Psy's 'Gangnam Style' becomes most viewed YouTube video

Psy's 'Gangnam Style' becomes most viewed YouTube video

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 11: Psy performs 'Gangnam Style' onstage at the MTV EMA's 2012 at Festhalle Frankfurt on November 11, 2012 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images for MTV)

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by Chenda Ngak / CBS News

KMOV.com

Posted on November 24, 2012 at 7:11 PM

Updated Saturday, Nov 24 at 7:16 PM

(CBS News) -- Korean pop sensation Psy has stolen the crown for most popular YouTube video from Justin Bieber.

According to YouTube, Psy's viral music video "Gangnam Style" currently has 806,283,968 views on YouTube -- edging out Bieber's "Baby" which has 803,847,584 views.

The Korean pop star already won the Guinness World Record for the most "likes" on a YouTube video in September. (It currently has 5,373,234.)

"Gangnam Style" debuted on YouTube on July 15 and quickly went viral, spawning countless imitations and remakes. The catchy video caught the attention of everyone from talk show host Ellen DeGeneres to Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt -- both have been spotted doing Psy's signature "horse dance."

For the few who haven't seen Psy's video, click on the player below.

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