Clearly you are not tired of viewing and dancing “Gangnam Style” because the music video has just recently reached a tremendous milestone!
From politicians, to other entertainers to NASA spacemen and everyone in between, the world has seem to embrace South Korean rapper PSY and his “Gangnam Style”.
In fact, as of Friday December 21, the double-platinum single made history as the first-ever video to surpass one billion views on YouTube!
In a statement released by Republic Records, “Gangnam Style” is watched on average between 7 million and 10 million times daily; the figure does not include the countless fan clips that have surfaced.
For PSY, he seems to be a testament to the success of quirky and catchy music and style. Just a simple dance, as well as a colorful wardrobe that sometimes begs the question, “Really Man?” have made him an international sensation.
He recently dodged bullets of criticism after an anti-American song he sung surfaced. He apologized for the song and told media outlets that he did not possess hatred for the United States.
Regardless of its appeal, “Gangnam Style” seems to resonate with the masses. For now, “Gangnam Style” is the trendiest, quirkiest and most evolved way to go!
Check out PSY’s “Gangnam Style” video and share your thoughts!
Cicely C. Mitchell, MIX 96.5/Houston