Dec 7, 2012 – Psy Gangnam Style: Man Makes $8.4 Million From YouTube’s Most Watched Video Of 2012
A top Pop singer from South Korea, Park Jae Sang aka Psy has earned a mind blowing $8.4 million from his popular YouTube video “Gangnam Style“.
The official Gangnam Style dance video that was uploaded on the 15th of July, 2012 attracts over 903,119,259 viewers with 5,747,815 thumbs up.
On his YouTube views alone, he made $870,000.
He also made $4.7 million from the commercials use of the song by Kyobo Securities, a South Korean firm.
Psy’s estimated earning from downloads and CD sales alone is about $3,050,000
Gangnam Style music video has won Best Video of 2012 Awards at MTV European Music Awards in Frankfurt, Germany.
Here is a video of Gangnam style English lyrics and translation
Psy Gangnam Style English Translation & Lyrics