2004
  • Label: Sniper Sound
How Bad Do U Want It?
  • Released: March 5, 2007
  • Label: Pony Canyon Korea
Museum
  • Released: November 17, 2009
  • Label: Pony Canyon Korea
Full Time
  • Released: April 13, 2012
  • Label: Sniper Sound
16 [4]

EPs[edit]

Title Album details Peak chart position Ref
KOR
B-Kite 1
  • Released: September 5, 2014
  • Label: B-Kite
32 [5]
B-Kite 2
  • Released: November 5, 2015
  • Label: B-Kite
27 [6]

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart position Ref
KOR
2007 "For You" [No data available]
2010 "만우절 (Mirror)" (with Illinit) 56 [7]
"하쿠나마타타" 49 [8]
2011 "Break Away" (feat. Room9) 31 [9]
2012 "사랑했잖아" (feat. Loco and Son Seung-yeon) 60 [10]
"붉은 노을" (feat. Egobomb) 65
"Danger" (from Vampire Prosecutor 2 OST) 61 [11]
"나쁜사람" (with Jang Hye-jin) (from Faith OST) 26
"탈춤" (from Arang and the Magistrate OST)
"Geto Christmas"
2013 "Jampop" (feat. BK)
"왜"(feat. ZoneQ) 71 [12]
2015 "사랑비극 Part 1" (feat. 김신의 of 몽니) 41 [13]
"다시, 남자" (with 김구)
"Do Or Die" (feat. 송래퍼)
"Dynasty" (feat. 미루)
"U.F. L (Unfinished Love)" 81 [14]
2016 "Feel Like Yesterday" (with 비도승우 and 송래퍼)
"Fxxx all ya" (with 비도승우 and 송래퍼)

Awards[edit]

Year Award-Giving Body Category Work Result
2002 Mnet Asian Music Awards Best Hip Hop Performance[15] "BK Love" Nominated

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