Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Rock legend Annie Lennox features Nanaimo dance duo’s TikTok video


Scottish singer-songwriter and rock ‘n’ roll hall-of-famer Annie Lennox recently praised a Nanaimo dance duo for a choreographed routine posted on Tik Tok.

Jacksun Fryer and Carlow Rush also known as Funkanometry shared their snazzy dance moves in a Tik Tok dance video posted on November 16th, featuring one of Lennox’s most iconic songs, Sweet Dreams. 

 Less than two weeks after the video hit the web, the duo caught Lennox’s eye, who has since praised their work.

“Wowza! I just saw this incredible interpretation of Sweet Dreams … Gentlemen, you’re amazing! Thanks for choosing our song! P.S. Who are you?” asked Lennox.

Followers of Funkanometry helped identify the dancing duo, who recently thanked Lennox for sharing her kind words. 

The notable mention from Lennox has since gifted the Island artists nearly 50,000 new followers on Twitter. 

The recent mention from Lennox marks a growing list of success for the local artists who are coming off a run on the show America’s Got Talent in which they made it to the semifinals.

Read more

Latest Stories