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Yungblud, Machine Gun Kelly and Travis Barker will launch the collaboration ‘Acting Like That’ today.

Yungblud, Machine Gun Kelly, and Travis Barker have announced that they will be teaming up to drop off a collaboration track later today (December 1).

Yungblud confirmed the news last night (Nov 30), sharing a short video of himself and MGK contemplating whether to drop the hint on FaceTime, before concluding, « Fuck it. »

Announcing the song’s arrival, Yungblud tweeted: « SURPRISE !!! me kells n travis just said fuck it and they’re going to drop a song tomorrow! » Acting like this « tomorrow night at midnight (local) 9pm ( PST) I’m so excited I dribbled! Are you fucking ready !? « 

And as Machine Gun Kelly revealed on Instagram, he has been steadily dropping the track on his DJ sets for the past year.

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The collaboration between the three comes after MGK revealed that they are working on new music with Barker.

« This guy @machinegunkelly really came in last night and knocked out 3 songs in a few hours, » he wrote on Twitter last month.

Barker also appeared with MGK during the latter’s live show from The Roxy in Los Angeles in October, which saw the pair perform « Tickets To My Downfall » in its entirety.

Opening up to his friendship with Yungblud, MGK previously compared the couple to Elton John and Jimi Hendrix.

« I approached him because I was a fan of everything he does, including his attitude and the way he dresses, » Kelly told Yungblud’s NME.

« His raw voice is so good, and he has an immense love for rock ‘n’ roll. Those energies gravitate towards each other. »

Describing their friendship as « free-spirited, » he continued: « It feels like a drug, a thing from across the pond, like, ‘You hold it there and I hold it here.’ Together we can make a kind of star bond. rock. We’re like Elton John and Jimi Hendrix back in the day. «