Goodbye, Papa Jack! Popular DJ John Gemperle quits job at Love Radio


Images by John Gemperle via Facebook
  • Popular disc jockey John Gemperle, more popularly known as Papa Jack,  quits job at 90.7 Love Radio
  • Gemperle ended his 12-year stay in the radio station, where he has become one of the most popular DJs
  • The popular DJ made his last broadcast on December 16 without citing any reason for leaving

Avid True Love Conversations (TLC) listeners welcomed 2017 without their beloved Papa Jack.

In an article posted on Tempo, it was disclosed that John Gemperle, more popularly known as Papa Jack, has left 90.7 Love Radio; ending his 12-year stint in the radio station.

Gemperle made his last broadcast on December 16; announcing his departure without citing any reason for leaving.

“It’s a very scary path and road for me…. Siguro may mga prinsipyo na hindi natin kaya isuko. Mami-miss ko kayo. I will miss Papa Jack…. It’s been a good 12 years of having Papa Jack on air,” he said.

[It’s a very scary path and road for me…. Maybe there are principles that we just cannot give up. I will miss you. I will miss Papa Jack…. It’s been a good 12 years of having Papa Jack on air.]

Before leaving, Gemperle asked a favor from his listeners.

“Sinuman ang maupo sa programang ito, subukan n’yo pong mahalin kagaya ng pagmamahal ninyo sa akin,” he said.

[Whoever will take my slot in this program, please try to love whoever it is the same way you have loved me.]

Gemperle became popular for being the DJ behind the successful evening-to-late night radio programs TLC: True Love Conversations and Wild Confessions.

Watch the last episode of Papa Jack’s True Love Conversations:

This article has gone viral and has been viewed 120354 times so far. Article originally posted: January 3, 2017, 10:58 am (UTC-0). Last update: January 3, 2017 at 10:58 am (UTC-0).

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  • Vice Liberty Andreas

    “. Siguro may mga prinsipyo na hindi natin kaya isuko. ” What did he mean by this? Is someone from the station pressures him?

  • marie fatima cafe

    this makes me cry !! why? what happen Pa’ Jack? you’ve been a good DJ for me, I can’t believed you’ll leave us like this…honestly, You’re the only reason why I listened to LOVE RADIO 🙁 🙁 I’ve been listening to you and become your fan since my 1st year in high school (10 years with PAPA JACK) you’re always there during my sleepless nights… my boring evening… you always make me laugh.. 🙁 🙁 🙁