Joseph Gordon-Levitt channeled his inner Janet Jackson this past week, bringing her hit song “Rhythm Nation” back to life on a special holiday episode of Lip Sync Battle.
Wearing a replica of the costume Jackson wore in her 1989 hit music video, Joseph Gordon-Levitt even donned a long ponytail to make the performance even more convincing.
If you haven’t yet seen Joseph Gordon-Levitt channeling Janet Jackson, you must check it out. Once you see it, you’ll understand why it’s the talk of the internet in the days following the show.
— Rolling Stone (@RollingStone) November 20, 2015
Joseph Gordon-Leavitt has long impressed fans with his lip syncing abilities. Do you remember when Lip Sync Battle was nothing but a fun competition on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon? He was exemplary then. Now that the competition has its own show, Joseph Gordon-Leavitt is the perfect person to compete.
— Bravotv (@Bravotv) November 20, 2015
Prior to his Janet Jackson performance, Joseph Gordon-Leavitt did another lip sync performance to Usher’s hit song “Yeah!”
— Cosmopolitan (@Cosmopolitan) November 21, 2015
Did you catch Joseph Gordon-Leavitt on Lip Sync Battle this past week? Do you agree he’s among the best around?