Why is it a Viral Hit?

In 2012, Gangnam Style was the offical number one most watched video in the history of YouTube and back then the king of the clip videos online was Justin Biebers with his clip known as Baby. This was the video with the most viewers.

Gentleman song became a viral hit and in 2013 it became one of the most viewed YouTube videos. PSY is from South Korea and he is a Korean pop rapper who became successful with the Gangnam Style and his horse dancing that everyone became familiar with.

Most of the world knew for a fact that PSY was the first to get in the Guiness Book of Records where 100 billion people watched his video clip Gangnam Style.

In 2013, PSY is still a viral hit and has more then 786,321 tweets on twitter and more then 267,163 likes on facebook. It is the first time in YouTube history that a new video in 24 hours became a viral hit because his new song Gentlemen made a record of 24 million viewers in 24 hours. By the next day, the numbers of viewers had increased to more than 63 million viewers.

Since then there has been 141 million more video viewers. PSY has more than 1,389,000 likes compared to 59,000 dislikes and this means that more than 96% of video viewers liked the video. On twitter, every day more then 96,687 mention PSY. Most of his audience is between the 25-34 age group but other age groups are also interested in his music. Most of his fans are female and less than half are male.