Gangnam Style goes whacky in Jakarta
9 September 2012, Jakarta – Gangnam Style is in the house with more than 800 people gathering and did a flash mob with PSY’s latest global hit “Gangnam Style” at Hotel Indonesia Traffic Circle, an iconic place in Jakarta.
At around 8a.m, the song was played through speakers around the Plaza Indonesia area, and a bunch of people started dancing to the epic “Horse Dance”. Bikers and pedestrian who passed through the area stopped and joined the flash mob on this “car-free-day”. Many people parked their bike and started dancing, with most of them familiar with this viral hit on the Internet.
This flash mob was held by Happy Holliday, an independent group who often shares videos about Korean games and K-Pop on youtube. The leader of Happy Holliday, Edho shared that this is a spontaneous flash mob and “Gangnam Style” was selected simply because of its popularity. Unfortunately, the crowd was subsequently disbanded by the police, but the spirit of “Gangnam Style” has successfully made the city of Jakarta dance.
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