PSY is a South Korean singer, songwriter and rapper known for his hit single Gangnam Style – a song that topped the music charts in over 30 countries all over the world and turned him into an international celebrity.
He is the son of Park Won-Ho and Kim Young-hee. He married Yoo Hye-yeon in 2006 and had children with her.
In December 2012, the music video for Gangnam Style exceeded a billion views on YouTube, making it the first YouTube video to reach one billion views. That same music video won him multiple Guinness World Records, including “Most liked video online”, “Most viewed video online in 24 hours” and “First video to be viewed more than 2 billion times on YouTube”.
In 2001, he was arrested and sentenced to 25 days in jail for smoking and possessing of marijuana.
Famous quotes by PSY
Before 'Gangnam Style' I was not a good attitude artist.PSY
I'm a bit jealous. Until two days ago someone told me I am the most famous Korean in the world.PSY
The world's most famous and popular language is music.PSY
PSY is a famous South Korean singer-songwriter, producer, and dancer, who was born on December 31, 1977. As a person born on this date, PSY is listed in our database as the 19th most popular celebrity for the day (December 31) and the 57th most popular for the year (1977).
People born on December 31 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. PSY is the 310th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to PSY's birthday, PSY is the 27th most famous South Korean and ranks 14th in famous people born in Seoul, South Korea.
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