Psy Of “Gangnam Style” Did A Reddit AMA

Psy of “Gangnam Style” fame recently went on Reddit to do an Ask Me Anything (AMA) session.  He talked about what it was like to have a huge international hit song on his hands.  He answered the questions with the username PSY_Oppa.

When asked what was his other favorite song besides Gangnam Style that he wrote, he answered “It’s Art.”  One user asked if he could come and hang out with him in Seoul, he replied “Call me maybe.”


Which celebrity would he want to meet that he has not with yet?  He said Tom Cruise.

“How many times did it take to do the elevator portion of your video in Gangnam Style?” asked one user.  Psy replied “that was ad libbed. nong chul is the name of the elevator guy and he is very famous comedian in korea. that is a very popular dirty move he has been doing for 6 years and i asked him to do it in my video. if i am underneath, it would be dirtier!  we only did 2-3 takes and everyone on the video set was crying from laughing. definitely my favorite scene in the video.”

Psy was asked what instruments he plays and he said clarinet and drums.  You can read the Psy’s Reddit AMA here.


This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
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