Nathan Evans, a singer from Scotland, made some Sea Shanties that have gone viral and people are going crazy about it!
What is a Sea Shanty?
Sea Shanties are the type of songs people used to sing together while working aboard huge ships in ancient times.
These songs have a rhythm that goes with their work so that they keep on doing their work in sync and amuse themselves while doing it. Think of a group of pirates working on a deck of a ship while singing. Bring this view in your mind while listening to this Sea Shanties to fully enjoy the song.
Why are people getting so obsessed with sea shanties on TikTok?
The ‘For You’ section of everyone’s TikTok is filled with Sea Shanties right now and they are all crazy good! People are getting more creative in making their own Sea Shanty videos and singing it beautifully.
The trend started with a TikToker called @nthnevnss who posted a Sea Shanty called The Scotsman in December 2020. He is a singer and his video got millions of views and went viral in just a matter of time. This encouraged him to make more parts of this same video. His videos are trending right now and people are making similar Sea Shanties after being inspired by him. Check out his 1st part –
He later made another Sea Shanty called The Wellerman which is also quite successful.
This TikToker – Nathan Evans – has brought light and joy on this platform with his Sea Shanties. All his attempts are creative and a joy to look at. People are playing them on repeat and sharing them with their friends.
Reactions to the Sea Shanties
People are loving the Sea Shanties to its core and Twitter is full of appreciation and wholesomeness.
Some people are going down the rabbit hole of Sea Shanties and loving it.
For some, it is the mood to be in.
This guy gets it though!
Nathan is listening to his viewers and bringing out new Sea Shanties based on the requests he gets. Do you have any requests for him?