the US Embassy in Australia danced in tribute to music legend Tina Turner, who died on Wednesday, May 24.
on Thursday shows US Embassy workers in Australia dancing the Nutbush, named for Turners 1973 hit Nutbush City Limits.
the night before from the Marine Corps Ball shows ambassadors practicing the dance.
called the Nutbush Australias unofficial national dance. According to reports, the country has a strange love affair with the dance, which is called a staple at Australian weddings and parties.
the Queen of Rock and Roll, was a once-in-a-generation talent that changed American music and the Australian dance scene forever, the embassy wrote on Twitter following the news of Turners death. Credit - US Embassy Australia via Storyful