A throwback Fergie performance perfectly captures TikTok’s chaotic energy.
The 13-year-old clip of the “Fergalicious” singer’s appearance on the Today Show has resurfaced on TikTok. Sometimes the app can feel like a time capsule of nostalgia where everything old is new again. The former Black Eyed Peas member was in the middle of a solo number on the show when she suddenly broke out into several cartwheels. People have taken the audio of her singing and doing acrobatics to soundtrack all their unhinged moments in the most hilarious way.
Fergie’s 2008 Today Show appearance
Fergie performed a cover of Heart’s “Barracuda” and Guns N’ Roses’ “Welcome to the Jungle” during a May 2008 appearance on the Today Show. While singing “Barracuda” Fergie did four one-handed cartwheels in a row. The cartwheels have since become a signature of Fergie’s whenever she performs the song.
Fergie’s cartwheels go viral on TikTok
Now people are using the sound to score their chaotic energy. Over 9,430 videos are associated with the snippet on TikTok.
“Me making my grand escape from the guy at the bar who paid my tab,” @povgiovanni said while doing cartwheels down the street in New Orleans.
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