The Brief:

In this meme made popular on the TikTok app, users create sounds and music utilizing everyday objects. 

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In one of the latest viral TikTok trends, users show off their musicality by producing sounds with everyday objects. Such objects include straws, microwaves, and squeaky doors.

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In most versions of this meme, users often try to recreate recognizable beats from existing songs. Popular examples include the opening notes of Usher’s “Yeah” and “Tricky” by RUN-DMC.

While some videos rely solely on the sounds created by the users, others also incorporate popular music clips from the song users are trying to recreate.

To date, the hashtag #AccidentalMusic has over 27 million views on TikTok.