Initially, Drunken Tiger was criticized for generating controversy due to their explicit content, and rebellious attitude towards mainstream music trends. Nevertheless, they continued to write their own music, perform in local shows, and gather a large following. The group would go on to release five albums, before DJ Shine would leave for personal reasons.
Throughout his career Tiger JK has also written and composed many Hip hop songs in South Korea for many well known Hip hop artists in the country. In mid 2006, Drunken Tiger established a Hip hop Record label named, Jungle Entertainment whose roster includes many well known Hip hop artists. Today, Tiger JK continues to perform under the Drunken Tiger stage name, and is still considered one of South Korea's most respected Hip hop artists