Who are they? What is that song? What is the song about? These are among the questions viewers have been asking over the last few days, ever since a short video popped up on the Shanghaiist Facebook page showing a grandpa fluidly matching his granddaughter’s every move at an as-yet undisclosed location in China.
The video has been viewed more than 33 million times since it was first posted.
In the roughly one-minute video, a girl starts dancing in a public park. But what viewers are obsessed with is the moment her grandfather joins in as well.
The granddaughter’s style a bit more flamboyant compared with the older man’s more nuanced style, but together their moves are stunning.
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“I just love the smooth movement of the grandpa, as well as the modern version of the girl… shows how beautiful two generations can be combined in a dance like this, especially coming from grandpa and granddaughter … which I find very sweet for both of them to cooperate dancing together in public… the kid is obviously enjoying it, I bet the grandpa, too,” one viewer posted on the Facebook page.
“I would like to see more of this guy and know how he came to dance so [well]. Ok…She is great too…But hey, Grandpa…..[Respect] dude,” wrote another.
Enjoy the performance below and share these incredible moves!
When I grow up, I want to be this grandpa.
Posted by Shanghaiist on Thursday, April 27, 2017
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