Psy’s video for ‘Gangnam style’ shattered Youtube records. Will ‘Gentleman’ do the same?
The Korean singer/dancer popularly known as PSY seems set to break his own record, with his new video hitting 76 million views in just three days
The new song ‘Gentleman’ dropped at midnight Thursday, April 11, 2013 and on Saturday night the video was posted on YouTube.
‘51million views in 40hours!! My God~!!!’ an excited PSY tweeted early on Monday.
PSY is no stranger to topping YouTube records, as ‘Gangnam Style’ is currently the most-watched video of all time on the site with 1.53 billion hits.
The new video garnered 50 million page views on its first day, smashing the previous record of 8 million held by Justin Bieber’s ‘Boyfriend’, according to Forbes.
This recent effort shows that indeed the world hasn’t had enough of the singer, whose previous hit was a phenomenal success all over the world.
‘Gentleman’ now has over 76 million views as of Monday evening. Is it likely that the video will achieve the same widespread success as its predecessor? We’ll have to wait and see…