‘Daddy’ – Psy’s latest song, released only end of November 2015 as part of his seventh studio album Chiljip PSY-Da, has already garnered over 100m views on YouTube.
January 21, 2016
By Monica Tong
South Korean singer Psy has broken many records since his single ‘Gangnam Style’ reached international fame but nothing beats any news in the music industry when the song also broke YouTube’s view limit last year. In the time of producing this article, the single has over 2.5 billion views.
In less than two months, his song titled “Daddy”, featuring CL of 2NE1 has already reached over 100m on YouTube. The track sample hooks were inspired from “I Got It from My Mama” by will.i.am. It is currently sitting at No.1 on the Gaon Chart in South Korea and No.6 on the US’ Billboard Hot Dance/Electronic Songs Chart.
‘Gentleman’, Psy’s 19th released single, is the follow-up to ‘Gangnam Style’ and as of January 2016, has been watched more than 920m times on YouTube.
Psy’s collaboration with Snoop Dogg to release the single “Hangover” in June 2014 has garnered over 241m views to date. The music video also featured K-Pop singer G-Dragon as well as CL of 2NE1 and peaked at No. 4 on the US Billboard Hot Dance/Electronic Songs Chart.