• Sun
  • Dec 28, 2014
  • Updated: 12:51pm

Gangnam Style

Gangnam Style is a song by 34-year-old South Korean rapper Psy. Its music video was released on July 15, 2012, featuring a unique horse-riding dance in a comical portrayal of people living in the Gangnam district of Seoul. The video quickly went viral around the world and in late October became the most liked video in YouTube history. It inspired a spate of global parodies.

NewsHong Kong

'Gangnam Style' fever hits Hong Kong as film producer releases spoof cover music video

PUBLISHED : Friday, 12 October, 2012, 5:33pm
UPDATED : Friday, 12 October, 2012, 5:41pm

Hong Kong film producer Wilson Chin is so hooked on the hit record 'Gangnam Style' that he has released a spoof cover video featuring local celebrities.

Chin, the man behind the movies Summer Love and Lan Kwai Fong, stars in the video alongside Canto-pop singers Leo Ku and Ekin Cheng, veteran actor TV host Eric Tsang and actress JJ Jia.

The video, which he posted on his Weibo page, was shot at various locations around Hong Kong and is gathering momentum on YouTube and Youku.

'Gangnam Style', by South Korean rapper Psy, shot to number one around the world after the video went viral.

Chin's effort comes a month before Psy visits Hong Kong.

Share

Related topics

For unlimited access to:

SCMP.com SCMP Tablet Edition SCMP Mobile Edition 10-year news archive
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 

This article is now closed to comments

iluvmycity
Would be better if they put their own lyrics. Not much of a parody really. Great video production tho.

Login

SCMP.com Account

or