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What’s Trending On TikTok This Month? - May 2023

19 May 2023

Hey, TikTok fans! It’s time for another round-up of what’s trending on the world’s favourite social media app. We’ve scoured the feeds and dug deep into the algorithm to bring you the top five TikTok trends for May 2023. So sit back, relax, and get ready to see what all the fuss is about!

I Don't Do Well With The Drama

Are you tired of dealing with drama? Then this sound is for you! This trend can be recreated via a CapCut template and Justin Bieber's audio, you just need to share something you don’t do because of the drama. With only 590 posts so far, this trend is just starting to gain momentum, so now is the ideal time to recreate it!

Here’s an example that we love. This trend can be done simply and easily, no need to lipsync!

Ok, Well That's Interesting

Sometimes, we just want to run away from our problems, don't we? Well, this sound lets you do just that! This one is probably all over your For You page and it’s ideal to share a scenario you’d rather not be in, this can be something silly and small, or something more serious, it's a relatable trend with endless possibilities!

Windows has jumped on this trend beautifully, check it out here.

Wes Anderson

Are you a fan of Wes Anderson's quirky and colourful film style? Then this sound is perfect for you! You can use the trending sound and a few quirky clips to channel Anderson's iconic film style. But don't forget to add the trending, "You better not turn [mundane event] into a Wes Anderson film”, it makes this trend! 

Here’s an example from Tony Hawk that we love! It’s simple but effective.

Why Is Everyone Acting Weird?

Have you noticed everyone around you acting a little weird lately? Or, maybe yourself? Well, you're not alone! This trend uses the sound of Jersey Shore's Nicole Polizzi (aka “Snookie”) to point out exactly what’s going on. With only a few posts so far, there's plenty of room to get creative with this trend. Jump on it before it blows up!

Here’s a great example!

Hell N Back

This 2019 track by Bakar is making a comeback on TikTok, and it's the perfect sound to jazz up an otherwise boring video. Have you heard it on your For You Page? It’s versatile and can be used for a variety of TikToks!

We love this example from Financielle.

And there you have it, guys - the top 5 TikTok trends for May 2023. So why not try your hand at one (or all!) of these trends and join in on the fun? Who knows, you might just end up going viral! Remember, TikTok is all about creativity and self-expression, so don’t be afraid to try something new and showcase your unique personality. 

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