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Paul McCartney posts mannequin challenge

‘Love those Black Beatles’

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Sir Paul McCartney becomes the latest celebrity to join in the viral Mannequin Challenge, in which participants freeze in motion while Rae Sremmurd’s “Black Beatles” plays behind them.

The former Beatle ironically tweeted, “Love those Black Beatles,” along with a video of himself posing beside a piano. McCartney joins the popular meme that other stars including Ellen DeGeneres and Destiny’s Child. Adele took a cowboy inspired approach while Kevin Hart did his at the gym.  

See McCartney’s interpretation below.