What Does ‘Gangnam Style’ Mean?
PSY’s viral hit song ‘Gangnam Style’ is all over the internet, he’s doing TV shows, everyone is doing a parody of that song – you can’t escape it. Although he’s singing in Korean, it got you curious enough to ask yourself the question ‘who or what is gangnam style’. What does it mean? The answer is actually very simple and you learn a little world geography at the same time.
Gangnam is a district in Seoul, Korea where one would shop at high-end shops, eat the fanciest food and rub elbows with the richest, trendiest, highest-of-lifestyle people. Basically, Gangnam is like Beverly Hills. So, basically, Saying you have ‘Gangnam Style’ means you’re just about the coolest, trendiest person there is.
And now you know.