Two years later she was fatally shot, murdered during an Atlanta drug deal gone wrong. The song, produced by Trampy, features a fast-paced electronic beat and is a composition about the popular dance craze twerking. On July 14, , Showtime broadcast Season 1 Episode 3 of the series Ray Donovan , entitled "Twerk", in which actor John Voight's character enters a college library and pays a student to give up his computer terminal so that he can watch online videos of women twerking. She also does live twerking shows on her Instagram page. The viral popularity of the Vine clips led to an unexpected increase in sales for the song; prior to the posting of the "Twerk Team" clip, only 4, copies of the song had been sold; in the following weeks, sales went up to 34,, then to over 72, TTLadyLuscious Gave birth to a child.
Kaylie. Age: 26.
The clip was shared by users over , times, and users created their own responses and parodies featuring the song, collected under the hashtags " dontdropthat" and " thunthun".
Miranda. Age: 32.
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Both "Wop" and "Don't Drop That Thun Thun" have been cited as examples of how viral and user-created videos can bring renewed interest to songs; Spin writer Jordan Sargent considered "Wop" to be rap music 's " Harlem Shake moment", but not a meme to the same extent as it. In , " Anaconda " by Nicki Minaj peaked at number 2 on the Billboard Hot , which references twerking many times. On July 9, , a video was posted on the Twitter -owned video sharing service Vine entitled "Twerk Team", which featured a group of five women provocatively twerking to " Don't Drop That Thun Thun ". Without knowledge of its historical or cultural roots in New Orleans and links to a diaspora of styles of dance, the trend was discussed in ahistorical ways.