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PPAP tops 2016 YouTube Viral Songs List, Japan’s Gangnam Version at 100 Million Now

It’s called PPAP in short and the full form reads Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen, written in Japanese katakana as ペンパイナッポーアッポーペン, a parody song written by Pikotaro, a fictional singer-songwriter created and portrayed by Japanese comedian Daimaou Kosaka. Though it was released as a music video on YouTube on 25 August 2016, it took some time before people realised that it forces one to ...

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