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Psy Beats Justin Bieber to Become First Korean to Place 1st on America’s MV iTunes Chart

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2012.08.21 15:51 CJ E&M enewsWorld Stewart Ho


Psy has beaten the ‘Bieber fever’ with his Gangnam Style music video in America.

According to the real time ranking of America’s iTunes music video ranking, as of August 21 1:40 (KST), Gangnam Style is first on the chart’s ranking.

In doing so, Psy beat out some formidable competition, including Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Maroon 5 and Carly Rae Jepsen.

Psy Beats Justin Bieber to Become First Korean to Place 1st on America’s MV iTunes Chart

The feat marks the first time a Korean music video and Korean artist has topped the chart’s ranking. The music video is also fast approaching the 43 million view mark on YouTube.

Photo credit: iTunes


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