Is Asia Monet Ray a New #LilBeast?

Don't know about you, but we're lovin' the choreographic partnership between WilldaBEAST Adams and Janelle Ginestra lately. We've been all about it ever since we saw their spot-on remake of Michael and Janet Jackson's "Scream" music video.

This week, the dream team released a video to Katy Tiz's "Whistle (While You Work It)"—and it features none other than former "Dance Moms" mini-diva Asia Monet Ray.

Oh, hey there. (Photo via iamasiamonet.com)
Set to Katy Tiz's "Whistle (While You Work It)," the video is a true display of #girlpower, with the five leading ladies owning the tennis court. (Who knew whistles and tennis nets could be such good props?) The choreo is ultra-feminine, but in a sassy, strong, girls-rule-boys-drool kinda way—and the bright colors and beaming sunshine are sure to leave you pumped for sweet, sweet summertime. Enjoy!

Side note: Adams and Ginestra's team name, #BEAUTYanDABEAST, is sheer brilliance.

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