Wale has lengthy been a superfan of the WWE, since his days rising up within the Washington D.C. space, and is at all times in search of new methods to get entangled with the model. This 12 months, Folarin teamed up with the WWE to contribute to the WWE 2K19 soundtrack, the place he lent Free Lunch EP standout lower "Ungrateful & Thankful" to seem within the yearly online game, which is out on Friday (Oct. 5).
The 33-year-old is joined on the soundtrack by the likes of the Migos, Post Malone, 21 Savage, Eminem, Offset, and extra handpicked choices by WWE superstars. "I acquired a name from my man [Neil Lawi] over there. He requested if I had something I needed to submit for [WWE 2K19]. I went in and made a music referred to as "Ungrateful & Thankful," the Warner Bros. artist tells Billboard.
"Wale just isn't solely unimaginable at his craft, however he’s a real WWE superfan. He understands what we do on a much bigger degree as entertainers, is extremely educated about WWE and is a giant fan and supporter of UUDD," WWE's The New Day relay to Billboard. "Selecting ‘Ungrateful & Thankful’ as our decide for the WWE 2K19 soundtrack is a small token of our appreciation for his enthusiasm, expertise, and friendship."
Wale really impressed together with his saying debut throughout WWE 205 again in August inside Brooklyn's Barclays Center and continues to seek for avenues to broaden his palette. "I undoubtedly would do one thing like that once more. It was enjoyable. It was an excellent break from my regular each day routine," the EBM artist explains. "I'm a giant fan of the model and the product. I'm excited to be part of one other profitable 12 months of the online game. Hopefully, I can perform a little extra subsequent 12 months."
WWE 2K19 releases Friday (Oct. 5).