Let’s face it, kids have a way of stealing the spotlight no matter where they go. From adorable flower girls at weddings to the animated ones who stand out during recitals – there’s something about kids that can brighten your day.
The good thing is a lot of times these priceless moments are captured on film.
In a video circulating the internet, a little girl takes the dance floor in front of a crowd of onlookers. By no surprise, she quickly wins everyone over when she starts busting out moves. However, it’s not just because she’s a “cute kid” – she’s actually quite talented too!
The youngster is dressed in her Monster High sweatshirt and sneakers for the mini-performance. It doesn’t take long before faces in the crowd start lighting up over her African-style dance.
A lot of kids are familiar with whatever dance moves are the new craze, and oftentimes they’ll practice them in their living rooms. But this girl’s dancing abilities are on another level.
People had their phones out to record the tiny dancer, who moved with rhythm and style to the music.
Some couldn’t help but go wild over what they were witnessing. In fact, it’s all the overjoyed reactions from the onlookers that’s like the icing on the cake.
YouTube user kaouter M.h. commented:
“Stunning. Good sense of rhythm, I love that she just knows by heart the parts of the melody and just makes the right move to the right sound. Adorable”
The more the girl shows off her African-style dancing, the more the crowd gets into it.
At one point, she busts out a particular move that causes a huge reaction. One man immediately copies her while another zips around the girl in a circle.
Viewer David J.M left the following comment:
“When she did the gwara gwara at 0:37 dude in the background couldn’t resist to do his Lol. Great stuff”
Turns out, the small dancer is actually a social media star named Lyka King, who’s known for her incredible talent.
According to Famous Birthdays, she was born in Senegal and is also a junior fashion model. Lyka King has 147K followers on Instagram and more than 29K subscribers on YouTube – where she’s uploaded other dance videos.
The video below was posted by World Of Africa TV and has been viewed more than 1.2 million times by people across the globe.
Sonya C. wrote:
“This lil cutie is so adorable and she got some serious moves.”
Mona D. commented:
“I need to know where and what time is she giving dance lessons. Great job babygirl”
In addition to the mini-dancing queen amazing both the crowd and people watching from home – many have been curious about the music playing in the background. While there hasn’t been a definitive answer yet, one viewer was able to provide a little information on its background.
kiki zaza wrote:
“For those who wonder the name of the song. It is a Seben, also know as Ndombolo or Soukous rhythm from Congo DRC. I do not know the name of this particular song.”
A lot of kids end up stealing the show just by being, well…kids! But there are those like Lyka King that can even leave audiences awestruck.
You can see how talented she is for yourself by pressing play below!
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