TikTok has served as a platform for a range of trends, many of which are mostly viewed for entertainment. However, the latest ‘I’m a survivor’ challenge is inspiring people across the world and thanks to American actress Reba McEntire, who has now become the face of the viral trend with her own version!
Reba’s video has garnered nearly 3 million likes in a day’s time. What has made the video stand out is the fact that she used a title track from her own hit series Reba and absolutely nailed it!
Viral trend explored
‘I’m a survivor’ is a simple TikTok trend that reminds people what makes them a survivor.
The challenge took off a few days ago, when users started videos detailing the mundane things in their life while Jon English’s 1976 track I’m A Survivor plays in the background.
Several users are taking part in the ‘I’m a survivor’ trend while sharing their struggles in life and how they are coping with it.
Meanwhile, some users who are taking part in the challenge have approached the trend a little differently. Many of them have shown how indulging in minimal day-to-day tasks such as chores or pumping gas makes them a survivor.
Reba McEntire’s hilarious video goes viral
On Monday, July 27, Reba took to TikTok to share her own version of the “I’m a Survivor” trend. Unlike other videos featuring Jon’s song, Reba is seen working on a farm to the title track of her show.
The video shows the actress carrying two buckets across the yard to feed her donkeys while her lyrics “A single mom who works two jobs. Who loves her kids and never stops,” the song says over the video. With gentle hands and heart of a fighter.” play in the background.
She captioned her video, “When it’s time to feed your donkeys and they’re not the least bit impressed #ImASurvivor #Donkeys #FarmLife #Reba #CountryGirl”
Fans can’t get enough of the actress!
While Reba’s video has gone viral on TikTok, several fans have taken to twitter to share their opinion about the funny clip. Some have noted how they aren’t able to get the title track of her show out of their heads and other are praising her for nailing the trend with by becoming an inspiration to single mothers!
One tweeted, “crying but that one tiktok song that like “a single mom that works two jobs… I’m a survivor” is on loop in my head help I had ‘can’t touch this’ earlier”
Another added, “The im a survivor sound trend on tiktok is the best thing to happen to tiktok … A SINGLE MOM WHO WORKS TWO JOBS WHO LOVES HER KIDS AND NEVER STOPS WITH GENTLE HANDS AND THE HEART OF A FIGHTER I’m a survivor. ”
One shared, “TikTok got me singing Reba I’m a survivor all damned morning since 6am”
And one tweeted, “i liked ONE tiktok and now i’m stuck on Reba-tok she’s just a single mom who works two jobs, who loves her kids and never stops…she’s a survivor”
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