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Is The Chainsmokers' 'Closer' Having Its 'Harlem Shake' Meme Moment?


The Chainsmokers posted a video that may start a revolution similar to the Harlem Shake craze. Do you think 'Closer' could start a trend that can compare? Let us know what you think in the comments.

This article originally appeared on Billboard

Something weird is happening on Twitter. When people hear The Chainsmokers' hit “Closer,” they're losing their minds. That's the run of the meme, anyway, and the rules seem simple:

Give your friend a phone. Have friend record you acting a damn fool to the song's heartfelt chords. Extra points if you dress wacky. You're a meme!

The phenomenon is currently trending in Twitter's Moments tab, and bears a surface resemblance to the viral video craze that helped power Baauer's "Harlem Shake" to the top of the Hot 100 in 2013.


Read the full article by Kat Bein at Billboard.com

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