Visualised: How Many Hours Have We Spent Watching ‘The Harlem Shake’ Videos?


In less than a month, students have been suspended, employees have lost their jobs and usually serious people have goofed around (in front of cameras) a lot more than they probably should. It goes without saying that the Harlem Shake Internet meme/viral video phenomenon will never, ever be forgotten. But how many hours have we actually spent unproductively watching the plethora of Harlem Shake videos on the Web? Check out the data visualisation below, you’ll be stunned.


The Harlem Shake: Data and Stats