The sound of a man with a deep voice saying, “It must be nice… I’m trying to get like you, my boy,” is spreading like wildfire on TikTok. As of writing, it has been used in over 132,000 videos. People are using the sound whenever they feel jealous of people’s more leveled-up lifestyles. So if you’re feeling like you’re missing out on somethings lately, this funny new trend is for you. You’re not alone.
“It must be nice…” TikTok sound
TikToker @toonkyy originated the phrase when he was watching two lovers embrace each other.
“It must be nice… I’m trying to get like you, my boy,” he said as he watched the couple kissing.
The song playing in the video is a snippet of “You Are” by R&B singer Charlie Wilson. Now, people have embraced the sound whenever they feel a little covetous of others.
“When your sister becomes a rich housewife,” Asha Ramlochan said.
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