Mannequin challenge, you’re on notice. The #UNameItChallenge is the latest thing to sweep the Internet, and it’s already the best thing about Thanksgiving. It all started when video from a 20-year-old sermon by the “First Lady of Gospel Music,” Shirley Caesar was unearthed and began to make the rounds on social media earlier this week.
I finally found the original video. ???????? pic.twitter.com/vXSE3WBfJc
— The Bonnet Whisperer (@DrTGIF) November 14, 2016
Celebrities including Chris Brown have gotten the video widespread attention. by using the meme to creatively answer the question, “Grandma, what you plan on cooking for Thanksgiving?”
There is even a Beyoncé version.
The Beyoncé Edition ? • Tag 3 Beyoncé fans • Tag 3 Shirley Caesar fans • Comment a ?if you mother or grandmother is about to SLAY in the kitchen this year! ——————- Everybody kept asking me, “Where’s Beyoncé?” Y’all know better than believe I would leave my girl out. Actually, she has her own video! ??♂️ Again, shout out to the genius @remixgodsuede and @daquan! The mix is available to listen to on SoundCloud! Contact @remixgodsuede for more! ——————– Happy Sunday! Praise the Lord saints! ?????? ——————– The Shirley Caesar video is an excerpt from a live performance of “Hold My Mule” which is LITERALLY an iconic standard in gospel music! Honestly, truly! ——————- #icomplexity #mashup #hoodclips #edits #followme #tagafriend #like4like #l4l #t4l #tags4likes #remixgodsuede #hitdemfolks #share #thanksgiving #family #turkey #blessed #love #shirleycaesar #beyonce #beyonceknowles #beyhive #beyoncealwaysonbeat #gospel #jesus #holdmymule #shirleycaesarchallenge #unameitchallenge @chrisbrownofficial @beyonce
Here are some of the best versions of people creatively answering the question, “Grandma, what you plan on cooking for Thanksgiving?”
— Wordsmith (@Joshmaniii) November 14, 2016
— Kenny Kixx™ (@KennyKixx) November 15, 2016
— Yung’Thicky (@Dejah__Monae) November 14, 2016
— RJ S$tackhouse? (@rjstackhouse) November 15, 2016
Look, I got beans greens potatos tomatoes lambs rams dogs hogs chickens turkeys rabbits YOU NAME IT pic.twitter.com/2nSWussmaN
— Ceptimber Wallace ? (@KingBeyonceStan) November 14, 2016
If nothing else, we’re already hungry for “beans, greens, potatoes, tomatoes…”
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