Harlem Shake

  • Psy's 'Gentleman' crosses 10 million views on YouTube April 14, 2013

    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 hit...
  • Oxford librarian sacked over 'Harlem Shake' video October 3, 2013

    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 staff...
  • OMG! Ram Kapoor does the harlem shake at MDKM screening March 14, 2013

    Yes, you read it right! Popular TV actor Ram Kapoor broke into an impromptu jig and did the famous Harlem Shake during a special screening of 'Mere Dad Ki Maruit'. The screening was organised for the cast and crew of the film in which Kapoor plays a pivotal role. The...
  • Harlem Shake meme: Meira Kumar requests Harlem Shakers to 'baith jaiye' October 3, 2013

    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' October 3, 2013

    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 Mine...
  • Watch: Young Egyptians perform Harlem Shake in protest against govt March 2, 2013

    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. ...
  • Search 'do the Harlem Shake' on YouTube and watch it do the Harlem Shake March 2, 2013

    New Delhi: While Google is more known for its doodles and Easter Eggs, its subsidiary YouTube is also an eager follower of the tradition. The latest viral video fever to spread via YouTube is 'Harlem Shake' and it has generated hundreds of millions of views across thousands of videos of the...
  • US: Harlem Shake on flight lands students in trouble March 1, 2013

    Colorado Springs: The latest craze to sweep the Internet is bringing college students the wrong kind of attention - from the Federal Aviation Administration. During a flight from Colorado Springs to San Diego, a group of students started the Harlem Shake, a dance to a song of the same name. In...
  • Harlem finds the viral 'Harlem Shake' videos tacky October 3, 2013

    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 October 3, 2013

    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' October 3, 2013

    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 online...