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Korean rapper, PSY became a pop culture icon in 2012 when the video to his song "Gangnam Style" went viral on YouTube with over 1 billion views. Making PSY the current record holder of most viewed video on YouTube. PSY appeared everywhere and even had people like Britney Spears, Ellen Degeneres and the San Francisco Giants dancing "Gangnam Style."

Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Hits 2 Billion YouTube Views

K-Pop star’s surprise hit has become the first YouTube video to surpass 2 billion views…

05/31/2014

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Lady Gaga To Perform At First YouTube Music Awards

YouTube is launching its own music awards and Lady Gaga will perform at the first-time event…

10/01/2013

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PSY’s ‘Gentleman’ Breaks YouTube Record

PSY continues to set records on San Bruno-based YouTube. The South Korean pop star hit another mark with his new single “Gentleman,” earning 38 million views in a single day…

04/23/2013

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Simon Cowell Starts Online Singing Contest With YouTube

Simon Cowell has taken over television screens and radio airwaves around the world. Now he’s taking aim at the Internet with a new online talent competition…

02/28/2013

'Gangnam Style' Beats Out Bieber's 'Baby' For Number #1 Most Viewed

‘Gangnam Style’ Beats Out Bieber’s ‘Baby’ For Number #1 Most Viewed

K-Pop sensation, Psy has stolen the crown for most popular YouTube video from Justin Bieber…

11/24/2012

Madonna Booed During Live YouTube Concert

Madonna Booed During Live YouTube Concert

A live online Madonna concert that the pop star said was intended to celebrate France’s tolerance instead tested it, drawing boos and cries of “refund!”

07/27/2012

Viewers Turning To YouTube As News Source

Viewers Turn To YouTube As A News Source

A new study has found that YouTube is emerging as a major platform for news, one to which viewers increasingly turn for eyewitness videos…

07/15/2012

YouTube Launches Broad Entertainment Venture

YouTube Launches Broad Entertainment Venture

YouTube is making a bold step into original programming in an entertainment venture with some 100 content creators, from Madonna to The Wall Street Journal…

10/29/2011

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