Social media has given us many stars in recent times. Rising into fame isn’t an easy feat to achieve especially when you are just an ordinary person. But, times are changing these days. Social media has become a platform for people to showcase their talents and skills. If they are good at what they do, peoples make them go viral in no time. As we already know, TikTok is an addictive platform. Most of the challenges that go viral on TikTok isn’t from notable people, celebrities, or influencers, it’s user-generated content. The last example was the singing sensational Ranu Mondal. And now this guy is setting the Internet on fire.
In particular, dance videos of a TikTok user are going viral on Twitter right now. Everyone is falling in love with this person’s talent. On TikTok, he goes by the name “babajackson2020”. Baba Jackson became an overnight Internet sensation because of his dance videos going viral. He now has over a million followers on the popular video-sharing platform TikTok. He is known to blend Jacksons moves on every single beat of desi songs. Baba Jackson airwalks are being compared with the king of pop, Michael Jackson. And he deserves so.
His real name is Yuvraj Singh Parihar. He is from Jodhpur, Rajasthan. His father is a laborer who fixes tiles, while his mother is a housewife. Baba Jackson’s parents much like any typical Indian parents wanted their son to be a doctor or an engineer. But destiny had other great things in store for him and so he developed a love for dancing. His love for dancing was at its peak and MJ was his ideal. He would practice MJ’s moves for hours every day on the terrace of his home. Soon he perfected Michael Jackson’s dance moves.
TikTok Star Yuvraj Singh’s Dance Moves Are Impressing Bollywood Celebs
It all started with a Twitter handle named Shash (@pokershash) shared a compilation of Baba Jackson’s dance videos. He posted it on Twitter by tagging Hrithik Roshan and Prabhudheva on the tweet writing, “Watch till the end. The last video made me compile his videos. Please make him famous”.
Dressed like that of MJ and dance moves just like his, Yuvraj Singh’s dancing video of the terrace has gone viral. His dance move will leave you awestruck. He has over a million followers on video-sharing platform TikTok. People are even tagging famous choreographers to take notes of this talented boy.
The dancer caught the eye of many Bollywood Celebs. His dance videos have collected a whopping of 11 million views in total. Yuvraj Singh dance moves are something else indeed and are impressing many Bollywood celebs. The long list of celebrities includes Hritik Roshan, Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, and choreographer Remo D’ Souza, among others.
The video was posted on Jan 12, Sunday. It has gone viral collecting over 9 lakh views on the microblogging platform. Moreover, it has also garnered more than 85k ‘likes’ and over 24,000 ‘retweets’. After his video was shared online, it managed to garner millions of views. People praised his incredible talent. One Twitter user twitted, “Michael Jackson would be delighted.”
Twitter is going gaga over his dance moves. Bollywood celebrities have come to support his talent by taking up to Twitter to express what they felt about his TikTok videos. In the video, Yuvraj can be seen imitating Michael Jackson’s famous steps on popular songs like Muqabla, Kaanta Laga and many more.
Twitter is calling him young Michael Jackson
Hrithik Roshan, a Bollywood superstar who is well known for his mind-boggling dance moves became a fan of Yuvraj Sings’s airwalk. He has tweeted a video of Baba Jackson where he can be seen performing airwalk. Hritik has praised the dancer in the best way possible.
Not just Hrithik, Actress Raveena Tandon shared his video on Twitter with this caption, “Fantastic! Love all of it, especially the ‘tip tip remix’ talent waiting to be discovered. (sic)”. She even tagged choreographers like Remo D’ Souza and Farah Khan along with PDdancing in the tweet.
Bollywood’s biggest stars are also appreciating his skills. His dance moves impressed megastar Amitabh Bachchan too. Mr.Bachchan tweeted “wow……” on his dance moves.
Baba Jackson is praised by Suniel Shetty too. He tweeted “How gooood is this boy
Besides this, well-known director and choreographer Remo D Souza also twitted on his video saying, “Bhaia next film :))))”. He has also promised to give Yuvraj an opportunity in his next film.
After the viral video, Yuvraj Singh is praised everywhere. Through retweets by celebs, the dancer’s popularity went a notch higher.
People are calling him young MJ.
In an interview, Yuvraj opened on getting an amazing response from Bollywood Celebrities.
Yuvraj is mesmerized by the sheer response and positive feedback from Bollywood stars. He has thanked all those who have appreciated his dance, especially Hritik and Amitabh.
People call him ‘India ka Michael Jackson’ because he actually moves like the King of Pop.
Now his name is known by almost everyone. He is ready to be featured in ‘India’s Best Dancer’. It will be judged by Malaika Arora, Geeta Kapoor, and Terence Lewis.
He said in an interview that he is very excited to participate in India’s Best Dancer. He also added that he is going to perform in Michael Jackson’s style on different Bollywood songs and soundtracks. Baba Jackson also took his time to thanks all his supporters and said that he is very grateful to all the Bollywood stars for supporting him all the way.
His inspiration is Michael Jackson and he is often seen replicating his iconic performances on Hindi songs. Yuvraj’s idol is Prabhu Deva – someone he hopes to be as successful as one day. “Nobody taught me to dance,” Yuvraj says. He says that he was inspired by the Munna Bhai movie. “I’m also a Tiger Shroff fan. He also inspired me to start dancing,” Yuvraj adds.
Recently, Baba Jackson has auditioned for this dance reality show. It is expected that he will also be selected in it. After all, he is Baba Jackson, who became an internet sensation overnight.