Om Telolet Om is Indonesian for “Sir, honk the horn, sir!”
On the 20th December of 2016 DJ Snake (a French DJ) tweeted this phrase which gained 35.000 retweets and 18.000 favorites in only one day. DJ snake also commented in famous people’s Instagram accounts using this phrase. Other famous DJs such as Zedd, Yellow claw, Vinai, Chainsmoker also picked up on this and tweeted the “OM Teolet Om” phrase. Ummet Ozcan and Firebeatz created a short song featuring the “Telolet bus horn sound” remix. The phrase Om Teolet Om became hugely popular on twitter and Instagram was the #1 trending worldwide topic with over 600.000 tweets on 21st December 2016.