Did you see the popular South Korean girls group 2NE1 at the 2015 Grammy Awards on Sunday, February 8? It turns out that Microsoft placed a commercial during the Grammys that uses 2NE1’s hit song, “I Am The Best.”
In case you missed it, here’s the ad that’s creating a buzz among K-pop lovers.
The commercial for Microsoft’s new Surface Pro 3 actually first came out in August last year, but to show it during the Grammy Awards where top musical achievements are recognized is simply a stroke of genius. The song “I Am the Best” is 2NE1’s award-winning smash hit, and now Microsoft is using it to showcase its new tablet.
Here is 2NE1’s MV for “I Am The Best,” which has already racked up more than 113 million hits!
How about an English-subbed video to make sense of the lyrics? Here it is: