The collaboration comes from Yungblud’s second album ‘WEIRD!’, which is able to arrive on Friday (December 4).
“‘Performing like that’ is a results of what occurs when me, mgk and travis get collectively, the vitality’s electrical and we write songs that amplify a sense,” Yungblud defined.
“This music radiates simply going fucking nuts at your favorite present, a sense that all of us want proper now. this music is about dropping management and feeling free together with your greatest fucking mates.”
Yungblud beforehand confirmed the observe’s arrival on Monday (November 30), sharing a brief video of him and MGK considering whether or not to drop the observe over FaceTime, earlier than concluding: “Fuck it”.
He wrote on Twitter: “SURPRISE !!! me kells n travis simply stated fuck it and are dropping a music tomorrow ! “performing like that” out tomorrow evening midnight (native) 9pm (PST). im so excited i dribbled! are u fuckin prepared?!?”
And as Machine Gun Kelly revealed on Instagram, he has been continually dropping the observe into his DJ units for the final 12 months.
The collaboration between the three comes after MGK revealed that he is working on new music with Barker.
“This man @machinegunkelly actually simply got here via final evening and knocked out 3 songs in a number of hrs,” he wrote on Twitter final month.
Barker additionally appeared with MGK throughout the latter’s livestreamed show from The Roxy in Los Angeles in October, which noticed the pair carry out ‘Tickets To My Downfall’ in its entirety.
“I reached out as a result of I used to be a fan of every little thing he does, together with his angle and his means of dressing,” Kelly told NME of Yungblud.
“His uncooked voice is so good, and he has an immense love for rock ’n’ roll. These energies gravitate in the direction of one another.”
Describing their friendship as “free-spirited”, he continued: “It seems like a dope, across-the-pond factor, like: ‘You maintain it down over there and I’ll maintain it down over right here.’ Collectively we will make some type of union of rock stars. We’re like Elton John and Jimi Hendrix again within the day.”