In this article we are going to tell about dancing old heart-throbs’ become TikTok sensation in Japan.This videos and photos trending on social media like twitter Instagram YouTube and Reddit.
Showing off their awkward moves in shirts, ties and brightly coloured belly warmers, four men in their 50s and 60s have become Japan’s
Dancing old heart-throbs
Showing off their awkward moves in shirts, ties and brightly coloured belly warmers, four men in their 50s and 60s have become Japan´s latest TikTok sensation.
The groups mission,to promote their small countryside town, whose population is in decline, through dance routines to pop tunes that fans call adorable.
Their first post in February, the videos, filmed in choice locations from playgrounds and shrines to municipal buildings, have been viewed more than 16 million times.
They wear suit trousers, smart shoes and belly-warmer bands in different colours — blue, green, yellow and red — and keep a straight face even when they struggle to stay in time.
One of the members, 52-year-old Takumi Shirase, runs an IT firm and a gardening company.
He said he had created ojiqun with three friends to try and put the rural town of Wake, in western Japan´s Okayama region, back on the map.
A local shopping mall has also disappeared, while some annual festivals are no longer held in the town.
But with more than 34,000 TikTok followers, “we hope to encourage people to come to Wake, as new residents.
Fans have the comments under each video with heart symbols, calling them “splendid” and “adorable”.