“In the clip above, McGuire posted up near 125th street—considered the heart of Harlem—and asked various people their reactions to seeing the “Harlem Shake” for the first time. To their dismay, many of these people agreed, “That’s definitely not the Harlem Shake.”
The Baauer’s Harlem Shake is defintely a funny jab at a washed up hiphop dance, sure people of Harlem feel some pride in the original “Harlem Shake” but honestly who was talking about the dance before these videos? nobody! If anything it gives the city of Harlem some international love, but hey thats just what i think! what do you think? take the poll below.