Gangnam Style PSY 500 Million views YouTube video screenshot half billion Guiness World record most likes horses stable invisible horse dance

GANGNAM STYLE MOST LiKED YOUTUBE ViDEO

“Gangnam Style” has been recognized by Guinness World Records as the most “liked” video in YouTube history. The Gangnam Style music video by Psy which has only been available to view since the 15th July 2012, has been ‘liked’ in excess of 2,141,758 times, making it the most liked video in YouTube history. The closest competitors for most liked video on YouTube include LMFAO’s ‘Party Rock Anthem’ (1,574,963 likes), Justin’s Bieber’s ‘Baby’ (1,327,147 likes) and Adele’s ‘Rolling in the Deep’ (1,245,641 likes). PSY ~ GANGNAM STYLE (강남스타일) M/V ~ Official YouTube Video uploaded for the first time ever on YouTube on the 15th July 2012 by  

On Saturday 20th October 2012, Psy’s phenonomenal hit song “Gangnam Style” had it’s 500 millionth view on YouTube (500,000,000 / half a billion views), in only 3 months since being uploaded on the 15th July 2012.

Gangnam Style PSY 500 Million views YouTube video screenshot half billion Guinness World record most likes horses stable invisible horse dance K Pop music
PSY ~ Gangnam Style YouTube video screenshot of 500 Million views (500,949,286 on Saturday 20th October) half a billion & also the Guinness World Record for most likes

The official Guinness World Records site announced: ‘GANGNAM STYLE’ Holds GUiNNESS WORLD RECORD For MOST ‘LiKED’ ViDEO iN YOUTUBE HiSTORY, with the following message:

Korean Pop Superstar ‘PSY’ has already achieved quite a lot with his video for ‘Gangnam style’, and now he can add a Guinness World Record to that list.

‘Gangnam Style’, which has only been available to view since the 15th of July, has been ‘liked’ in excess of 2,141,758 times, making it the most liked video in YouTube history.

The closest competitors for most liked video on YouTube include LMFAO’s ‘Party Rock Anthem’ (1,574,963 likes), Justin’s Bieber’s ‘Baby’ (1,327,147 likes) and Adele’s ‘Rolling in the Deep’ (1,245,641 likes).

PSY (real name: Park Jae-Sang) is a South Korean singer, songwriter, and rapper. ‘Gangnam Style’, his most successful single to date, is the most viewed K-Pop video on YouTube.

This also marks the first time a South Korean artist has topped the iTunes charts.

Dan Barrett, Guinness World Records Community Manager, comments, ‘Having been the “Have you seen this?!” video of the last two months across the web, it’s great to be able to award a record for this tremendously popular video. In years past it was unthinkable that something would be viewed a hundred million times, and now “Gangnam Style” has achieved more than twice this figure in just 3 months on YouTube.’

Gangnam Style has also become the biggest selling single in one week in Australia’s history, with Psy officially receiving the record for the most singles sold by any artist in one week.

Psy rocked Australia in Gangnam Style on Wednesday 17th October 2012, when he performed live to a packed crowd, on one of Australia‘s most popular morning television shows, Sunrise, with his global smash hit Gangnam Style. Psy entertained a big crowd of amazed onlookers, and even taught the famous Invisble Horse Dance to Sunrise‘s Mel, Beretts, Matt, Nat and Grant. See Psy on the Sunrise videos :-)

PSY ~ GANGNAM STYLE (강남스타일)
▶ Available on iTunes: http://Smarturl.it/psygangnam
▶ About PSY from YG Ent.: http://ygfamily.com/artist/About.asp?LANGDIV=E&ATYPE=2&ARTIDX=15
▶ PSY’s Products on eBay: http://stores.ebay.com/ygentertainment
▶ YG-eShop: http://www.ygeshop.com/shop/goods/goods_view.php?&goodsno=962

For More PSY ~ GANGNAM STYLE Information:
http://www.facebook.com/officialpsy
http://twitter.com/psy_oppa
http://twitter.com/ygent_official
http://me2day.net/psyfive
http://www.psypark.com
App Store: http://goo.gl/l9TU6
Google Play: http://goo.gl/UiEn1

GANGNAM STYLE ViDEO NEWS UPDATE ~ 24th November 2012

The GANGNAM STYLE music video by PSY became the World’s most watched video on YouTube on the 24th November 2012, after surpassing Baby by Justin Bieber

Top 3 most viewed videos on YouTube ever Psy Gangnam Style Justin Bieber Baby Jennifer Lopez On the floor
The Top 3 most viewed videos on YouTube ~ 1.Psy “Gangnam Style” 2.Justin Bieber “Baby” 3.Jennifer Lopez “On the Floor”

GANGNAM STYLE ViDEO NEWS UPDATE ~ 21st December 2012

The Gangnam Style YouTube Video became the 1st in the world to have 1 billion views. YouTube added a special commemorative dancing Psy animated gif to the counter.

World's 1st billion views on YouTube Gangnam Style video by Psy counter 21 Dec 2012 screen shot dancing gif
Official Gangnam Style YouTube Video counter

GANGNAM STYLE ViDEO NEWS UPDATE ~ 6th April 2013

Psy’s Gangnam Style YouTube video reached 1.5 billion views on the 6th April 2013.

WORLD NEWS ABOUT GANGNAM STYLE 1 BiLLiON ViEWS on YOUTUBE:

PSY RELEASES FOLLOW UP SONG / MUSiC ViDEO ON YOUTUBE ~ 12th April 2013

Gentleman was the follow up single released by Psy on the 12th April. The first public performance of the song, with an associated dance, was unveiled at Seoul World Cup Stadium in Seoul on the 13th April 2013. The main lyric line of the song is often mistaken for “I’m a mother f**ker gentleman”, but is actually “I’m a mother father gentleman”. 

As of the 1st May  2013, the Gentleman video has been viewed more than 265 million times on YouTube, setting a few YouTube records, including the most views in its first 24 hours, most views in any 24 hours, the fastest music video to reach 100 million views, and fastest video to reach 200 million views.

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