When a little boy obsessed with corn was interviewed about his favorite vegetable, all his dreams came true and captured the hearts of millions of social media users when his words turned into a viral song.
Julian Shapiro-Barnum, the host of @Recesstherapy, from New York took to TikTok to post a hilarious video of him interviewing a little boy eating corn.
When he asked the little boy what he likes about corn, the young boy immediately grinned and started listing his favorite things about the vegetable, becoming one of the healthiest videos to ever hit the social media platform.
In the viral video, which garnered more than 15.4 million views, the little boy explained his love for corn.
And while the cornboy has yet to reveal his name, he’s certainly cashing in on his newfound fame with his Cameo page where he creates personalized videos for fans and charges $140 per video, $700 per business video, and $3 for a single message.
Julian Shapiro-Barnum, the host of @Recesstherapy, from New York took to TikTok to post a hilarious video interviewing a little boy eating corn
The young boy immediately let out a big grin and started listing his favorite things about the vegetable, including how he likes it with ‘butter’
The corn kid described his never-ending love for corn and even said it was his favorite thing
While the corn kid has yet to reveal his name, he’s cashing in on his newfound fame with his Cameo page where he makes personalized videos for $140 and business videos for $700.
In the video that made him famous, he explained, “Ever since I heard corn was real, it tasted good, but when I tried it with butter, everything changed. I like corn!’
The kid labeled a “corn kid” then took a giant bite out of the corn cob he was chewing when he started the interview, showing everyone how much he really loved corn.
Julian then asked, “Do you think everyone should be eating corn?”
And the little boy once again stole everyone’s hearts on TikTok, replying, “No, not everyone has to like being the best.”
He then started talking about his other favorite things, including playing a “variety of games,” before adding that his all-time favorite thing was “mainly corn.”
“I mean, look at this thing. I can’t imagine anything more beautiful. It’s corn! Because corn is great,” he said, holding up the half-eaten corn on the cob.
The little boy loves corn so much that he even made a pun about the vegetable and wished viewers a “corntastic day”
The little boy’s video then went viral, prompting TikToker, who goes by @schmoyoho, to even turn his words into a song
Users’ hearts have melted like butter as they watch the little boy describe his love for the vegetable
And when asked to describe the vegetable, he said:[It’s] a large bump with buds. It has the juice. It’s the part that especially likes the corn.’
He decided to wish everyone a “wonderful day” from his adorable interview.
And when the interviewer questioned his words, he said, “What? It’s just a pun about corn.’
The little boy’s video then went viral, prompting TikToker, who goes by @schmoyoho, to even turn his words into a song.
With 28 million views so far, the viral song of the little boy serving up his favorite vegetable has gained even more love and has everyone hooked.
The song features the best ‘lyrics’ of the ‘corn kid’s’ and includes fan favorite lines such as ‘it’s corn, with a big bult with knobs. It has the juice. I can’t imagine anything more beautiful.
‘It’s corn, I can tell you all about it. I mean, look at this thing.
“When I tried it with butter, everything changed.”
And of course, social media users fell even more in love with the “corn kid” after hearing his pure and healthy interview was turned into a song.
So much so that many users have sung the song while paying tribute to the “big clump of buttons.”
A user passing by @cafehailee made a corn macaroni and cheese while the infamous corn kid lyrics played in the background.
Many users have sung the song while also showing their love for corn, including user @cafehailee made a corn macaroni and cheese while the boy’s song was playing
Another user, going by @pepperonimuffin, showed her devotion to corn while duetting the song
While the beloved corn song played in the background, the TikToker showed her various corn merchandise, including a corn blanket and a corn costume
User @happy.rugs liked the song so much she decided to make a rug from the ‘amazing’ vegetable
Another user who decorates keyboards and goes by @tinymakesthings even decorated a keyboard with a miniature version of the vegetable
Users’ hearts melted like butter when they saw the duet and even wondered how the corn kid would react to the macaroni and cheese, with one user even saying ‘if corn and butter changed this kid, just wait till he sees this .’
Another user, going by @pepperonimuffin, is known to love corn almost as much as the little boy and showed her dedication to the vegetable as she duetted the song.
With the beloved corn song playing in the background, the TikToker showed her various corn merchandise, including a corn blanket and a corn costume, in which she danced while singing the vegetable song.
User @happy.rugs liked the song so much that she decided to make a rug out of the ‘wonderful’ vegetable, while of course the little boy’s words played in the background.
Another user who decorates keyboards and goes by @tinymakesthings even has a keyboard decorated with a miniature version of the vegetable.
Social media couldn’t help but fall in love with corn kid and even joked about the iconic remix that hit Spotify.
Social media users fell in love with the ‘corn kid’ even more after they learned his pure and healthy interview was turned into a song
“I love him,” commented one user.
Another user added, “I would listen to him for hours talking about corn.”
“I’m obsessed,” another user wrote.
“When will this be on Spotify?” another wondered.
One user said: ‘He’s been waiting all his life for someone to bring up corn as a topic of conversation. are you telling me he made that pun on the spot?!’
Another user wrote: ‘The remix we didn’t know we needed.’