This morning, we recapped last night’s brilliant “So You Think You Can Dance” Michael Jackson tribute show, and the DS editors haven’t stopped humming our favorite MJ hits since. Safe to say, there’s a bit of Jackson fever going around the office.
So we figured, why fight it? Don’t stop ’til you get enough, amiright? Allow me to introduce you to the incredible Poppin John and Ricardo Walker. You may already know Poppin John from SoulBotics Krew or Legion of Extraordinary Dancers, and Walker is an extremely talented dancer and Michael Jackson impersonator. Recently, the two got together to film a popping routine to a dubstep remix of MJ’s “Beat It,” and it. is. insane.
You may be thinking, A dubstep remix of Michael Jackson?! Blasphemy! We thought the same thing at first. But, please, reserve judgment—because it kind of totally works. Plus, these two dancers’ body control is off-the-charts ridiculous. Seriously, check them out: