Soldja boy dating
Inspired by recent dance crazes that had popularized some rappers from Atlanta, Soulja Boy (De Andre Way) and his friends invented the dance moves that gave rise to "Crank That": As summarized by The Wall Street Journal, "dancers bounce back on their heels, ripple their hands, crank their wrists like motorcyclists, then lunge into a Superman pose".
The music video (directed by Dale Resteghini) begins in the "Colli Park Residence" with Sincostan Ak Flame and J Fresh imitating the Soulja Boy dance. Collipark takes a keen interest in the children's movements, leading him to contact Soulja Boy in an attempt to sign him up to "Collipark Records".
"Crank That (Soulja Boy)" is the debut single by American rapper Soulja Boy Tell'em.
It served as the lead single from his debut studio album, (2007) and accompanies the Soulja Boy dance.
Responding to the backlash from the viral popularity and the misogynist interpretation of the song, Soulja Boy responded and said that "Superman is just a dance”.Power up with the new offering." On April 20, Way released his mixtape Juice with cover art based on the film of the same name.Way stated he would also release a mini-movie of his own to go along with the mixtape, and that he was headed to greatness with the mixtape.However, his next two albums, i Soulja Boy Tellem (2008) and The De Andre Way (2010) did not match the commercial success of his debut, despite the success of several singles across both albums, such as "Kiss Me Thru the Phone", "Turn My Swag On" and "Pretty Boy Swag". In March 2007, he recorded "Crank That" and released his first independent album Unsigned & Still Major: Da Album Before da Album, followed by a low-budget video demonstrating the "Crank That" dance.By the end of May 2007, "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" had received its first airplay and Way met with Mr. For the 50th Grammy Awards, Way was nominated for Best Rap Song with "Crank That (Soulja Boy)", but lost to Kanye West and T-Pain's "Good Life".