South Korean culture

Apr 17, 2013, 08:02 AM

#SouthKorea continues to live on under a cloud of uncertainty, with the threat of a missile launch by its northern neighbour. But there was some respite to the doom and gloom over the weekend, with Pop star #Psy unveiling the video for his follow-up single to #GangnamStyle - it's called 'Gentleman' - in front of a home crowd in #Seoul. It's been viewed tens of millions of times online, after being posted less than two days ago. But is this huge global interest in all things Korean just a flash in the pan, or does it mark the country's emergence as a truly global cultural leader? Dan Damon has been finding out. #Korea