Figure Skater Jimmy Ma's "Turn Down for What" Performance Sparks Social Media Frenzy

Video of athlete at U.S. Figure Skating Championships has caught Twitter's attention

By Jess Cohen Jan 06, 2018 12:56 AMTags
Jimmy Ma, U.S. Figure Skating ChampionshipsAP Photo/Ben Margot

Jimmy Ma's ice skating performance has gone viral.

The 22-year-old figure skater is receiving a lot of attention on social media after his U.S. Figure Skating Championships performance on Jan. 4. For part of Jimmy's performance, he chose to skate to DJ Snake's "Propaganda," then about two minutes in, the song changed to DJ Snake and Lil Jon's song, "Turn Down for What."

"Jimmy Ma brings it at U.S. Figure Skating Championships," Nick Zaccardi wrote on Twitter, along with a clip of Jimmy's skating routine. In the video, which has already received thousands of views, you can hear the crowd go wild as the song starts to play.

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Though he finished in 11th place, after seeing the performance, social media is showing major love for Jimmy. And Jimmy has even caught the attention of DJ Snake and Lil Jon, both either liking or retweeting articles about his performance!

Take a look at some of social media's reactions below:

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