There’s a new “challenge” in town people, the #mannequinchallenge! It started doing rounds just a few days ago and it’s already picking pace.

The #mannequinchallenge simply requires participants to assume a dramatic pose for a minute or so while someone records, with Rae Sremmurd’s new jam “Black Beatles” playing in the background.

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Singer Jason Derulo recently posted a video of the challenge on his Instagram account:

#mannequinchallenge #themannequinchallenge 😂

A video posted by Jason (@jasonderulo) on

Destiny’s Child also got into the action.



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A number of people have joined in ranging from celebrities to football players and students. It’s only a matter of time before the trend catches on in these parts of the Sahara. Can’t wait to see what people come up with. Meanwhile, here’s a few more creative poses for the challenge;

A video posted by WorldstarHipHop (@worldstar) on

Have you taken part in the #mannequinchallenge? Tag us in your videos and we will repost them!