Dressed in tangerine jump suits, the roughly 1500 inmates perform a series dances that have helped boost their morale while also making them Internet sensations.
The Internet phenomenon began when footage of the prisoners performing the zombie dance from Jackson's "Thriller" music video was posted YouTube.
It quickly became one of the most watched clips on the Internet and has now registered nearly 40 million hits.
Dozens of different dances from the inmates have since been posted on the web, many of which have also gone viral and been watched by millions.
Thus, Cebu Provincial Detention Rehabilitation Center (CPDRC) dancing inmates are one of the unique tourist attractions in the world. The dancing inmates showed how the Filipinos value rehabilitation more than punishment.
Their latest performance was their version of the Korean dance Oppa Gangnam Style.
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