Machine Gun Kelly Will Be A Playable Character In WWE 2K22


Rapper Machine Gun Kelly will be a playable character in the upcoming WWE 2K22 video game set to be released next month.

This week, it was announced that Kelly has been deeply involved with the soundtrack of the game, and will be featured as a character, according to an announcement from 2K:

“2K today announced Machine Gun Kelly is officially the Executive Soundtrack Producer for WWE 2K22. A longtime WWE fan and multitalented music, film and fashion sensation, Machine Gun Kelly will also appear as a playable character, available in a post-launch downloadable WWE 2K22 content pack*.

“Machine Gun Kelly has been an integral part of the WWE family for more than a decade including performances at WrestleMania and Tribute to the Troops, soundtracking our premium live events with his music, and making frequent storyline appearances on WWE programming over the years,” said Neil Lawi, Senior Vice President and General Manager, WWE Music Group. “He has curated a unique soundtrack for WWE 2K22 that includes not only his own music but a diverse array of artists from The Weeknd to KennyHoopla. The 12-track soundtrack is the perfect complement to this edition’s enhanced gameplay.

“In addition to his roles as Executive Soundtrack Producer and playable character, Machine Gun Kelly also appears in multiple WWE 2K22 marketing campaign videos, interacting with WWE Legend The Undertaker and an array of other colorful Superstars.”

In 2015, the 31-year-old artist was power-bombed off the Monday Night Raw stage by Kevin Owens.

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