Louis Theroux and Chicken Shop Date creator Amelia Dimoldenberg order McDonald’s at a “drive-Theroux” and rap alongside Jason Derulo in the official video for their viral hit, Jiggle Jiggle.
Theroux and Dimoldenberg’s remix of a conversation, where she asked if he could recall any rap he’d learned while filming an episode of Louis Theroux’s Weekends in 2000, became a trend popular dance direction on TikTok earlier this year.
The video to the tune, released on Thursday night, shows Theroux, Dimoldenberg and Derulo visiting chicken shops and late-night diners across London.
The song has amassed more than 70 million streams globally since its appearance on TikTok after DJ and production duo Duke & Jokes put Theroux’s rap as an accompaniment and posted it on the platform. social media.
The announcer, 52, sings: “My money doesn’t wobble, it folds / I love watching you wiggle and wiggle, it sure is / It makes me drool, you know.”
“Riding in my Fiat, you really have to see it,” he continued, as the video shows him and Dimoldenberg, 28, driving around London in a Fiat and ordering 500 nuggets from “drive” -Theroux” of McDonald’s, according to its sign.
Derulo, 32, later joined in from a diner with lyrics of his own.
The video has more than 125,000 views on YouTube, marking Theroux’s first single, the echo of which still makes him “mysterious”.
“I got an email: ‘Hey, a remix of the rap you did on Chicken Shop Date is going viral and doing phenomenal things on TikTok.” I’m like, ‘Wow, that’s funny and weird,’ Theroux told The New York Times in June.
When asked if the spotlight has really earned Theroux the money he’s proud to have in Jiggle Jiggle, he replied: “I really hope we can all make a few hits. sway from this phenomenon.
“Or maybe a number of times… So far, it has been more over.”
https://www.independent.ie/world-news/and-finally/louis-theroux-and-jason-derulo-rap-in-music-video-for-viral-hit-jiggle-jiggle-41904706.html Louis Theroux and Jason Derulo rap in the music video for viral hit Jiggle Jiggle