BuzzFeed reported that Johnniqua Charles, the star of the “Lose Yo Job” Video that went viral at the beginning of the month, has her life turned around after the video went viral.
Charles, 27, was battling addiction, was homeless and estranged from her family when the video was taken four months ago. Since the “Lose Yo Job” video went viral Charles has reconnected with her family.
“Other people keep telling me I helped them so much, but they don’t understand – nobody understands – how much this video going viral is helping me.”
Since the video has gone viral people have flooded Instagram and TikTok, with their own remake of it.
One celebrity couple, Lil Scrappy and Bambi, have gotten a lot of love for their rendition.
Charles’ song has even been sung at protest in support of the defunding of police departments.
Johnniqua Charles’ sister, Andrea Charles, has even set up a GoFundMe page for her that recieved $50,406 in donations before it was disabled.