As proof that the world has turn out to be smaller as a result of globalisation and monoculture is taking up, the Island Boys have freestyle mumble rapped a 24-second appeal to Nationwide College of Singapore president Tan Eng Chye, calling on the highest man on the establishment to not shut down Yale-NUS Faculty.
These are the Island Boys:
somebody truly paid the island boys to attraction to the nus president😭😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/FZjw5w7fes
— YEOLO™ (@tzehern_) January 17, 2022
President Tan Eng Chye, oh you an actual island boy.
Oh yeah and do not shut down, no Yale-NUS. Faculty. Oh yeah yeah yeah.
In the event you actually “In Asia for the world”, [mumbled for real]
Let the Island Boys pull up and take courses on the New Faculty.
In the event you will not hearken to the scholars, hearken to the Island Boys.
Shoutout to the President Tan. Simply hearken to the Island Boys.
That is Tan Eng Chye:
If that is all very perplexing to you, learn on.
What’s an Island Boy?
The Island Boys encompass flyysoulja, who has a “17” tattooed on his brow, and Kodiyakredd, who has a pair of wings tattooed on his brow.
Their declare to fame? They fumbled their manner by means of a nonsensical freestyle rap tune, Island Boy, in a scorching tub and obtained tens of millions of views and likes on TikTok.
They only made up lyrics on the fly, utilizing primary rhyming patterns, and could not even maintain a tune, however that’s the place their attraction lies.
They basically appear to be strolling human pineapples and have been mocked and booed for simply displaying up at a membership — the place they have been believed to have been paid to point out up so as to add to the hype.
Which explains why they’re common as a result of individuals can not cease making enjoyable and speaking smack about them.
They every have 1 million followers on Instagram, and 5 million on TikTok.
In actual life, Island Boys Franky Venegas and Alex Venegas are fraternal twins, born on July 16, 2001.
They’re from West Palm Seashore, Florida.
They’ve been in jail for varied crimes, together with burglaries.
How did attraction to Tan Eng Chye come about?
The Island Boys lately created an account on Cameo, the place customers will pay to request private movies from the twins.
Somebody from Singapore probably paid for the Yale-NUS Faculty shoutout after which put the video on-line.
This was probably in response to a Jan. 4 announcement by NUS that the brand new school from the merger of Yale-NUS Faculty and the College Students Programme can be named NUS Faculty.
The brand new school marks the demise of Yale-NUS Faculty.
How a lot for Island Boys private shout-out video?
The Island Boys cost S$189 for a video for private use.
This idea shouldn’t be new.
Native oddball Steven Lim has been providing the service of paid shout-outs on his Instagram account for S$100.
Individuals interact him for birthdays and to prank pals.
Lim earned sufficient cash through the pandemic by way of this implies to purchase himself a bike.
High pictures by way of Island Boys, oh yeah yeah yeah