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Brave singers take on the ultimate chilli-flavoured karaoke challenge

When she's not writing, Claire Gillespie can most often be found wiping snotty noses, picking up Lego, taking photos of her cat or doing headstands.

Super hot chilli peppers and Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space:' What can possibly go wrong? (WATCH)

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Is spice the way to get the best performance out of a singer? It certainly makes them put on a show, as Rosie Collins has shown with her latest chilli-themed YouTube experiment.

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The brainchild of online entertainment programme #chillimonologues, Collins fed six very brave singers a selection of the hottest chillies in the world before passing them a microphone and filming them perform their version of Taylor Swift’s "Blank Space."

Is it only a matter of time before the #chilliOke challenge catches on? Not in this office — it's making me sweat just watching them.

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The first participant is actor Joe Reid, who put on an admirable performance despite having eaten a Bhut jolokia — also known as the ghost pepper and one of the world's hottest chilli peppers — seconds earlier.

Super hot chilli peppers and Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space:' What can possibly go wrong? (WATCH)
Image: The Chilli Channel/YouTube

After also eating a ghost pepper Mariam Ali looks to be on the verge of a breakdown.

Super hot chilli peppers and Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space:' What can possibly go wrong? (WATCH)
Image: The Chilli Channel/YouTube

Luckily there was plenty of milk on hand, although we're not sure how much it really helped.

Super hot chilli peppers and Taylor Swift's 'Blank Space:' What can possibly go wrong? (WATCH)
Image: The Chilli Channel/YouTube

Yes, folks, this really is supposed to be entertaining. If you like seeing people suffer to a soundtrack of pop music watch the full video here: 

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