YouTube views at time of publishing article: 651,486. Music Video was originally published on May 28, 2014. Sungha Jung is a South Korean YouTube sensation and currently 18 (Year 2014).
He is a famous acoustic fingerstyle guitarist. His YouTube channel has more than 3 million subscribers. Often coined as a guitar prodigy, he picked up his guitar skills from a tender age by learning from online videos, improvising, trying to play melodies by listening by ear and non-stop practising.
His cover of “The Pirates of the Caribbean” theme song, with over 43 million views, made him an internet sensation in 2008 when he was only 11 years old. Here’s the video:
He currently posts regular covers and originals on his YouTube Channel and has performed in several concerts regionally. Here are some other tunes that are recommended:
Come As You Are – Sungha Jung
Canon Rock – Sungha Jung (Electric Guitar)
눈,코,입 (Eyes,Nose,Lips) – Sungha Jung
Ni Chun Zai (You exist in my song) – Sungha Jung (Live in Malaysia 2013)