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'Billion Style' for Psy on YouTube

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Psy hailed his ascent to "Billion Style" on Saturday, after the South Korean rapper's viral hit became the first video to break a billion views on YouTube, marking a milestone on the internet. 

The view counter for Gangnam Style, which was only posted on the video-sharing site on July 15, clicked over into 10 figures at around 3.50 GMT Friday (10.50am Thailand time), as the global craze for the singer and his horse-riding dance refuses to die down.

As of 06.30 GMT on Saturday the counter showed 1,010,321,921 views.

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