Recount Text: Short Biography of PSY Gangnam

There is news that Gangnam Style will be displayed in Jakarta. Who idolize, would know who sings it. Writing a biography mostly using text recount structure. This time we learn through example recount text a brief biography PSY.

Besides the form of writing a biography, recount text  is usually found in the form of diary, track record life experience is also known by the term personal narrative. Well just following are example recount text in the form of a biography.


Example Recount Text: Biografi singkat Park Jae-sangExample recount text- Biography of PSY Gangnam Style

Gangnam Style is now famous in the wold. Do you know the man behind it? He is Park Jae-sang and known as PSY.


He was born on Desember 31 1977 at Gangnam District , Seoul, South Korea. He was grown up among bussines family members. His father is an executive chairman of manufacturing company and his mother is owner of several restaurants.


Park Jae-sang  got  his elementary education from Banpo and continued his study to Middle Schools and Sehwa High School. After graduated from high school, in 1996, Park flew to United Stated to study business administration at Boston University. He was a student there for only one semester because he dropped out of Boston University after he attended an English-language course in Summer. Leaving business administration field, he studied music at Berkley College of Music but soon he dropped out of Barklee College too.


Park Jae-sang  returned to South Korea without having university degree and pursued carrier as singer. He rleases his first album Psy from the Psycho World! in 2001. Because of the inappropriate content, he was fined by South Korean government authorities. In 2002 he had the second album Sa 2 but again he was banned. In 2006 he got his fourth album Sa Jib. At that time he won honors at Hong Kong's Mnet Asian Music Awards.


Park Jae-sang  got his big success in 2012 when he released his sixth album Psy 6. The song "Gangnam Style" appeared in broadcasting and newspapers outside Asia. Gangnam Style ranked first on YouTube and soon became the global superstar.


That example of recount text about the biography of the famous singer. Besides we know better about singers idol, it  also hopefully can help who are learning English.

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1. The text is re-written and simplified from:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psy

2. Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/yonghokim/7821124240/

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