The world is smitten with a new viral dancing sensation, a tiny six-year-old girl from Port Elizabeth called Ivanah, who has a passion for dancing and a cool move for every occasion.

Young Ivannah has become a global sensation seemingly overnight after one of her dancing videos received millions of views. Her confidence, sassy attitude, adorable appearance and incredible dance skills are all evident and have won her tons of fans, including a few celebrities.

The video is simply titled “Ivanah doing what she does best” and shows the energetic dancing machine busting out some moves to an upbeat song.

Currently, the video has over 3.7-million views, 48 218 shares and nearly 6 000 comments. Some of those shares include Hollywood stars like Will Smith, who shared Ivanah’s video to his Instagram page after his wife Jada Pinkett Smith posted it on her own page.


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Repost @jadapinkettsmith ・・・ This girl has life figured out! I’m bout to go find me some traffic right now … and dance! 😆 That parT! ・・・ Repost @ivanah.dancer ・・・ Doing what she loves Song: DjBBoy : Paga A Bebida Da Bela #dancer #havingfun #happinessiskey #cuties #dancing_is_life #blackbabies #chopdaily #chopdailykids #theellenshow

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Her Facebook page has garnered over 45 000 followers and counting, while her Instagram page has reached 166 000 followers.

American singer Lizzo, who sings a song that features in one of Ivanah’s dance videos, shared the video in question on her Instagram profile, joking that it was rare footage of her as a child.


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Rare footage of me as a child 💃🏾 @ivanah.dancer

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It just goes to show that passion paired with some good free-style dancing and a great attitude can go a long way, and we have a feeling this won’t be the last we hear of this dancing queen.


Pictures: Facebook/Ivanah the dancer

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