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Rashida Jones: Drake's 'Hotline Bling' dance is basically the Carlton

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As has become a holiday tradition, Rashida Jones appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to perform a medley of the day’s best pop hits turned into holiday songs. One of the tracks was Drake’s “Hotline Bling,” and in the interview that followed their performance, Jones explained to Fallon the key to perfecting Drake’s oft-mocked dance from the song’s video.

“There’s a lot of Carlton from the Fresh Prince show in that,” Jones said, before imitating the dance. “There’s a neck thing,” she added.

Drake’s “Hotline Bling” has been parodied throughout the internet since its debut earlier this year. Even Donald Trump did the dance. Jones might be onto something with the Carlton comparison, as evidenced below.

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