Music certainly plays a big part in the TikTok platform. Many kinds of trends have begun because of songs whether old, new, or remixed. There are also times when we get the Last Song Syndrome (LSS) to a certain song. Then we add it to our playlist and suddenly dance it. Well, it’s all because of our For You Page (FYP) where we see a lot of videos using those songs.

Almost every month, there’s a new song that becomes trending on the platform. It’s not surprising since trends come and go just like the songs on TikTok. So now, this August already has many trending songs going on. Therefore, we are going to find out the top 10 TikTok songs for this month.

If you are an avid user of TikTok, there’s a chance that you might be familiar with the songs to be put on the list. But if not, this is your chance to know the song you have been wondering about for days.

The top 10 trending songs in TikTok this August 2022

10. As It Was – Harry Styles
  • The song was released back on April 1 this year as a single for his third album Harry’s House. Until now, the song has been used on different social media platforms. While TikTok alone, it already has 2.4 million videos.
  •  With its catchy tune and sentimental lyrics, it eventually became a trend on the platform. The song was put in different videos mostly about reminiscing things.

9. Luclover – L$d
  • This song is by the 17-year-old artist Luclover. His song L$d became a trend on TikTok where it also has a dance craze going on. If you want to listen to his whole song, click here.
  • There are 3.6 million videos created on TikTok using his song mostly because of the dance challenge and using it for meme videos. You may watch the dance craze below.

#duet with @Brooke Monk sorry im late also please help me find dance credits i cant find them anywhere next up @dixiedamelio @landonbarkerr

♬ L$d – Luclover

8. Running Up That Hill – Kate Bush
  • Who would have thought that a song from the 1980s has resurfaced to fame in the year 2022? But that’s no different in the Stranger Things series from Netflix. They have been using songs from the 1980s as it is the same timeframe as the show.
  • Running up that hill by Kate Bush which was released in 1985 immediately became a trend. It was because of the scene in season 4, episode 4 of Stranger Things back in May. Now it has 2.8 million videos from TikTok.

7. Forever 1 – Girls’ Generation
  • The 2nd generation queens of K-Pop groups are back. This is one of the new entries for this month since they recently released this song last August 5. The song quickly became popular as this is a very comeback from the Girls’ Generation after 5 years.
  • Many people are already trying out the dance steps from their song on TikTok. Forever 1 already has 7,877 videos on the platform. If you are also a Sone, you may want to practice the steps below.

Just like a love bomb 💣💖We are one☝🏻 #SOOYOUNG #수영#YOONA #윤아#GirlsGeneration #소녀시대 #FOREVER1

♬ FOREVER 1 – Girls’ Generation

6. Fearless – LE SSERAFIM
  • This debut song from the rookie K-Pop girl group LE SSERAFIM is certainly a hit. Fearless was out in May this year and people just can’t get enough from it. It has a cool song with an interesting choreo that many people trying out.
  • Fearless already has 111.6k videos on TikTok. Most people on videos are doing the point choreo of the song which is certainly not easy to do. Go watch the video below to learn the dance.

Another day another SLAY for our 언니즈 💗 💃🏻 FEARLESS Challenge ▶️ #IMFEARLESS #LE_SSERAFIM #SAKURA #YUNJIN #CHAEWON #사쿠라 #윤진 #채원 #르세라핌


5. Carrying Your Love – David Morris
  • This is the second to the most emotional song on this list, especially with its lyrics “I’m carrying your love with me.” The videos created for this song are mostly about a certain loved one morphed into your face. There are already 1.6 million videos for this song on TikTok.
  • The song was released on July 6 by David Morris and immediately became popular, especially on TikTok. So if you want to hear the whole song, just click its music video below.

4. Thick Fine Woman – Chalie Boy featuring Lil’ Ronny MothaF, Fat Pimp & No Shame
  • This song was first released back in 2013 and after 9 years, it became popular once again. It is all because of a new dance craze created for this song. There are a lot of people who joined in this dance including celebrities.
  • The videos on TikTok for this song already have 1.6 million. Don’t miss out on the fun and join the dance trend if you have some free time. So check out the dance steps below to find out.


♬ Thick Fine Woman (feat. Lil’ Ronny Mothaf, Fat Pimp & No Shame) – Chalie Boy

3. Say Something – Piano Covers Club from I’m In Records
  • There’s a new trend going on where people are saying a word or phrase and they act it based on the emojis. Along with it, there’s a background song too which is a piano cover of the song Say Something. The song was originally by A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera in 2014.
  • The piano cover version of this song was out in 2017 and it already has 107.4K videos on TikTok. But if you want to listen to the entire cover, you may click the video below. So enjoy this relaxing piano cover.

2. POP! – Nayeon
  • This solo debut song of Nayeon from the K-Pop girl group TWICE is certainly a hit. POP! is a bright, fun, and catchy song with engaging choreography. So there’s no doubt that many people have been using it on their videos or just dancing with it.
  • The song was only out last June and it already has 1.4 million videos on TikTok and 102 million views on YouTube. You may want to check out the point choreo on the chorus part of the song below.

#PopPopPop Challenge🎈😍#NMIXX #엔믹스 #TWICE #트와이스#NAYEON #나연 #IM_NAYEON #POP❣


1. Glimpse Of Us – Joji
  • This song is the most emotional one on this list with heartfelt lyrics “‘Cause sometimes I look in her eyes and that’s where I find a glimpse of us.” Therefore, the videos on TikTok using this song are mostly emotional as well. Many people have their unique entries for it and it already has 993.6K videos on the platform.
  • The song was only out last June and people already listened to it about 357 million on Spotify alone. So if you want to listen to the entire song, check out the video below.

So have you added these songs to your playlist already? Therefore, that concludes our top 10 trending songs on TikTok this August. There could be more songs to be added since we’re only going halfway this month.

You may want to check us again next month for the possible new trending songs on TikTok!

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SOURCES: TikTok, Spotify, YouTube