The emote has headphones a hand and a moving motion added to FeelsGoodMan, to create one looking like he is jamming to music, that people can use to react to good tunes/music in the chat room of streamer on the website Twitch.tv.
PepeJAM is a variant of the many emotes created from the character Pepe the Frog:
Origin of the emote
The origin of the emote is unknown, but according to some articles on the internet, it was created as a sarcastic reaction to bad music, but the meaning has transformed into expressing enjoyment of electronic music played on the streaming website Twitch.tv.
A few different versions have been added to the browser extension FrankerFaceZ, which enables the use of unique emotes, but the earliest entry was submitted in April 2019.
Spread of the emote
Used as a daily driver emote on most streams on Twitch.tv, as of 10/12/2019. PepeJAM is 27th on the top 100 most used emotes list according to the website StreamElements.
- Know Your Meme – PepeJAM