You probably wondering who is the world is Jalaiah Harmon right? Well Jalaiah Harmon was the originator of the viral Renegade dance that sweep the most popular social media platform Tik Tik.
On September 25, 2019, Jalaiah created the choreography for Renegade. She posted the choreographed dance moves with her friend Kaliyah Davis using the chorus of the Atlanta rapper K-Camp’s single “Lottery” to the Funimate app.
She then posted the video to her Instagram, where she had over 20,000 plus followers at the time. On Instagram, her post received almost 13,000 views. This is when her video started spreading like wildfire. When Charli D’Amelio posted her version of the dance, Renegade became popularized.
Jalaiah mention she never got credited for her dance. Jalaiah she was proud to see people do her dance but it made her sad that she was never credit for it.
On Friday the rapper made sure to give credit where its is dude and recognized the 14-year old choreographer/dance who made his track into a worldwide sensation.
According to the New York Times report the young dance was the originator of this popular dance that had celebrities like Lizzo to the Stranger Things kids making a 15 second recorded video. What people don’t know is that Jalaiah take professional classes in ballet, jazz, hip-hop, lyrical, tumbling and tap at a dance studio in Atlanta.
So make sure you check out Jalaiah Harmon in the future for her dance routines and her instagram.