Take a shot and make a TikTok, the new trend whose name alone is more fun than the whole of 2020.
The TikTok platform has seen so many trends that it is hard to keep track of them all but fear not we are here to guide you.
As the name suggests, the challenge involves both alcohol and TikTok, two of the most beloved pastimes of young adults, that may be the reason why it has become so popular all over the world. It is also made using a sound made by Nategawd, Flo Rida, and Lil Jon.
As a matter of fact, it has blown up on TikTok as a huge number of creators are taking part in the challenge, read what the trend is about, and its explanation below.
Take A Shot And Make A TikTok Explained
It pretty obvious what the trend is all about from its name, TikTokers take a shot of alcohol mostly tequila and film themselves. Although the concept has been changed and played with since the original video came out.
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To stay true to the trend all you need to do is to gulp down a shot of alcohol and make a TikTok using the sound created on the platform by Flo Rida, Nategawd & Lil Jon.
By now you may have already guessed that the trend is not for minors or people that have not reached drinking age according to the laws of their state or county, in addition to this the sound itself has language rated 18+, so be well aware.
‘Take A Shot And Make A TikTok’ Lyrics Explained
The song lyrics, as mentioned above, are NSFW and consist of crass language but they are as simple as lyrics come. Even for a rap song, the lyrics are pretty straightforward.
While the original song has a lot of lyrics, the shortened version used as a sound in TikTok has only 4 unique lines that are repeated (as per Medium), they go:
“Take a shot girl and throw that a** back yeah,
Don’t be scared let me see you make it clap,
Take a shot and make a tiktok b*tch,
Make a tiktok b*tch make a tiktok b*tch!”
The singer encourages a girl he is with to take a shot of a preferred drink and while filming it and posting it on TikTok. After seeing the lyrics it is clear where the trend got its name from.
Original Video Of ‘Take A Shot And Make A TikTok’
The original video on ‘Take a shot and make a TikTok’ was started by the rising star singer Nategawd along with established rappers, Flo Rida & Lil Jon. These people started this trend. According to the official website of the sound on TikTok, there have been more than 64 thousand videos submitted to using the music.
While the lyrics may have been enough to get the message across the video accompanying it also helped in making the trend popular. One of the biggest fans of the trend is another famous musician Jason Derulo, who has posted the trend multiple times.
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How To Do ‘The Take A Shot And Make A TikTok’?
As far as the simple original version goes it is pretty simple but first, make sure that the participants are of legal drinking age.If all is good then, grab a bottle of your favorite drink and pour it into as many shot glasses as you want. Then take the shots and make a TikTok.
Other variations of the challenge have also become popular like the one where people take shots in groups and try to do a task as they take more and more shots. Be sure to complete in one take because too many shots will make for a pretty bad hangover.