PPAP (Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen) was uploaded to YouTube on August 25th, 2016. Did anyone ever imagine that this would become a worldwide phenomenon?
Appearances on the Billboard Chart, Guinness World Records, Kohaku Utagassen (Year-End Song Festival), Budokan Showcase, Summer Sonic, UEFA Champions League, United Nation. All of it started from this one short simple video on YouTube. Currently, PPAP (on PIKOTARO’s official YouTube Channel), has over 120 million views and 100,000 related videos views for a total of over 1.5 billion views.
PIKOTARO will be celebrating the 1-year anniversary of PPAP with a special program that will air on YouTube featuring a music live, talk show, new single, and special guests. Come and join him LIVE on his official YouTube Channel.
～YouTube Music Night – PPAP 1st Anniversary～ PIKOTARO mini-showcase + live talk show on YouTube 8/25 (FRI)
20:00 – JST (Japan)
4:00 – PST (US)
7:00 – EST (US)
12:00 – GMT (UK)
13:00 – CET (Europe)
PIKOTARO Official YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKpIOnsk-gcwHXIzuk24ExA