Sea shanties are everywhere on TikTok. Here's why

From Wellerman to Drunken Sailor, sea shanties are attracting the attention of landlubber TikTokers. "It went wild. I don't really know what happened," says the …

Sea shanties: What are they and why are they taking over TikTok?

Once sung by salty sea dogs while labouring at sea, Emily Cope asks why the 18th century folk songs have become the latest craze on social media.

Why is everyone singing sea shanties on TikToK?

Elon Musk is among celebrities embracing the medieval music trend started by a postman. Jake Helm and Katie Strick explain why.

Sea Shanties Take Over TikTok – What's the Fascination?

Well, less than two weeks into 2021 and the surprises just keep coming. Among the more pleasant ones so far: The popular app TikTok seems to have been.

The viral sea shanty trend sweeping TikTok: We explain the …

SeaShantyTikTok is currently dominating social media platforms, thanks to a rendition of 'Wellerman' by a Scottish postman and folk singer. Here, we provide a …

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Sea shanties are collective folk songs that go back 600 years. They're performed by merchant sailors, fishermen or whalers while working onboard a ship dealing …

The Scottish postman behind 'Sea Shanty TikTok'

Nathan Evans's renditions of the ancient songs have racked up millions of views on the video-sharing app.

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