Little girl channels Aretha Franklin at dance recital

Posted at 11:55 AM, Jun 09, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-09 11:55:03-04

Raleigh, NC – In just over two days, a video featuring a 6-year-old North Carolina girl’s epic performance at her dance recital has racked up nearly 25 million views.

Johanna Colon attends Heather’s Dance Inc. in Knightdale, North Carolina and had a dance recital over the weekend. Her mother, Elissa Colón posted Johanna’s performance of Aretha Franklin’s “Respect” on her Facebook page Sunday.

Take a look at Johanna’s sassy performance and you’ll see exactly why it has gone viral!