Psy ranks 8th in CNN’s ‘Most Intriguing Person of 2012’

Psy, who has galloped to superstardom with his trade mark horse-riding dance, has been chosen as the 8th most intriguing person this year according to CNN.

On December 24th, CNN revealed the list of ‘Most Intriguing Person of 2012’. Psy was ranked 8th, and he confirmed his amazing popularity once again, being the only Korea within the Top 10.

Coming in first place was last month’s election winner President Barack Obama. Following right behind at second place was Malala Yousafzai, who got attacked by Taliban after claiming that females have rights for education.

Furthermore, other political figures, athletes, and entertainers were ranked within the TOP 10.

In related news, Psy’s “Gangnam Style” music video became the most-viewed YouTube clip, topping a whopping 1 billion hits.