PSY’s popular Gangnam Style Music Video crosses over 2 billion views on YouTube.
This is the first ever video in YouTube history to cross 2 billion views and also make new milestones in other metrics of subscription, comments, likes and dislikes (summary below)
PSY Gangnam Style Video Crosses 2 Billion Hits
Gangnam Style Video Statistics
- Over 2 billion views (2,000,063,636 views as of this writing)
- Over 6 million subscribers (6,998,989 subscribers) to officialpsy channel
- Over 8 million likes / thumbs up (8,321,955 likes)
- Over 1 million dis-likes / thumbs down (1,037,660 dis-likes)
- Over 5 million comments (5,183,506 comments)
YouTube celebrates this successful video by marking the 2 billion views with an exclusive PSY dancing icon in front and after the views display (refer highlighted section in image below).
This video is a great example of how YouTube empowers any individual with unique ideas to reach the mass without having a big budget or no budget at all. In fact PSY earned millions through advertisement income through this video.
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