Tag: beyonce


Both Justin Timberlake and Destiny’s Child are going to release new music. I repeat: BOTH JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE AND DESTINY’S CHILD ARE GOING TO RELEASE NEW MUSIC. The proof:                           And you guys: They’re definitely going to need dancers. Those of you who’ve dreamed […]

Dance to the Music (Video)

Dance and music videos—they’ve always gone together, from the zombie routine in Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” to the Fosse-inflected choreo for Beyoncé’s “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It).” And of course they have. Who wouldn’t want to complement a great, catchy song with equally memorable dancing? A couple of recent music videos have put dance […]

The Plagiarism Problem

Critics noticed remarkable similarities between Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker’s Rosas Danst Rosas, pictured here, and sections of Beyoncé’s “Countdown” video. (©Herman Sorgeloos) When the music video for Beyoncé’s hit song “Countdown” premiered last fall, fans were charmed, not alarmed, by its references to Audrey Hepburn’s zany dancing in Funny Face and its incorporation of popular […]