The Brief: #TheHighNote TikTok dance is a promotion for the movie The High Note, starring Tracee Ellis Ross, Ice Cube, and Dakota Johnson.
#TheHighNote dance on TikTok is a series of moves shared by actress Tracee Ellis Ross to promote the romantic comedy The High Note. The dance is set to a clip from the original song “Stop For A Minute” performed by Tracee Ellis Ross in the film.
Stop 🙅🏾♀️ For A 💁🏾♀️ Minute ✋🏾 and do #TheHighNote dance challenge! & check out my new movie @thehighnotefilm at home this Friday 5/29!
The lyrics included in the clip go:
Stop for a minute
Stop for a minute oooh
The dance consists of a series of moves, some of which resemble the hands of a clock going around. Several prominent TikTokers including Charli D’Amelio participated in the dance trend as a part of the ad campaign, inspiring other creators to join in as well. At the time of writing, over 2,500 videos have been made with the “Stop For A Minute” clip, and videos associated with the sponsored hashtag #TheHighNote have been viewed over 117 million times.
This dance challenge launched the week leading up to May 29, when the film will be available for streaming in the U.S.
#TheHighNote On TikTok