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S. Korean a capella group’s cover of ‘Coco’ song goes viral

  • Maytree, a five-member a cappella group from South Korea, received over 17 million views and 2.3 million likes for their short but impressive cover of the song “Un Poco Loco” from the 2017 animated film “Coco.”

  • The musical cover quickly went viral for their talent and an opening grito that shocked Maytree’s viewers.

  • A grito is a shout of excitement that can typically be heard in mariachi music.

  • The complete “Coco” theme can be found on Maytree’s YouTube channel, where they share more content and covers of musical numbers, theme songs and sound effects.

  • Maytree also made an appearance on “America’s Got Talent” earlier this year. Performing a compilation of the popular TV theme songs, the group received a “yes” from all four judges and a standing ovation from the crowd.

A South Korean a cappella group has gone viral on TikTok with their cover of “Un Poco Loco” from Disney’s 2017 animated film “Coco.”

Maytree, a five-member a cappella group from South Korea, have received over 17.5 million views and 2.3 million likes for their short but impressive cover uploaded on Oct. 29.

@maytree_music #coco #halloween #disney #pixar #maytree #animation ♬ 오리지널 사운드  – Maytree 메이트리

The musical cover quickly went viral for showcasing their talent and an opening grito that shocked Maytree’s viewers. A grito is a shout of excitement that can typically be heard in mariachi music.

“THAT GIRL JUST GRITO AYYY,” one Tiktok user wrote. 

“That grito was so impressive 😭,” another commented. 

Two days after their cover of “Un Poco Loco,” Maytree followed up with another “Coco” song cover, “Remember Me.” As of this writing, the video has garnered over 230,000 views and 18,000 likes. 

@maytree_music #coco #dayofthedead #disney #pixar #halloween #maytree ♬ 오리지널 사운드  – Maytree 메이트리

A complete cover of the “Coco” theme can be found on Maytree’s YouTube channel, where they share content and covers of musical numbers, theme songs and sound effects.

This isn’t the first time the a cappella group has gone viral. Maytree also made an appearance on “America’s Got Talent (AGT) earlier this year. Performing a compilation of popular TV theme songs, the group received a “yes” from all four of the show’s judges and a standing ovation from the crowd.

Although Maytree was not selected to perform in the semifinals, eliminating them from AGT, the group has continued to make their presence known through social media and performances on South Korean media. Featured

 

Featured Image via @maytree_music

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