Oct 03, 2013 at 04:35pm IST

The Harlem Shake: The 10 craziest versions on YouTube

The Harlem Shake began as a dance in the 1980s but the latest version featured on a flood of online videos is an electronic dance track by 23-year-old Brooklyn DJ Baauer who released the single last year with the record label Mad Decent. The video starts with one person, often masked, dancing while everyone else in the room pays no attention but when the chorus kicks in they all join in, usually wearing crazy costumes or with props like blow-up giraffes or bicycles. Here are the 10 craziest versions of the Harlem Shake.