TikTok already feels like one big joke that anyone outside of Gen-Z doesn't understand—and it doesn't help that it's largely built around music that only the teens are listening to. Originating from the lip-syncing app musical. The success of a TikTok song is a bit confounding since "old" songs do resurface on the app, but its pull on what's trending in music is undeniable, making charting hits out of even obscure releases that the kids are playing over their brief videos. Like all music, not every TikTok song is amazing, but there are a handful of gems on the app that are definitely worth listening to in full. Here are the best of those TikTok songs you've heard parts of, but should definitely listen to the whole thing. If parents are at all freaked out by Billie Eilish, Ashnikko might be their worst nightmare. The neon-blue-haired rapper looks like a walking anime punk princess. Although, to that she would probably say, "Fuck a princess, I'm a king," which is the commanding chorus of her hit "Daisy" that's all about how much of a badass she is. It's menacing with her snarky lyrics and trap beat that sounds like it could soundtrack a Halloween movie—but that's what makes it so twisted and fun.
Here's all the popular 2020 TikTok songs and who created the dances:
1. "Laxed (SIREN BEAT)" by Jawsh 685
Just like we saw in , the app has been full of music clips that are stuck in everyone's heads, even if they weren't mainstream hits. This is a running list of some of the music that has blown up on TikTok in Scroll to the end to find a more comprehensive Spotify playlist of TikTok hits. This sound was used for a very cool little dance trend where people showed off traditional outfits from their cultures. Then, inexplicably, Jason Derulo got a hold of it and remixed it into " Savage Love. Embracing our cultures fyp foryou foryoupage cookislands korean petlife bestfandom workdistractions siblingcheck OpenForDelivery couple. The actual song: Jawsh is a year-old producer from New Zealand with Samoan and Cook Island heritage who's still grappling with how ridiculously popular his track has become. It turns out Derulo used his sound without permission at first, but they've now worked it out. The actual song: The original unremixed track actually has a much slower vibe.
Viral TikTok songs with no set dance routine:
It seems like a lot of thought and strategy goes into making a song go viral. It's that simple. When the chorus drops, the throwback photo will flash up showing the same visuals, except everyone looks a lot younger. In order to pull the challenge off effectively, users have to match the shapes of hand emojis on their screens in time to the beat of the song without missing a movie. So, like Dance-Dance Revolution but for your hands.
There are millions of songs in the world, yet the same select few keep appearing over and over in TikTok videos. Many of them have become popular dance challenges , while others are just straight fire. Not an opinion; it's a FACT. So, if you've been wondering what songs all these TikToks are from — whether they're originals, covers, or mashups — we've got the scoop. And while you're at it, please give us a follow on TikTok. If Heathers was at Hogwarts Fun fact: This song was featured on the season 3 Riverdale episode where the gang performs Heathers: The Musical. The episode was literally called "Big Fun. We've compiled the songs into a Spotify playlist for you you're welcome. Sigh, why can't we have nice things?