Beyonce has finally joined TikTok and her first ever video on the popular platform features a member of one airport’s ground crew known for his silky smooth dance moves.
Kevante Tatum is a member of the ground crew at Piedmont Triad International Airport, but aside from bringing planes in, he’s known for his smooth dance moves. The dancer has millions of likes on TikTok where the energetic employee shares his love for dance to the backdrop of aviation. Going by the handle @tateboiluke, posts dance-themed videos that feature his love of dance with an aviation theme – like this one, below, that show him flitting down the aisle of a jet:
According to ABC 11 News, Tatum was inspired by his mother to pursue dance and has trained in ballet and other forms of dance. He’s so popular that worldwide phenomenon Beyonce included the Greensboro, NC resident in her first ever TikTok video, below, where he has a brief cameo.
For his part, Tatum is thrilled to have been included in the video and told ABC 11 News, “I dropped my phone. I said guys I gotta miss these next two flights I gotta see what this is about. I went, I immediately called my mom. she died. she loved it.”
Cover image credits: Tatum’s TikTok feed. Follow Tatum at @tateboiluke