$ 25 million
Psy net worth is $25 million. Psy is considered as one of the best entertainer in the world. He is a rapper, singer, song writer and music producer who belong to South Korea. He is famous in the whole world due to the “Gangnam Style which was cached by the whole world. This is basically a dancing style which he introduced in his song whose name is also gangnam style and it was released in 2012. The sales of this song broke all the records of other songs and even on YouTube more than 950 million peopled viewed it. Furthermore this song went viral across the world and it received too much parodies and copies in the whole world. In a TV show where Psy was a chief guest the parody of this song was performed in front of him. Apart from the song people downloaded its itunes in millions that was also a source in increase of income for Psy.
Biography of Psy
Psy was born in December 31, 1977 in Gangnam District, Seoul, South Korea. He belongs to very rich and executive family his father is the chairman of DI organization and his mother runs business of restaurants that has several branches in all over the country. Psy is the nick name given to him but his real name given to him on his birth is Park Jae Sang. He got his early education from one of the best school in Seoul “Sehwa high school” but he was not interested in studies and always make jokes in class and school. He started singing career in the 1999 and after than he released different mixed and solo albums but he got recognition in the whole world due to his “Gangnam Style”.
- Complete Name: Park Jae Sang
- Nick Name: Psy
- Birth: December 31, 1977
- Born at: Gangnam District, Seoul, South Korea
- Height: 5 feet 7 inch
- Weight: 82 kg.
- Relationship Status: Married to Yoo Hye Yeon since 2006
- Children: Two
- Education: Sehwa high school
- Nationality: South Korea
- Ethnicity: Korean
- Occupation: Rapper, Singer, Songwriter, Producer
- Wealth Source: Music
Psy is an average looking guy he has an average height of 5 feet 7 inch and weight is 82 kg which lot more than other singer and celebrities. But no doubt Gangnam Style made him so popular among people that they like him very much and he has become an icon and many people have followed his hairstyle in the whole world. Apart from his music career his personal life is going well but much is not known about his personal life on media other than his marriage and wife name. He is married with Yoo Hye Yeon since 2006 and both are living a happy life and have 2 children.
Psy Earning Sources
Psy major earning sources are songs, music sales and concerts he does but like other singers and celebrities he also appears in endorsement ads which are also a source of income for him. He has released many albums in mix and solo category in South Korea and he is very popular in South Koreans when we talk about music to them. But when his new song Gangnam style released in 2012 he rocked the whole world and became popular to all the people in the world. Gangnam style breaks many sales records and more than 950 million people viewed it on YouTube and other media channels.
- Psy earned $2 million from the viewership of YouTube
- $4.6 million were added into the accounts of Psy for endorsing different brands
- Psy earned over $1 million alone from his single song Gangnam Style sales
- In 2012 his earnings from his album 6 rules was $0.5 million
- He performed for Barisan Nasional Party in Malaysia in 2013 and earned $0.3 million
- His total earning from his YouTube channel are $7 million
Comparison of Psy net worth
Psy net worth is $25 million which is not too much for a singer who has fame like Psy but before Gangnam Style hardly few million people know about him. He got heights of fame in 2012 after he released Gangnam style so major portion of Psy net worth is due to this song. We have collected data of Psy net worth and few other famous singers for comparison of their net worth and the results of the comparison are given below.
- IU net worth is $15 million which 1.6 times lower than Psy
- Junsu net worth is almost 1.5 times lower than Psy
- BOA net worth is $1 million which is way smaller than Psy net worth
- Park Jin Young net worth is $7 million which is 72% samller than Psy assets
- Psy net worth is 10 times smaller than Taylor Swift
- Justin Bieber net worth is 8 times higher than Psy
- Psy net worth is about the half of the assets of Pitbull
From the above results one thing is clear that Psy net worth is greater among the Korean singers but his net worth is smaller compared to Hollywood singers.
Psy net worth is $25 million. He is famous singer and dancer who is popular for introducing Gangnam style in 2012. He has earned lot of fame and money from the Gangnam style and it is his major source of income. Apart from songs he received very handsome amount in endorsements from different world leading brands which are also a source in increase in income of Psy.