Cebu Dancing Inmates, “Gangnam Style” - Due to insistent public demand, Cebu inmates brought another fantastic performance with the tune of “Gangnam Style” from the popular South Korean rapper PSY.
Cebu inmates performs the monster worldwide dance hit “Gangnam Style” amid heavy rain. Cebu dancing inmates showed their enthusiasm in latest performance. The video of the Cebu inmates was later posted on youtube-September 29, 2012. The lead dancer was in black but most of the inmates in the video wore their standard orange suits while some at the center of the dance formation wore black shirts.
Gangnam Style was Cebu inmate’s dance finale. Prior to that they included dance to other hits like “We Are the Champion,” “Do the Hustle,” “Jump,” “Fire,” “Ben,” “Billy Jean” and “This Is It”.
The nearly 1,000 inmates performed in the prison court yard for almost 1,000 visitors who witnessed and cheered the inmates including several foreigners at the Cebu Provincial Detention and Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) amid downpour.
Saturday’s dance is the comeback of the inmates after Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia suspended the dances due to a jail violation in February.
The Philippine dancing inmates became an Internet sensation in 2007 when their video was uploaded on Youtube dancing Michael Jackson’s hit “Thriller” which registered more than 42 million hits.