March 16, 2013 at 6:25 AM ET – You never know just what kind of talent you will find on the subway. Such is the case when riding the Caboolture railway line in Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, Australia. Geoffrey Mookie who hails from the aboriginal community of Maningrida in Australia is better known by his stage name MC Mooks. Watch as he beatboxes, hits an improvised drum beat, and drops 16 bars while riding the train.
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A number of Youtube commenters suggested that the “beat” in this video was not created by the rapper pounding on various parts of the train, and possibly came from a different source. Several days after his first video went viral, MC Mooks uploaded an updated video to prove his sound backdrop was 100% real: