PPAP (Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen) by Japanese artist PIKOTARO was uploaded on YouTube on August 25th, 2016. Did anyone ever imagine that this would become a worldwide phenomenon?
From Billboard Chart success , Guinness World Records, Kohaku Utagassen (Year-End Song Festival), Budokan Showcase, Summer Sonic Festival, UEFA Champions League, United Nationd…all started from this one, short, simple video on YouTube…. simply AMAZING!!
Currently, PPAP (on PIKOTARO’s official YouTube Channel), has over 120 million views, and with over 100,000 related videos of total over 1.5 billion views. It’s not too much to say that it’s “one of the most worldwide famous track by Japanese artist!!”
Now, celebrating 1-year anniversary of PPAP, special program will be LIVE on-air on YouTube featuring music live, talk show, new single, and even special guests!
YouTube Music Night – PPAP 1st Anniversary
PIKOTARO mini-showcase + live talk show on YouTube!!
25th August (FRI) 20:00 – JST (Japan)
* 4:00 – PST (US)
* 7:00 – EST (US)
* 12:00 – GMT (UK)
* 13:00 – CET (Europe)
* 21:00 – EST (Sydney)
Watch the Japanese Stream HERE
Watch the English Interpreted Stream HERE
PIKOTARO Official YouTube Channel.