With PSY‘s recent ninth full-length album release, he has added another record to his list of achievement as his “Gangnam Style”music video surpasses 4.4 billion views on YouTube. This video, which was released in 2012, also gave PSY the title of first K-Pop artist to rank second on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart for 7 weeks.
This video also became the first YouTube content to surpass the 1 billion and 2 billion view mark, changing the YouTube view counting method. The video has also shown an unusually high trend of increasing number of views for the past ten years.
On the other hand, PST will release his ninth full-length album at 6 PM KST today. He also held a Naver NOW comeback show at 9 PM KST today and performed four new tracks from the album.