Talk about viral. So you’ve had Britney Spears and Nelly Furtado does your dance. Numerous television shows have featured your dance and single. But when you have a MMA fighter doing the dance, you know that your song has hit more than just the mainstream. It’s hit a subculture that has its own world.
And it’s no surprise that former UFC light heavyweight champion and actor (in the reboot of the A-Team) Quinton “Rampage” Jackson would be quite familiar with PSY’s “Gangnam Style.” The comedic fighter has been a staple in the MMA scene for quite some time and not just for his fighting. His antics as a fighter in Japan and personality in the United States has garnered him millions of fans.
Jackson is so much a fan of PSY that he as actually taken steps to try and learn the famous “horsey” dance. Take a look at the video below were ‘MMA Hour’ host Ariel Helwani coerces the muscular 205lbs. + fighter to show off his moves.
And here he was practicing it before the interview: