- 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: