Within only a matter of days, the #MannequinChallenge has become one of 2016’s biggest Internet trends. The concept of the challenge is exactly what it sounds like. Participants hold very still as they strike a pose, like mannequins frozen in time. Many renditions are captured to the tune of Rae Sremmurd’s “Black Beatles,” the undeclared anthem to this worldwide sensation.
Wondering where the challenge originated? High school students. Some of the best Mannequin Challenges have come from cheerleading squares and sports team. Now, everyone including today’s pop culture icons are posting their own takes. Scroll down to check out our favorite star participants who took to social media to show off their standstill skills.
Diplo's baby birthday mannequin challenge pic.twitter.com/qi8DYEAh9X
— wes (@diplo) November 7, 2016
— Paul McCartney (@PaulMcCartney) November 10, 2016
— Britney Spears (@britneyspears) November 13, 2016
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