Pembaca yang budiman, Kali ini Reyvanologi telah mempunyai catatan menarik sepanjang tahun 2012. Sekarang kita sudah di catatan Reyvanologi 2012 ke 2. Nah yang kedua kira-kira ada siapa sih…????
Oke..Catatan Reyvanologi 2012 ke 2 adalah Gangnam Style. Siapa sih yang tidak tahu dengan Gangnam Style ? Tarian kuda yang satu ini sudah mendunia di berbagai kalangan. Mulai dari anak kecil, remaja, dewasa, orang tua, pelayan, dokter, pelajar, tentara bahkan sudah ketularan virus gangnam style ini. Sampai saya juga yang kena Gangnam Style. Perkembangan Gangnam Style memang pesat. Dari awalnya nggak tahu tariannya seperti apa. Mereka berbondong-bondong melihat youtube. PSY, orang yang menciptakan tarian kuda yang unik ini. Langsung saja catatan Reyvanologi 2012 : Gangnam Style, Check it out.
“Gangnam Style” (Korean: 강남스타일, IPA: [kaŋnam sɯtʰail]) is a K-pop single by the South Korean musician PSY. The song was released in July 2012 as the lead single of his sixth studio album PSY 6 (Six Rules), Part 1, and debuted at number one on South Korea’s Gaon Chart. On December 21, 2012, at around 15:50 UTC, “Gangnam Style” became the first video in the history of the Internet to be viewed more than a billion times. As of December 22, 2012, the music video has been viewed over 1 billion times on YouTube, and it is the site’s most watched video after surpassing Justin Bieber’s single “Baby”.
The phrase “Gangnam Style” is a Korean neologism that refers to a lifestyle associated with the Gangnam District of Seoul. The song and its accompanying music video went viralin August 2012 and have influenced popular culture worldwide since then. “Gangnam Style” received mixed to positive reviews, with praise going to its catchy beat and PSY’s amusing dance moves (which themselves have become a phenomenon) in the music video and during live performances in various locations around the world. In September 2012, “Gangnam Style” was recognized by Guinness World Records as the most “liked” video on YouTube. It subsequently won Best Video at the MTV Europe Music Awards held later that year. It became a source of parodies and reaction videos by many different individuals, groups and organizations while also inspiring flashmobs in Paris, Rome andMilan with tens of thousands of participants each. According to German media, the world’s biggest flashmob is set to take place on New Year’s Eve at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin with an expected crowd size of up to 1 million people dancing “Gangnam Style”.
By the end of 2012, the song had topped the music charts of more than 30 countries including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Russia, Spain, and the United Kingdom. Although its reception in Japan remained lukewarm, “Gangnam Style” topped China’s Baidu 500 download list and was labelled by state-controlled media as having a “divine melody.”
As the song continued to rapidly gain popularity and ubiquity, its signature dance moves were attempted by many notable political leaders such as the British Prime Minister David Cameron, U.S. President Barack Obama, and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, who hailed it as a “force for world peace”. Its influence on political activism was exemplified by the short film Gangnam for Freedom, produced by the British sculptor Anish Kapoor to advocate the freedom of expression with the support of various human rights organisations such as Index on Censorship and Amnesty International. According to the United Nations’ news division, PSY has become an “international sensation” through his song “Gangnam Style”.
Di seluruh dunia bahkan acara musik sampai-sampai Lagu Gangnam Style ini menjadi charts no 1 di tangga lagu seluruh dunia. Saking cintanya sama lagu tersebut dan menarikannya. Hanya saja Brazil menempatkan Lagu Gangnam Style di urutan 13 dan Romania menempatkan Lagu Gangnam Style di urutan 17.
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