Shortly before unveiling The King of Limbs a day earlier than expected, Radiohead released the video for the album’s first single “Lotus Flower.” The minimalist music video features frontman Thom Yorke donning a bowler cap, shakin’ his thang and dancin’ around like a weirdy, all in stark black and white.
View the original video below:
That same Friday, a meme was born, and Dancing Thom went live. The Tumblr blog showcases the “Lotus Flower” music video mashed up with various songs to create a series of hilarious parodies.
Here are some of our favorites:
8. Techno Viking Thom
7. Thom Walks It Out
6. THIS Is How Thom Does It
5. Thom’s A Maniac, Maniac
4. Thom Romance
3. Thom I$ Who He I$
2. Thom Whips His Hair
1. Thom Puts His Hands Up for All The Single Ladies
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