Psy’s “Gangnam Style” Is First To Get 1 Billion Youtube Views [Sugar Binge]

Psy’s “Gangnam Style” is the first video on Youtube get 1 billion views. While I realize it is an international hit, I don’t know anyone who has watched the video all the way through more than once if that at all. Are you down with the “Gangnam” craze? Why do you think the song is so wildly popular? Is it because there’s a dance that goes along with it like the “Macarena?” I wonder if Psy will find success with other songs in the U.S.?

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  1. I wonder if Psy will find success with other songs in the U.S.?

  2. I wonder if Psy will find success with other songs in the U.S.?

  3. Billiam says:

    I wonder if William Brown will find success with other comments in the U.S.?

  4. Turtle says:

    I like Turtles!!!

  5. Carina says:

    This is true…Why every one is so crazy about Gangnam Style,,, Anyway I am happy that people are enjoing it.

  6. frida says:

    1 Billion views,,,,,,,,,this is crazy

  7. Thothy says:

    gangnam style got famous not because of the song it actually got famous because of the new dance steps

  8. Julie Clarity says:

    I like the dancing…so fun.

  9. Wow, congratulations! since the song started, my daughter Stephanie is want to hear and dance. She Gangnam Style.

  10. adelinde says:

    Whoever created and put together "Gangnam Style" … a producer, an agent, a production company or, small chance, PARK Jay-sang, Psy, himself …wisely hired KIM Hyun-a to appear in the video.

    Why wisely? HyunA is one of the most successful top performers in KPop, has international presence … MTV awards, Spin Magazine prominence, et cetera … and had a whopping big international success last year with a video titled "Bubble Pop" that was both hot and banned in a number of markets for it's hip swinging "inappropriately" sexy choreography.

    With HyunA in "Gangnam Style" PARK Jae-sang's management was all but 100% sure that "Gangnam Style" would launch successfully and have a chance at a good run … and the marketing scheme worked well.

    Interesting, HyunA's new video, "Ice Cream" has a cameo by Psy and presently is performing better in the market than did "Gangnam Style" at the same moment in "Gangnam Style's" trajectory.

    OK, Psy's had a big hit and it was a very clever move to get HyunA on board to provide the launch oomph to make it happen. However, there's no doubt HyunA's star will continue to shine the brightest. PARK Jae-sang has said it himself, 'I'm a chubby korean guy," and HyunA is gorgeous, hot, talented and clearly on top of her game.

  11. Xaivier Rose says:

    they are saying psy's song gangnam style is been overviewed by parodys

  12. keke love says:

    People go with the trend today many people do not think for them self ….My mum say dont follow the leader be the leader you may end up in a ditch otherwise.. :

  13. Considering the current craze, I guess you could say it's like the Macarena – albeit on a much bigger magnitude. I can already see kids of the next few generations still dancing to PSY's tune.

  14. It looks like "Gangnam Style" might have company soon enough – not surprisingly, from another hit of Psy's. The Korean's latest hit is already raking in the views so fast , it might just hit the billion soon enough.

  15. Claire Mier says:

    As we speak, PSY's second Comeback has made new record of the most viewed video on Youtube. I doubt that your doubt over his success is true.
    The dance moves and the song will also be similar to something that have been done before. I mean, speaking of which, JLo's on the floor deserves much more condescension.

  16. Matterhead says:

    This is a Lovely and Stupid Website – Congratulations you have made money and made us all a little more stupid :)

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