Marco R. della Cava of USA Today profiled the recent surge of interest in the Harlem Shake, a kinetic hip-hop extravagance with roots in a neighborhood hoops tournament. Sean ‘P. Diddy’ Combs said of the craze, “It’s the true definition of Harlem. It looks like the music is all up in the kids’ bodies.” Puffy joined Black Rob on G. Dep’s ‘Let’s Get It’ that played the major role in popularizing the dance. But as for the longevity of it, Kim Osorio from the Source said, “Put it this way, if Dr. Dre came out with a video mocking it, I think it’d be over.” Read more.
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