Gangnam Style reaches one billion views

Psy with BBC DJ Scott MillsThe Gangnam Style music video has notched up over one billion views on YouTube.

The catchy pop-dance song by South Korean artist Psy, has become the first artist to have a video on YouTube reach one billion views. It overtook Justin Bieber’s ‘Baby’ in November, which had amassed hundreds of millions of views.

The song, which has been number one around the world in various countries, has been parodied by many celebrities and other YouTube users.

The song had been championed in the UK by BBC Radio 1 DJ Scott Mills (pictured above with Psy).

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