2K announced that Machine Gun Kelly, whose real name is Colson Baker, is both the WWE 2K22 soundtrack producer and will also be included as a playable character. Machine Gun Kelly has been announced as the next coming playable character. He will be included in a DLC pack after the game officially launches. The company did not offer specifications on when he would be released and whether he would be in an expansion pack or a free-to-play. The news of his addition to the game comes at the same time he was announced as the game’s soundtrack producer.
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Machine Gun Kelly helped to create a 12 track playlist of songs that will be included in the official soundtrack. The soundtrack has tracks from many stars including himself, The Weeknd, and Wu Tang Clan. The addition of major names will help the soundtrack draw in a wide array of players to the game. The complete soundtrack for the game is listed below.
Machine Gun Kelly – “Concert for Aliens;”
Machine Gun Kelly ft. YUNGBLUD & Bert McCracken – “Body Bag;”
Wu Tang Clan – “Protect Ya Neck;”
Motorhead – “Iron Fist;”
Poppy – “Say Cheese” (Live NXT version);
Royal Blood – “Typhoons;”
Bring Me The Horizon – “Happy Song;”
The Weeknd – “Heartless;”
Turnstile – “I Don’t Wanna Be Blind;”
Asking Alexandria – “The Final Episode (Let’s Change the Channel);”
KennyHoopla – “Hollywood Sucks.”
Following his engagement to actress Megan Fox, Machine Gun Kelly has been receiving a lot of public attention. The attention he has been receiving will be helpful since 2K has also announced that he will also be appearing in multiple promotions for the game leading up to the launch. The games already received a lot of hype and is expected to be one of the best games that 2K has released. The game will be releasing on March 11 and will be available to play on PS4, Xbox One, PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC.