Queen inspired Psy to become pop star

Last Updated: Jun 10, 2013, 12:05 PM IST

London: ` Gangnam style` star, Psy, has revealed that he was inspired to become a pop star by British rock band ` Queen`.

The 35-year-old singer said that it was after watching the band`s 1986 live performance at Wembley Stadium as a teenager in South Korea that he decided to be a pop star, the Sun reported.

The singer told the publication that when he was growing up he would watch, Freddie Mercury, with all those fans in the palm of his hand.

Psy claimed that Robbie Williams is another man who is responsible for his success as he was the first to tweet Gangnam Style.