• Entertainment

Uncovered: PSY’s Anti-American Past

There’s no doubt Korean rapper PSY is beloved across America, but the “Gangnam Style” star doesn’t necessarily feel the same way about America—or at least, he didn’t a few years ago. During a 2002 concert protesting the presence of US troops in Korea, PSY smashed a toy “American tank” on the ground as the crowd cheered, Mediaite reports. Two years later, during protests against the US war in Iraq after it indirectly led to the beheading of a Korean missionary in that country, PSY performed part of a vitriolic anti-America song by a Korean rock band. Some of the “Dear American” lyrics he rapped:

  • “Kill those fucking Yankees who have been torturing Iraqi captives / Kill those fucking Yankees who ordered them to torture / Kill their daughters, mothers, daughters-in-law and fathers / Kill them all slowly and painfully.” Read more…
Posted Under: ,
  • Zergnet: Simply Irresistible

  • HowAboutWe

  • Popular