Jerusalema Dance Challenge Reaches Jerusalem

Long time gospel tune Jerusalma has turned dance hit and gone global from the rural province of Limpopo in South Africa. This was after the #JerusalemaDanceChallenge started trending on social media showing groups of fans videoing themselves doing pre-set dance moves to the song.  The song has already been viewed 60 million times on Youtube and is climbing as more and more country’s join the dancing craze.  The New Blue Review interviewed the artist behind the song Master KG on its success, collaboration with other African artists and what is was like to have Israelis dancing to his song in the holy city.

You can listen to the interview on radio 101.9 Chai FM with Master KG below:

To see Jerusalemites doing the #JerusalemaDanceChallenge see below:

You can hear more episodes of the New Blue Review here

About the Author
Benji Shulman is from Johannesburg, South Africa, he has a masters degree in Geography and has worked in a range of fields in the Jewish community including education, advocacy, environment and outreach. He loves radio and has a hosted numerous shows on 101.9 ChaiFm in the last decade.
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