On March 8th, Yvng Mickey posted his first video to TikTok on the @iamyvngmickey account. In the skit, a producer asks Yvng Mickey if he’s ready to record and he says yes, then starts to sing the lyrics to Spottemgottem’s song “Beat Box 2,” transitioning to the fully produced version of the song as the producer vibes, gaining over 197,000 views in eight months (shown below).
On March 19th, Mickey posted a cover of Lil Tjay’s “Calling My Phone” to YouTube, gaining over 3.9 million views in eight months. Yvng Mickey uploaded the full version of “BeatBox 2” to TikTok as an original sound and it became notably popular, inspiring over 44,000 videos by November (examples shown below, left). On March 22nd, Yvng Mickey posted a TikTok dancing to the song with a cup of lean in full Yvng Mickey drip, gaining over 321,000 views in eight months (shown below, right).