Psy's Gangnam Style Hits Astounding 2B Youtube Views
South Korean pop phenomenon Psy's Gangnam Style has become the first YouTube video to surpass 2 billion views, crossing the mark around shortly before midnight, Friday.
The unlikely hit holds the record for most overall views and most views in a day - 38 million.
No other video comes close to Gangnam on the streaming service's list of top videos. Justin Bieber's Baby is the only other billion-plus video at 1.04 billion views.
Psy has three of the top 15 videos on the site.