The untold dramatic history of ‘PPAP’ is documented in a special video commemorating ten years since superstar PIKOTARO’s debut!
PIKOTARO is nearing the 10th anniversary of his debut. To mark this momentous occasion, on August 25 – the same date as his worldwide smash-hit song ‘PPAP’ was initially uploaded to YouTube in 2016 – he has released a special commemorative video titled ‘The miracles of PPAP.’
The special video documents PIKOTARO’s astonishing achievements in the decade since he began his career, including the runaway global success of ‘PPAP’ and the many records it smashed. From performing in 17 countries and regions worldwide and even being appointed as a cultural ambassador for Japan, PIKOTARO has achieved things that no other Japanese artist has before.
As these accomplishments are detailed in the video, PIKOTARO reflects on how he went about creating ‘PPAP,’ his hopes for the future and more. Within 5 minutes and 23 seconds, learn the untold history of one of Japan’s biggest stars.
‘PPAP’ is a household name worldwide, but the epic drama behind this unlikely hit song has been unknown to many of us – until now. This video is a must-see.
PIKOTARO YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKpIOnsk-gcwHXIzuk24ExA
PIKOTARO official website: https://avex.jp/pikotaro/