‘Jiggle Jiggle’ Explained: Everything to Know About Louis Theroux’s Rap – CNET

Louis Theroux drinking from a white styrofoam cup while smiling.
If you’re on TikTok, there’s a strong possibility that Louis Theroux’s voice has been lodged in your head lately. His catchy “jiggle jiggle” rap — yep, you know the one I’m talking about — has been accompanying viral videos all over the platform. Where I once only occasionally thought of words like “jiggle” and “dribble,” it’s all my mind lets me hear now.
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“You don’t have quarters and dimes and nickels, you have dollars, hundreds and whatever you have,” he said. “And whatever you have, it folds.”
More dribble dribble incoming.
More videos using the sound have also poured in. Turns out you can apply the jiggle jiggle rap to just about anything. Here’s a dog… dogging?
my money don’t jiggle jiggle.

@dukeandjones My money don’t jiggle jiggle, it folds 💯💰 #louistheroux#ameliadimoldenberg#chickenshopdate#autotune#remix#fyp♬ My money dont jiggle jiggle – Duke & Jones

And some more… casual dancing.

@brisbane_the_rescue I hope these ear jiggles brighten your day #dogears#seritoninboost#fordogs#mymoneydontjiggle#TurboTaxAndRelax♬ My money dont jiggle jiggle – Duke & Jones

Boom. A million likes. This track is gold.
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On the show, one of the rappers who helped Theroux write the track elaborated about the rap’s iconic opening line, “My money don’t jiggle, jiggle, it folds.”
If you need more of Theroux’s raps in your life, we have you covered. The BBC released footage that includes a second verse to the jiggle jiggle rap. Here’s the clip, which is from Louis Theroux: Life on the Edge, a newer series from Theroux that revisits his past work.
As for the inspiration for the lyrics? “Jiggle,” “wiggle” and “dribble” apparently came to Theroux in the shower, according to Weird Weekends.

Even ferrets and bumblebees are grooving.

@jessqualter
Comments under the video go a little something like this: “I cannot physically stop listening to this,” “Na, this goes hard,” and simply, “Phenomenal.”
♬ My money dont jiggle jiggle – Duke & Jones

Theroux on a Feb. 18 episode of Chicken Shop Date.

@pogsyy No it does not hurt the dog chill #ferret#takeaNAIRbreak#CatOnALeash#fyp♬ My money dont jiggle jiggle – Duke & Jones

whitney liked the fiat song

@cost_n_mayor Reply to @mayyourestinswag ♬ My money dont jiggle jiggle – Duke & Jones

Some very coordinated dancing.

@zestyzoseph
In case your ears somehow missed out on the smooth, impeccable tune that is the jiggle jiggle rap, here’s what you need to know. Theroux, a British-American documentarian, wrote the rap in an episode of his BBC 2 documentary series, Louis Theroux’s Weird Weekends. The episode aired way back in 2000. On Feb. 18, Theroux was asked if he remembered the rap during an appearance on the YouTube series, Chicken Shop Date, and he switched into star rapper-mode once again.
♬ My money dont jiggle jiggle – Duke & Jones

Finally, a TikTok that sums up how we’re all feeling.

@annaredhair__ i keep trying to post content but there’s nothing going on in my head but this sound #wigglewiggle#youknow#nyc♬ My money dont jiggle jiggle – Duke & Jones