Chicago dancers 'Thrill the World'

October 24, 2009 9:34:26 PM PDT
Chicago did its part Saturday night to break a 'thrilling' world record.One hundred seventy people danced to Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' in Humboldt Park as part of a worldwide event called Thrill the World 2009.

At the same time, people around the globe performed the dance.

The Chicago group was organized by Latin Rhythms Academy of Dance and Performance.

Shortly before Saturday night's performance, the group learned they would appear on the Oprah show Wednesday.