Feb 15, 2013

Harlem Shake Breakdown [What is the Meme?]

Harlem Shake videos explained:

1. The intro to the song Harlem Shake, by Baauer, plays for a total of 30 seconds throughout each meme video.
2. One person dances oftentimes with hip thrusts or pelvic movement, and arms swaying from side to side
3. The audience is oblivious to the dancer.
4. #2 & #3 go on for 15 seconds into the video.
5. At 15 seconds in, this is where the music transitions with a deep bass beat.
6. At 15 seconds in, the audience increases in size, and the audience joins in with the dancing. Energy levels go up.
7. Towards the end of the video, there is another transition in the song--this is where slow motion can be seen.
8. Yes, this post was not to be taken seriously.

Have fun and laugh hard!