Girls who know how to twerk and could use a cool $50,000 to go to school are in luck since artist Juicy J has started a competition for the lady who can move the best.
The rapper took to his Twitter account on Thursday to share the news, according to HipHopDX.com, but as of 7 p.m. EDT, it seems to have been deleted. Juicy J supposedly wrote: “im giving out a 50k scholarships to the best chick that can twerk”
For those who are unsure, twerking is a new dance crazy where someone shakes their upper and lower hips in and down motion so they jiggle or bounce. It can be done slow or fast depending on the dance beat and is supposed to be done in a sexual manner.
The Three 6 Mafia star, whose real name is Jordan Jordan Houston, didn’t release the details surrounding the charity, like how girls can apply and where or whom they would send their twerking video to.
The artist, 38, might have started the competition to promote his new album “Stay Trippy,” which is slated to drop on Tuesday, Aug. 27. He also recently tweeted that he was nominated for the Best Combo BET Award, along with Miguel, Drake, 2 Chainz, Kendrick Lamar, J Cole and ASAP Rocky.
He wrote Thursday evening, “I got nomminated for a BET hip Hop award,” and then retweeted a post by BET’s “106 & Park.”
I got nomminated for a BET hip Hop award
— juicy j (@therealjuicyj) August 22, 2013
— BET's 106 & Park (@106andpark) August 22, 2013
Miley Cyrus famously twerked on stage at a Juicy J concert in in Los Angeles, Cali. earlier this year and it seems he wants the dance craze to continue with his help. It seems he is making the scholarship offer to would-be students.
Twitter has gone wild after Juicy J’s new competition and discussed his proposition on the mini-blog:
$50,000 scholarship from Juicy J to twerk? Let the ratchetness begin.
— Nia Ashay (@niaashay) August 22, 2013
The girl that wins Juicy J $50k scholarship is going to hairdresser school anyway.
— Andrew Colon (@CrazyKlepto) August 22, 2013
You know how many college girls become strippers to pay their tuition?! Y'all better take @therealjuicyj up on his twerking offer
— Bria Dinero (@JuiceyVenturi) August 22, 2013