Remember when Rebecca Black first came into our lives? Do you remember how one of the most commonly asked questions was: why, Rebecca?
Well, not too long ago people were asking themselves the same question (and many more) when one Montreal based woman became a viral sensation with her Jason Derulo cover.
Her cover of his single Other Side has over 10 million views on Facebook, and people are not finished watching yet.
After a little digging around the great big internet, IX Daily managed to track down the girl from the video, or should we say, the star of the video.
Her name is Octavie and she is 21-years old. She apparently disabled her Facebook account after she realised the video had gone viral in order to come up with a plan of action.
At the moment she works for Savini, which is the restaurant featured in the video. She explained that the video was never supposed to be released.
“It was not supposed to be on the internet because I knew it was bad. So when my friends start to text me saying that they saw my video I knew it was too late, and that it became viral.”
She said they her friends were supporting her throughout the experience. They were the ones responsible for editing the footage though.
She explained that while she came up with the video’s concept, she wasn’t expecting that finished product.
“All I can say is that it wasn't supposed to be as bad as it turned out to be. I don't know what my friends did with the editing, but it all came out so wrong.”
While she doesn’t seem entirely thrilled with the finished product, she is looking at the silver lining saying that despite the negative comments it has given her “incredible visibility”.
We just can't cope. Apparently neither could these people: