The song experienced a surge in popularity in January 2022 on TikTok. On January 13th, TikToker @uncle.ag posted a selfied video filming her own shocked face over the song, captioned, “AYO THAT YODEL KID WAS ONTO SOMETHING,” gaining over 2.7 million views in 11 days. On January 16th, TikToker @elznertm posted a similar video doubting that the “yodel kid” could make a good song, then dancing along to it, gaining over 3.5 million views in 10 days (shown below).
On the same day, TikToker @tpose_queen posted a similar video dancing to the song, gaining over 3.7 million views in 10 days (shown below, left). On January 21st, Mason Ramsey duetted the video, doing the dance along with him, gaining over 18.6 million views in three days (shown below, right).