*We’re not sure what Kobe Bryant is trying to accomplish, but in an awkward appearance in a Chinese Hip Hop music video, fans are wondering what in the world he was thinking about.

The rapper’s name is Jay Chou. Heard of him? Us either.

“You know how to b-ball Jay Chou?” Bryant asks at the beginning of the video as a bouncy, Eastern-sounding techno beat kicks-in and leads the artist into some wild synchronized dances.

It’s actually a pretty strange exchange and we’re beginning to see a pattern here. Last year before the playoffs, the NBA player did an all-white photo shoot that won him the ridicule of just about everyone you can think of. Now this.

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