Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Dreams’ returns to charts after viral ‘Skateboarder’ TikTok video

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A new video on TikTok sparked a resurgence in popularity for the song “Dreams” by Fleetwood Mac in 1977.

In a video shared on the popular social media app several days ago, user @ 420doggface208 posted footage of himself, presumably skateboarding on a sidewalk, with a bottle of cane juice at Sugar and Raspberry Ocean Spray in hand while “Dreams” is played out loud.

After taking a sip of the juice and driving safely down the road, the user walks up to Stevie Nicks singing, “It’s just that you play the way you feel. ”

The video also went viral on Twitter, when a user shared it, writing, “I don’t use that verbiage often but it’s quite a vibe. It’s that simple. ”

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The iconic rock band has since responded by writing “We love this! ”

“Dreams” now sits at No. 29 on Rolling Stone’s 100 Most Popular Songs list, currently topping Cardi B’s “WAP”.

Additionally, Variety reports that, according to Buzz Angle Music, the song’s streams have gone from 5.2 million last week to 6.7 million this week.

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The outlet also reports that the song has quadrupled its digital sales from 1,200 paid downloads to 4,800 this week, making it the 15th bestseller of the week.

Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham perform on NBC’s “Today” show on October 9, 2014 in New York, New York.
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The original TikTok video – starring Idaho Falls, Idaho resident Nathan Apodaca – garnered over 18 million views, while the Twitter post garnered 22.5 million.

“Dreams” was originally released as a single in 1977 before being featured on Fleetwood Mac’s iconic album “Rumors”.

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The song reached No. 1 in the United States and spent 19 weeks on the charts.

“Rumors” sold over 10 million copies in the first month of its release and won the Grammy Award for Album of the Year in 1978. It ranks # 11 among the most successful albums. best-selling ever, according to Business Insider.

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