September 25, 2012 1:00 PM

Catchy ‘Gangnam Style’ has sharp social riff, 260M views

South Korean rapper Psy’s “Gangnam Style” video has 260 million YouTube views and counting, but beneath the antic, funny surface of his world-conquering song, however, is a sharp social commentary about the country’s newly rich and Gangnam, the affluent district where many of them live.

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