Psy turns 35, celebrates 'Gangnam Style'

Posted at 12/31/12 2:46 PM

Korean singing sensation Psy
MANILA, Philippines – Korean singing sensation Psy will celebrate his birthday in a style true to his hit song in Times Square, New York on New Year’s Eve.

Born on December 31, 1977, Psy will join a host of US music stars set to perform in the traditional New Year’s Eve ball drop over the famous landmark.

“Leaving Vegas, Heading to NYC to spend my b-day in Time Square tomorrow!!!#GangnamFinale lol,” Psy (@psy_oppa) tweeted at 5:43 a.m. Philippine time.

He had performed at the Pure Nightclub inside Caesars' Palace in Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Review-Journal said.

The photo the singer posted on Twitter showed a cake he was gifted with in celebration of his 35th birthday and in commemoration of the 1 billion views of his “Gangnam Style” music video on YouTube.

Aside from his numerous fans, Psy was wished a happy birthday by supermodel Heidi Klum, who he thanked in a subsequent post on Twitter.

“Thx Heidi,see u in LA next year. Lol,” he said.