Turns out it can!
Sadly -- Beck did not demonstrate any Gangnam style dance moves. Man, would that have been viral.
Beck and Psy were both among the honorees at the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards in New York City on Friday.
The group honors ground-breaking pioneers in varied fields. Each honoree gets a distinctive red-tipped hammer.
Receiving his award, the Charles Darwin Prize (!), Beck emphasized his desire for his companies to be focused on storytelling -- "If you are in the book business you should be worried. If you are in the storytelling business you have a bright future."
We all know that Psy is quite a dancer, but there was an even more legendary dancer at the event. Here's Beck talking with dance legend Twyla Tharp and designer Norma Kamali (along with Craig Hatkoff -- "Chief Curator" of the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards):
The day's program ended with an hour-long conversation between Beck and the perceptive investment banker Aryeh Bourkoff:
To read more about Beck's talk about disruptive media innovation...click here.