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Watch Rae Sremmurd Bring "Black Beatles" to Ellen

Look at Ellen.

by Alex Robert Ross
Jan 17 2017, 2:29pm

There's a lot to talk about in this video of Rae Sremmurd performing "Black Beatles" on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Ellen says that the duo were "overnight sensations;" Swae Lee and Slim Jxmmi promote their iTunes page and Instagram accounts before they reach the chorus; there's a very well-controlled mannequin challenge that mostly involves lots of baffled daytime TV audience members trying very hard to not look out-of-touch in front of America.

But, above all, there's this moment, in which Swae Lee reaches out to DeGeneres mid-performance. Look how stoked Ellen is.


Look at Ellen.

Watch the video below.

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