Howard said Psy's new song would bomb

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  1. Jon Hein is God

    Jon Hein is God New Member

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    Well, Howard is a genius. Look at Psy's results after less than 72 hours.

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    And here are the most-viewed Howard Stern clips of all time on YouTube:

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  2. face palm

    face palm Well-Known Member

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    you did a lot of research on this :facepalm:
     
  3. chriscodisco

    chriscodisco Member Banned User

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    It might have a lot of hits but, that does not mean anyone is gonna buy it.
     
  4. Quite Frankly

    Quite Frankly Well-Known Member

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    97 mil in 72 hours...sounds like a highly bs purchased number, like robot software "watches" it and it counts as a view
     
  5. MISERABLE66

    MISERABLE66 Well-Known Member

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    Someone needs to explain to Psy what "One hit wonder" means.
     
  6. zerokarma

    zerokarma Well-Known Member

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    You can't blame him for trying to cash in a little more while he still can.

    I still don't understand the the whole gangnam style thing, I didn't think it was funny or fun, I just don't get it.
     
  7. Kool

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    when Wiggo was commenting on the "one hit wonder" the new song had 44 million hits on youtube
     
  8. Rupert Pupkin

    Rupert Pupkin That Ass is Attached to Daniela Lopez

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    Maybe not for his sake. He gets PAID by You Tube for the number of views. The song may bomb with sales, but he will make a few hundred grand with 100,000,000 views.


    Google: Psy’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Has Earned $8 Million On YouTube Alone


    Christopher Mims, Quartz | Jan. 23, 2013, 7:27 AM


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    Gangnam Style, the most-watched YouTube video ever, with more than one billion views, by K-pop sensation Psy has generated $8 million revenue on YouTube alone, said Google chief business officer Nikesh Arora in a rare disclosure on the company’s fourth quarter earnings call. A previous analysis by the Associated Press indicated that Psy had earned $7.9 million from Gangnam Style in worldwide revenue, including downloads on iTunes and streaming and sales on services available only in Korea.
    Considering that Gangnam style has, as of this writing, racked up 1.23 billion views on YouTube, that means the video is generating on average 0.65 cents every time someone plays the video. The creator of a YouTube video keeps about half of that money, which suggests Psy and his record company have earned about $4 million from YouTube.

     
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    artful dodger Well-Known Member

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    so 97 million people now know what audio diarrhea sounds like :coffee:
     
  10. Ruffypup

    Ruffypup Well-Known Member

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    I actually liked it :dontknow:
     
  11. LisaGsDentures

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    Hasnt he been big in Korea for awhile? Not sure if one hit wonder is fair if thats the case.
     
  12. BrerJimmy

    BrerJimmy Well-Known Member

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    Shhh... America is the be all, end all.
     
  13. Roberticus

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    Who the hell is paying Google $0.65 to be allowed to show an ad next to a Psy video?
     
  14. Rupert Pupkin

    Rupert Pupkin That Ass is Attached to Daniela Lopez

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    Cents, not Dollars

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  15. HowardsPrenup

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    No shit. Howard can't be wrong every time.
     
  16. HowardsPrenup

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    Sigh
     
  17. Roberticus

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    My bad. That's a little more palatable.
     
  18. smichal

    smichal A1 Dick Game

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    Howard's just jealous that Psy was more relevant than him the past couple of years.