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12 Mannequin Challenge Videos That Are Worth Your Time

With the #MannequinChallenge appearing everywhere on social media, these are the ones you need to get up to date on the viral stunt

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Rae Sremmurd

The brother duo are mostly credited with helping the #MannequinChallenge break out big time thanks to this on-point, live performance clip soundtracked to their "Black Beatles" song—which shot up to No. 1 on the iTunes Top Songs chart after this clip took off on social media.

Soundtrack: Rae Sremmurd, "Black Beatles" feat. Gucci Mane

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Paul McCartney

O.G. Beatle Paul McCartney gave his cosign to the challenge and Rae Sremmurd with his own dramatic take on the challenge.

Soundtrack: Rae Sremmurd, "Black Beatles" feat. Gucci Mane

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Blac Chyna, Rob Kardashian & Kris Jenner

Little baby Dream Kardashian only came into the world on Nov. 10, but the already-famous infant got her first taste of social-media stardom as her parents and mother-in-law attempted the #MannequinChallenge to recreate her birth.

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R. Kelly Fans

These dedicated people re-created the story of R. Kelly's never-not-ridiculous "Trapped in the Closet" saga in a challenge that sees its mannequins moving to new positions every couple seconds. We're extremely impressed by this storytelling. 

Soundtrack: R. Kelly, "Trapped in the Closet Chapter 1"

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Michelle Obama, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers

It's going to be tough to capture a more historic #MannequinChallenge than the First Lady alongside one of the greatest NBA teams right now.

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James Corden & 'The Late Late Show'

In one of the most impressive and ambitious displays, James Corden got the entire cast, crew and audience at The Late Late Show to participate in a three-minute take on the challenge that saw the host go from being frozen backstage to making his way to the live stage.

Soundtrack: Rae Sremmurd, "Black Beatles" feat. Gucci Mane

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Destiny's Child

BeyoncéKelly Rowland and Michelle Williams attempted the challenge, which showed off their everlasting friendship and gave hope that maybe one day we'll see a Destiny's Child reunion.

Soundtrack: Lauryn Hill, "Every Ghetto, Every City"

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Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Bon Jovi & Team

The Democratic presidential nominee encouraged people to vote with the #MannequinChallenge that featured her husband Bill Clinton and Bon Jovi

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The New York Giants

Some challenges are must-watches for the gratuitous amount of eye candy...

Soundtrack: Rae Sremmurd, "Black Beatles" feat. Gucci Mane

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Simone Shepherd

Not every challenge needs to be funny. YouTube personality and comedian Simone Shepherd directed a powerful, one-minute video that tackles police brutality. Instead of images soundtracked to a hit song, we hear and see the stories of Sandra Bland, Alton Sterling and Trayvon Martin, along with a focus on Black Lives Matter protesters alongside Malcolm X’s famous 1964 Organization of Afro-American Unity Founding Rally speech.

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This high school

This high school essentially got every student to participate. That's school spirit.

Soundtrack: Dorrough, "Ice Cream Paint Job"

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These 4-year-olds

While these munchkins totally failed, they totally won the #MannequinChallenge.

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