Psy Explains Why He Still Doesnt Know Why Gangnam Style Is So Popular In 5th Anniversary Interview

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PSY Explains Why He Still Doesnt Know Why Gangnam Style Is So Popular In 5th Anniversary Interview
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PSY Explains Why He Still Doesnt Know Why Gangnam Style Is So Popular In 5th Anniversary Interview

Five years ago today, PSY released the MV for his immensely popular track Gangnam Style, which would take the whole world by storm and become one of the biggest, and most unexpected, cultural phenomenons of recent history. Although his MV was recently dethroned as the most-watched video on YouTube, there is no doubting the significant and lasting impact his song had.

The artist recently talked to Billboard about Gangnam Style being a game-changer for his career and why he still doesnt understand why exactly the track is popular.

Sandara Park Explains Why She Doesnt Have a Boyfriend
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Sandara Park Explains Why She Doesnt Have a Boyfriend

Sandara Park explained why she had a difficult time finding a boyfriend for herself after she came to South Korea.

During an interview in the Philippines, she was asked about how her love life has been going and if she was currently dating.

Dara explained that finding a boyfriend was hard for her. She said she lacks the confidence when it comes to approaching someone that she liked.

Sandara explained that after signing a contract with YG Entertainment as a member of 2NE1, she was not allowed to date for three years.

PSY Talks About His Plans Now That The “Gangnam Style” Hype Has Faded
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PSY Talks About His Plans Now That The “Gangnam Style” Hype Has Faded

In an interview with Reuters, PSY discussed what he feels like and what his plans are now that the Gangnam Style craze has finally died down.

Gangnam Style went viral online in 2012 and has hit 2.8 billion views on Youtube, making it the worlds most watched video in May 2017.

Gangnam style has been both a blessing and a curse for PSY.

The hit song gave PSY international recognition but with his fame came some trials.

In a recent episode of JTBC‘s Knowing Bros, the artist revealed that he worried that he would not live up to peoples expectations and had difficulty not comparing his new releases to the global hit.

Suran Explains Why She Doesnt Read Reviews About Her Album
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Suran Explains Why She Doesnt Read Reviews About Her Album

Singer-songwriter Suran has shared the reason why she doesnt read reviews about her album.

On the June 15 broadcast of MBC FM4Us Kim Shin Youngs Hope Song at Noon, Suran and Sweet Sorrow appeared as guests. During the show, the DJ Kim Shin Young asked them whether they look at reviews about their albums.

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Surprisingly, well-loved singer Suran replied, I dont, because there are a lot of mean comments. Im scared to read them. I usually only read nice comments about me. Hearing that, Kim Shin Young said, [They must write mean comments because] theyre jealous of you.

Psy's 'Gangnam Style' is no longer the most watched video on YouTube
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Psy's 'Gangnam Style' is no longer the most watched video on YouTube

Psy's "Gangnam Style" is no longer the most watched video on YouTube.

It's been edged out by Wiz Khalifafeat. Charlie Puth's"See You Again". At the time of writing, "See You Again" has2,894,526,001 views while "Gangnam Style" has2,894,182,054.

Still, "Gangnam Style" stayed at #1 for an impressive 1,691 days and will always remain the first ever video to hit over 1 billion views on YouTube.

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