Harlem Shake

  • Psy's 'Gentleman' crosses 10 million views on YouTube 14-04-2013 01:23 PM

    Seoul: Hips swinging, South Korean rapper Psy launched the dance and video of his new song 'Gentleman' at a packed Seoul concert on Saturday, with nearly 160,000 tuned in online to see if he could carry off a repeat of his megahit 'Gangnam Style'. The song has become a huge...
  • Oxford librarian sacked over 'Harlem Shake' video 21-03-2013 11:16 AM

    London: An Oxford University librarian has been sacked and a number of students fined after a recording of dance track - the Harlem Shake - filmed in the university premises, went viral on YouTube. The 30-second long video clip, has had more than 5,000 views, and sparked outrage among senior...
  • Harlem Shake meme: Meira Kumar requests Harlem Shakers to 'baith jaiye' 05-03-2013 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: The Harlem Shake viral meme is spreading like a wildfire and has even breached mining tunnels under the surface of the earth. 15 Australian miners were fired from their high-paying jobs in an Australian gold mine after a 'Harlem Shake' performance underground was deemed a safety hazard. Even...
  • Australian miners fired for doing the 'Harlem Shake' 04-03-2013 04:03 PM

    Perth: Up to 15 miners were fired from their high-paying jobs in an Australian gold mine after a 'Harlem Shake' performance underground was deemed a safety hazard, a newspaper reported on Monday. A YouTube video shows eight miners wearing safety gear while performing the convulsive dance in the Agnew Gold...
  • Watch: Young Egyptians perform Harlem Shake in protest against govt 02-03-2013 09:56 PM

    The dance by about 400 young men was a rare moment of light-hearted expression of dissent amidst political turmoil that has left dozens dead and hundreds injured. ...
  • Harlem finds the viral 'Harlem Shake' videos tacky 22-02-2013 10:53 AM

    New Delhi: Within a few days of the Harlem Shake going viral on YouTube, the people of Harlem have shown discontent over the new dance form calling it a mockery of the original. The dance form which began in 1980s yet again found its way to the world on the...
  • Harlem Shake: 10 craziest versions on YouTube 18-02-2013 12:27 PM

    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...
  • Viral: Harlem Shake challenges 'Gangnam Style' 18-02-2013 12:04 PM

    Hot on the heels of South Korean rapper Psy's "Gangnam Style", a new dance craze is sweeping offices, universities, and even a museum as it goes viral - the Harlem Shake. The Harlem Shake began as a dance in the 1980s but the latest version featured on a flood of...