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South Korean broadcaster bans PSY's 'Gentleman' video
By SAM KIM , Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A major South Korean broadcaster says it has banned PSY's new music video because the rapper is shown abusing public property.

The "Gentleman" video opens with PSY kicking a cone that says "no parking."

State-funded KBS said Thursday the scene doesn't meet its standards as a public broadcaster. Two spokesmen say KBS has banned other videos for similar reasons in the past.

Bing: PSY's new video, 'Gentleman'

They spoke anonymously because they say it is the broadcaster's company policy.

"Gentleman" was released last week on YouTube as a follow-up to PSY's viral "Gangnam Style." It features a fast-paced electro pop song and has surpassed 139 million views.

"Gangnam Style" brought the 35-year-old singer global fame. It is YouTube's most watched video with 1.5 billion views since its release last summer.

 

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6Comments
Apr 18, 2013 12:05PM
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Good ...he's a anit American want a be singer that cant sing...
Apr 18, 2013 11:06AM
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Who cares if his new song is banned?  Why is this in our news. Who gives a crap......lol
Apr 18, 2013 10:13AM
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His style is crap. Should also be banned here but not for kicking a no parking cone. Ban it because of his stupid style.
Apr 18, 2013 7:24AM
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we should ban it too...

piece of garbage...just like gangnam style....

too many idiots out there tho...that have no clue what good music is...

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