One of the most famous korean singers, songwriters and record producers. He rose to international prominence for his viral hit " Gangnam style" - which became a global phenomenon as the first video reaching 1 billion views on youtube. He was regarded as " king of youtube". This song earned him more than 30 awards.
He was born into a rich family. He gave up his plan to study business and administration at Boston University to pursue music career. He started by buying musical instruments and entertainment equipment. His first debut album " Psy from the psycho world" which created more controversies but took him closer to audience as an unconventional artist. In 2003, he enlisted in mandatory military service and was discharged in 2005. In 2010, he joined YG entertainment and expanded his career worthwide.
He married his girlfriend " yoo Hye Yeon" . They have twin daughters.