Psy 6 (Six Rules), Part 1

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Psy 6 (Six Rules), Part 1
EP by Psy
Released July 15, 2012
Recorded 2011-2012
Genre K-pop
Length 22:37
Language Korean, English
Label YG Entertainment/KMP Holdings
YGK-0190
Universal Music Group (Asia ex. Japan)
YGEX/avex trax (Japan)
Producer Yang Hyun-suk (executive), Psy, u-type
Psy chronology
PsyFive
(2010)
Psy 6 (Six Rules), Part 1
(2012)
Psy 6 (Six Rules), Part 2
(2014)
Singles from Psy 6 (Six Rules), Part 1
  1. "Gangnam Style"
    Released: July 15, 2012

Psy 6 (Six Rules), Part 1 (싸이6甲 Part 1) is an EP of Korean pop rapper Psy and is the first part of a double EP. It was released on July 15, 2012, the same day "Gangnam Style" was released as the lead single. Part 2 has been announced to be released in March 2013.[1] The EP has sold 106,594 copies in South Korea. Part 2 will include his single "Korea" and all of the songs from his remix and live albums. As of October 2014, it has yet to be released.

The EP was released in a tin that had a fishbowl-like appearance. Inside the tin is a card that contains the album artwork, cards which contain artwork and lyrics for each of the songs (however the artwork for 강남스타일 was different from the German single's art), a card for the credits, two cards of advertising from YG Entertainment and the CD. The whole ensemble is packaged in a white box printed with info.

Track listing[edit]

CD[2]
No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Blue Frog (청개구리)" (featuring G-Dragon Of Bigbang) Psy, G-Dragon Psy, Yoo Gun-hyung 3:27
2. "Passionate Goodbye (뜨거운 안녕)" (featuring Sung Si-kyung) Psy, You Hee-yeol You Hee-yeol, Kim Taehoon 3:28
3. "Gangnam Style (강남스타일)"   Psy Psy, Yoo Gun-hyung 4:09
4. "Year of 77 (77학개론)" (featuring LeeSsang and Kim Jin-pyo) Psy, Kim Jin-pyo, Gary Psy, Yoo Gun-hyung 4:39
5. "What Would Have Been? (어땠을까)" (featuring Park Jung-hyun) Psy Psy, Yoo Gun-hyung 4:03
6. "Never Say Goodbye" (featuring Yoon Do-hyun) Psy Psy, Yoo Gun-hyung 3:21
Total length:
22:37

Chart performance[edit]

Album chart[edit]

Chart Peak
position
Japan Oricon weekly albums[3][A] 92
South Korea Gaon Weekly album chart[4] 1
South Korea Gaon Monthly album chart[4] 5
South Korea Gaon Yearly album chart[4] 15
  • ^ Sales come from the South Korean imported version.

Other songs charted[edit]

Song Peak chart position
KOR US
Gaon Chart[4] K-Pop Billboard[5]
"Passionate Goodbye" 4 6
"What Would Have Been?" 9 7
"Blue/Tree Frog" 9 17
"Seventy Seven 101/Year of 77" 10 13
"Never Say Goodbye" 14 29

Sales and certifications[edit]

Chart Sales
Gaon physical[6]

106,594(2012)
20,283(2013)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PSY Wants Tom Cruise to Go 'Gangnam Style', Talks 2013 Album". Billboard. November 28, 2012. Retrieved January 5, 2013. 
  2. ^ "PSY 6甲 (Six Rules), Pt. 1 - EP by PSY". iTunes. Retrieved October 24, 2012. 
  3. ^ "オリコンランキング情報サービス「you大樹」" [Oricon Ranking Information Service "You Big Tree"]. Oricon. Retrieved October 16, 2012.  (subscription only)
  4. ^ a b c d "Gaon Search – PSY" (in Korean). Gaon. Retrieved September 30, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Korea K-Pop Hot 100 Music Chart". Billboard. September 1, 2012. Retrieved 2012-09-30. 
  6. ^ (Korean) "Gaon album chart". Gaon. Retrieved August 9, 2012. 

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