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3. What is "Psy" short for?

The name that the artist known as “Psy” goes by is short for “Psycho.” The South Korean singer was born Park Jae-sang and has said his nickname came about “because I'm crazy about music, stage performance and show,” according to Time magazine.

The name that the artist known as “Psy” goes by is short for “Psycho.” The South Korean singer was born Park Jae-sang and has said his nickname came about “because I'm crazy about music, stage performance and show,” according to Time magazine.

The name that the artist known as “Psy” goes by is short for “Psycho.” The South Korean singer was born Park Jae-sang and has said his nickname came about “because I'm crazy about music, stage performance and show,” according to Time magazine.

The name that the artist known as “Psy” goes by is short for “Psycho.” The South Korean singer was born Park Jae-sang and has said his nickname came about “because I'm crazy about music, stage performance and show,” according to Time magazine.

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Psychic

 

Psycho

 

Psychedelic

 

It's really P.S.Y an abbreviation of his name

 
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