Sunday, February 5, 2023
Ambassador Kennedy and U.S. Mission Japan staff in Tokyo, Sapporo, Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka, and Naha got into the holiday spirit and showed off their dance moves. Check out our rendition of the "Koi Dance" (Love Dance) from one of the most popular TV shows in Japan this season.
US Ambassador to Japan, Caroline Kennedy posted a video of herself and various government employees in Japan doing the popular “Koi Dance” (Love Dance) fårom a Japanese TV show, ‘We Married as a Job’. Sporting oversized Santa costume, Kennedy and other US staff at various centres – Osaka, Tokyo, Okinawa, Fukuoka, Nagoya and Sapporo all joined to have some fun.
Imitating the popular dance moves from the show’s the credit sequence embassy staff has clicked the right chord during the festive season. Ever since the show was launched, hundreds of people have filmed their own version of the quirky dance style.
The current dance video posted on embassy’s Youtube channel has gone viral and has garnered over 4 million views in just five days!