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The staying power of 'Gangnam Style'

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President Obama, the mayor of London, China's top dissident artist and Madonna -- every time someone signals the death of "Gangnam Style" up pops another high-profile figure to keep the phenomenon alive. 

South Korean pop sensation Psy performs at the Sunrise breakfast television show in Sydney. In the four months since his "Gangnam Style" music video went viral on YouTube, it has been imitated by an impressive roster of global notables.

In the four months since the music video by South Korean rapper Psy went viral on YouTube, it has been name-checked and imitated by an impressive roster of global notables from world leaders to sports stars and business tycoons.

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