Another TikTok trend has made a comeback! The Big Bank challenge, which started in 2021, has made its return and is once again going viral on the short-video-sharing platform.
Even after being in its third year, the challenge has not seen a decline in its popularity and has thousands of views on TikTok. So what is The Big Bank challenge and how to perform it? Read on to find out.
The Big Bank Challenge Goes Viral on TikTok
The Big Bank challenge involves users, typically women, flaunting their assets. Several users have created videos showing off their thin waists and pretty faces before focusing the cameras on their backs and flaunting their bums, which are referred to as the ‘big bank.’ Some men have also joined the bandwagon and created videos on the trend.
The videos usually feature $NOT and Flo Milli’s track Mean, with the lyrics, ‘Cause I got a small waist, pretty face with a big bank,’ and hence, the name of the challenge. The trend was started in January 2021 by a user named with the handle @halle.c00l.Cat. The video went viral and received 8 million views in the next few months.
The trend has gotten so popular that the hashtag #bigbank has over a billion views on TikTok. Several remixes of the challenge have also been made. People with different body types are making videos to the sound ‘Cause I got a thick waist, decent face, and a weird bank,’ promoting body positivity.
How to Perform The Big Bank Challenge?
If you, too, want to perform the challenge, use the following steps:
- Open TikTok on your phone.
- Select New Post and find the track ‘Mean’ by $NOT and Flo Milli.
- Dance to the music while recording a video and flaunt your ‘big bank’.
- Post the video.
And that’s it. Once you have performed the big bank challenge, you can share the video with your friends and followers.
Social Media Reacts to The Big Bank Challenge
The Big Bank challenge videos are getting hilarious responses from people online. “Wait do it again I was walking my toaster,” joked a user in comments of one of the TikToks. “FINALLY one I can use,” wrote a user over the remix ‘thick waist’ video. “Don’t ask me the color of nothing,” joked another.
At the same time, some users were not so happy with the challenge, pointing out that the trend is sexist, and some people are just using their bodies for the sake of likes. “Showing some moves and flaunting your body for some likes on the internet does not seem to be a good idea. do some better trends,” wrote a TikTok user.
On the other hand, others have pointed out that the challenge is not so vulgar, so it can be used for some good laughs or for some entertainment. “Finally a sound for all of us built like an air pod,” wrote a user.
What are your thoughts on The Big Bank Challenge? Let us know in the comments section.