Skateboard returns Fleetwood Mac to Billboard


The “TikTok” application has returned the famous British rock group “Fleetwood Mac” to the ranking of “Billboard” magazine for its best-selling songs thanks to a video that has become very popular on social networking sites. The issue began in late September, when a Tik Tok user known by the nickname “Duke of Face 208” and whose real name Nathan Apodaka filmed himself sliding at the edge of a public road onto a skateboard drinking cranberry juice from a bottle he was carrying and moving his lips to the beat of the song “Dreams”. For the band that became famous in the seventies.

The video earned more than 8.6 million likes on TikTok and made “Duke 208” a star on the Internet after people sympathized with his story. The 37-year-old worked in a potato warehouse in Idaho, northwestern United States, and was traveling to work on a skateboard because his car had broken down. The video introduced the younger people to the rock band and encouraged listening to its songs on streaming platforms. Its founder, Mick Fleetwood, even opened an account on Tik Tok in honor of “Duke 208”, and posted a video in which he himself appears like him on a skateboard drinking cranberry juice From the same packaging. As a result, the song “Dreams” rose to the 21st place in Billboard magazine’s ranking of the 100 best-selling songs for the week of October 11-17, a rating that ranked first in 1977.

Journalist Tatiana Cerisano wrote on the magazine’s website, “Tik Tok has already pushed old works to the list of best-seller, but never before did an old song reach such a rank in the ranking of the 100 best-selling songs” along with every rapper. Known currently.

Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac is a British-American rock band founded in July 1967 in London. The band has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide, making it one of the best-selling bands of all time.

In 1988 selected members of the band were listed on the rock and roll Hall of Fame for their notable contribution to the music industry.

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