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Monday, February 21, 2011

The Seven Best Dancing Thom Yorke Videos

Posted By on Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 10:33 AM

On Friday, Radiohead released its new album, The King of Limbs. Along with the eight-song set, the band unveiled a video for the song "Lotus Flower." The stark black-and-white clip focuses on singer Thom Yorke and his wiggly, lithe, devil-possessed dance moves. Naturally, the Internet responded to the clip with a meme: Dancing Thom Yorke. The premise? Set Yorke's smooth moves to unexpected songs. A Tumblr sprang up as a result, and it's collecting the fan-made interpretations/mash-ups. Here are seven of the most clever interpretations.

The one that made the Internet rounds over the weekend the most: Thom dancing to Beyonce's "Single Ladies":

The most inspired one, in my view: Yorke's dancing on the ceiling, Lionel Richie-style!

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