YouTube is ramping up viewers with “Rewind Youtube Style 2012″, a music video starring popular YouTubers in a mash-up of culturally defining moments of 2012. Launched on December 17, the video has topped 36 million viewers, pointing to a retrospective interactive experience with the top videos of 2012 online at youtube.com/rewind. Viewers can click on hotspots within the Rewind Youtube Style video to access further goodies. “Nothing is more powerful than a video whose time has come”.
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Click on the image below to PSY smash WOTE’s guitar, again and again, in YouTube (HD)
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Filming was shot in the YouTube Space LA studios by Seedwell Production director/producer and editor Peter Furia, producers Michael Rucker and Beau Lewis, director of photography Catherine Goldschmidt, editor David Fine, colorist Peter Brunet, composer Jeff Kite, choreographer SuzE Q, production designers Michele Yu and Cindy Chao, stylists Esha Gupta and Alexandra Schardt, make-up and hair stylists Jenna Tucker, Caroline Ramos, Michele Ramos. Visual effects were producer at Monstro. Behind the scenes video was edited by Alex Mallonee, with camera work by Anthony Cote and Natasha Blass.
Cast included PSY, Walk off the Earth, RyanHiga, AlphaCat, KassemG, DailyGrace, MysteryGuitarMan, DaveDays, DeStorm, PyroBooby, BarelyPolitical, RealAnnoyingOrange, FreddieW, CorridorDigital, RhettAndLink, Smosh, FeliciaDay, ChesterSee, iJustine, EpicMealTime, MyHarto, JennaMarbles, ShitGirlsSay, JuicyStar07, GloZell, ClevverTV, SmoshGames, HuskyStarcraft, TarynSouthern, EdBassmaster, HeyKayli and CaseyLavere.