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  • Psy's 'Gangnam Style' MV surpasses an incredible 2.5 billion views

    January 19, 2016 @ 9:52 pm

    The MV for Psy's mega smash 2012 hit "Gangnam Style" has officially surpassed 2.5 billion views. It's so crazy to see how much the view count is still rising even after all these years.This new view count achievement came soon after the MV for Psy's newest hit "Daddy" hit its next milestone of a 100 million views. Congrats to Psy!

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  • Psy talks about the slump he experienced after 'Gangnam Style' on 'Sketchbook'

    December 18, 2015 @ 12:18 pm

    Psy was one of the guests on the December 19 airing of 'Sketchbook,' talking about the slump he experienced after the explosive success of "Gangnam Style." Yoo Hee Yeol had asked the singer, "Is there every a moment when even the godly Psy feels nervous on stage?" Psy replied, "After 'Gangnam Style' was successful, I performed at City Hall, and honestly, I felt scared. There were 100,000 people there and I thought I'm really in big trouble. What

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  • Psy is asked to compare 'Daddy' and 'Bell Bottoms' to 'Gangnam Style'

    November 30, 2015 @ 4:31 pm

    Psy held a press conference on November 30 at the Conrad Hotel where he discussed the immense success of "Gangnam Style" and the consequent burden.When asked to compare his double title tracks "Daddy" and "Bell Bottoms" to "Gangnam Style," he replied, "I will do no such comparison.  The weight of 'Gangnam Style' was too heavy, so I don't even go to Gangnam often.  I will politely decline from any comparison with 'Gangnam Style.'  More than that,

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  • Which songs are the biggest K-pop songs and most watched K-pop MVs this summer?

    September 26, 2015 @ 3:37 am

    Summer 2015 was one heck of a summer for K-pop releases with music comebacks from many of the most popular groups. Now that summer is officially over (unfortunately) let's take a look at Billboard's list of the best K-pop songs that charted on their 'World Digital Songs' chart and the most-viewed K-pop MVs this summer!Billboard announced the top 20 K-pop songs that charted on the weekly 'World Digital Songs' chart during this summer from June 13

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  • Psy's 'Gangnam Style' reaches over 2.4 billion views on YouTube!

    August 24, 2015 @ 5:41 pm

    Psy's "Gangnam Style" still holds the esteemed title of being the most watched video of all-time on YouTube, having shaken the global music front with its strangely addicting yet hypnotic 'horse dance' and its anthemic "Oppa Gangnam Style" chorus.  Three years after its release, "Gangnam Style" is still racking up views. On August 24, the MV reached a whopping 2.4 billion views. To put that into perspective, that is nearly a third of this entire

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  • Psy revealed to be working on a comeback with plans to focus on promoting in Korea first

    July 28, 2015 @ 1:17 am

    It's not an exaggeration to say that the whole world would be interested in Psy's next music release. And there's some good news, as it looks like Psy is in his last stages of preparing for his comeback!According to YG Entertainment, the world star and Yang Hyun Suk recently met up to talk, which means that Psy's comeback is that much closer.Yang Hyun Suk is also said to have relayed, "For the past two years, Psy had lost his identity and was con

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  • Psy's 'Gangnam Style' is so popular YouTube needs to upgrade their system to accommodate views?

    December 2, 2014 @ 3:45 pm

    Psy's "Gangnam Style" may have been a viral phenomenon, but who knew it would last this long? The MV broke records by being the first to hit 1 billion views, but then it went right on to reaching 2 billion views.  Regardless, its popularity is not winding down anytime soon as a recent post by YouTube reveals that the MV is still going strong and jokes that the site needs an upgrade to accommodate.The max value for a 32 bit signed intege

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  • JYJ, Psy, and EXO perform for the opening ceremony of the '2014 Incheon Asian Games'

    September 19, 2014 @ 12:03 pm

    The opening ceremony for the '2014 Incheon Asian Games' took place at the $429 million Incheon Asiad Main Stadium on September 19, featuring appearances by top celebrities like Jang Dong Gun, Kim Soo Hyun, and Hyun Bin, as well as performances by global stars JYJ, Psy, and EXO. Ambassadors JYJ performed "Empty" and "Only One" while Psy performed "Gangnam Style" and EXO "Growl" and "Wolf."You can check out some performances below. #455709482 / ge

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  • Psy to work with 'Gangnam Style' MV director once again

    July 22, 2014 @ 7:38 am

    Psy will be teaming up once again with the director who helped launch him into the international spotlight with the "Gangnam Style" music video!YG Entertainment told Star Today on July 22, "Psy is currently meeting with director Jo Soo Hyun for ideas. It's for the music video filming of his new album's title track 'Daddy'." As most of you know by now, the "Gangnam Style" MV made waves overseas, becoming one of the top videos watche

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  • Psy's 'Gangnam Style' judged to not be a work of plagiarism

    June 13, 2014 @ 3:45 pm

    Although one composer, Mr. Lee, filed a lawsuit against Psy in January of last year, claiming viral hit "Gangnam Style" to be a plagiarism of his own work, the court ruled against him on June 13, 2014.The composer, Mr. Lee, filed this lawsuit against Psy, or Mr. Park, demanding a considerable compensation of 100 million won (~ $100,000 USD) for allegedly illegal use of his original work.  Although Mr. Lee's composition was a ballad and "Gang

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