Never mind Gangnam Style, Little Psy is ready to step out of Big Psy's shadow
Published on Feb 27, 2013 10:20 AM
Little Psy, the young boy featured in Korean superstar Psy's international music video hit Gangnam Style, is so ready to step out of that song's shadow.
The eight-year-old, whose real name is Hwang Min Woo, tells Life! in Korean via a translator: "I have danced to Gangnam Style at least 500 times already. I am really quite tired of dancing to the song."
In town recently to promote the launch of the new LG Optimus G smartphone, he adds, sounding like a true media veteran: "I hope to slowly step away from Gangnam Style, and start to focus on my own songs.
"I have a new single coming up called Showtime. It is a song that I really enjoy singing and dancing to. It's my song. It's my song. Not Psy's song." Gangnam Style, the massive hit song featuring horseriding-like dance moves, is the most-watched video on Youtube ever, with more than 1.3 billion views.
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