This is amazing. Residents of Grand Rapids, Michigan didn’t like it when Newsweek declared them one of America’s dying cities, so what did they do? They banded together to create the world’s largest lip dub filmed in one single take. The song chosen is Don McLean’s live version of “American Pie”. [via]

According to Gawker, there were about 5000 participants in the video. If you watch closely, you can see that most of the video (except for the helicopter bit of course) was filmed from a moving golf cart. :)