Comedian Demi Adejuyigbe raised $17,820 for charity through his Earth, Wind & Fire meme

Comedian and television writer Demi Adejuyigbe is one of the most recognizable people on the internet, known as much for his writing — on The Good Place, at The New Yorker, and elsewhere — as he is for his parody rap videos. But there’s one recurring goof that has been getting people riled up every September for the past three years: Adejuyigbe’s September 21st video, in which he creates a new edit of Earth, Wind & Fire’s song “September” and records a video of himself dancing. It sounds simple, but the results are magnetic, year after year.

2018’s video was the third and most elaborate entry in the series: it features a stunt double, a custom tearaway suit, two curtain drops, two confetti cannons, and a children’s choir. This year,…

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