- Ryan Reynolds and Will Ferrell posted their take on the a cappella “Grace Kelly” trend on TikTok.
- The pair are currently working together on the upcoming holiday musical, Spirited.
- The Grace Kelly trend is based on Mika’s song of the same name and involves overlapping harmonies.
Ryan Reynolds and Will Ferrell share their take on one of the most popular TikToks a cappella vocal challenges based on Mickey’s song “Grace Kelly”.
On Monday, Reynolds shared the cover art on his TikTok account, which has over 10 million followers. The video, which is part of a popular trend on the platform, has garnered over 8.4 million daily likes since publication.
It also features the appearance of Ferrell, with whom Reynolds is currently working on the upcoming holiday musical, Spirited. The film is a retelling of a classic story from A Christmas Carol. People reportedand it will be released on Apple TV +.
“Late for the Grace Kelly trend, but much earlier for our musical,” Reynolds wrote in a caption to the video on TikTok. The video, like others related to the trend, lists steps such as “bottom,” “less-bottom,” and “one-piece” in a numbered list as Reynolds adds harmony.
The video begins with Reynolds recording several harmonies, before being joined by Ferrell as he steps into the camera’s field of view and chants a higher harmony. Will Ferrell? the fourth step in the headline on the screen reads. Will Ferrell !! he switches to the fifth.
The song Mika released in 2007 has been circulating on TikTok for months now thanks to a cappella challenge it It appears to have been created by @daragh_daly in May. The trend is to record my own singing of multiple harmonies to recreate the chorus of the song: “I could be brown, I could be blue, I could be sky purple / I could hurt, I could be purple, I could be anyone.” …
Throughout the summer, iterations of the trend have garnered hundreds of thousands of likes on TikTok.
Singing is a common thing on TikTok, with vocalists building their own harmonies, trying complex phrases in the same breath and putting their hearts out. But it’s not every day that celebrities like Reynolds and Ferrell post their own take on these trends.
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