What's Gangnam?

130 million web hits worldwide as viral dance craze is 1 on YouTube and iTunes.
3:00 | 09/09/12

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perhaps you're one of the millions who have already googled this one, it's a dance, and it could be coming to a family wedding near you. Here's abc's david wright. ♪ Reporter: Korean pop music gangnam style. ♪ Coming up style ♪ Reporter: Viral video sensation, number one on the itunes music video chart. Last week at the music video awards. Dude, you got over 100 million hits on youtube for gangnam style, okay? How does that feel? Talk to me. Reporter: The words may be lost in translation, but the moves have universal appeal. The unlikely slightly chubby pop star behind the video is a 35-yold south korean rapped named psy, real name, jae sung park. It's like beverly hills of korea. I don't look like beverly hills, and I keep saying I'm beverly hills style, beverly hills style. Reporter: Video of poker-faced send-up of korean's place in beverly hills itself on rodeo drive at the tony salon by maxianne. If I use the phrase "gangnam style" does that mean anything in beverly hills? ♪ Reporter: Youtube is full of local adaptation. London style. Oregon style. At dodgers stadium when they recently plucked psy out of the crowd, the dance cam had no trouble finding his signature horse trot. You got to use your upper body. Reporter: Psy was just signed by justin bieber's manager poised to become the biggest korean pop star ever leg the charge gangnam style. David wright, abc news, beverly

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