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Remember this guy? He was a Internet smash hit on Youtube a couple of years ago, with this video were he teach on how to dance disco.
The video became so popular in social media, that Diesel decided to make a commercial video out of it, adding some funny but cool breakdance tricks.
But what is the story about this video and this cool finnish "disco guy"? What happened after the Internet success?
Sadly he passed away in 2013. But his name was Åke Blomqvist, and was a famous finnish dance instructor who taught dancing lessons on broadcast televison during the 70's and the 80's on Saturday evenings. The video that became a smashing hit in 2006, was actually from 1980 were Blomqvist dances to the the tunes of another smashing disco hit song on Youtube those years, Moskau by German pop group Dschinghis Khan.
But couple of years after the Youtube success, he made a short come back in this video in Finnish media.