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Hear Machine Gun Kelly guest on jxdn’s new pop-punk anthem, Wanna Be

jxdn celebrates the release of his debut album Tell Me About Tomorrow with a Machine Gun Kelly and Travis Barker collab, Wanna Be.

TikTok star jxdn has officially released his debut album Tell Me About Tomorrow (July 2) – and to celebrate, he’s shared a new video for his collaboration with Machine Gun Kelly and blink-182s Travis Barker (duh).

The trio’s huge new sing-along pop-punk banger goes by the name Wanna Be, and hears jxdn and MGK admitting in the anthemic chorus: I wanna be alright / I wanna be okay / I’m sick of the nightmares / I’m sick of the bad days…’

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Travis Barker says of the young artist: jxdn brings a new young energy for the next wave of pop-punk. We took time to really think everything out and make sure the album would be a complete body of work from front to back. And that’s exactly what it is.”

No-one really knows how long it takes to make the perfect album,” adds jxdn. For us it took a year. I’m just blessed to be a part of a genre that inspires millions, including myself, daily. We worked hard, learned a lot, and now we’re ready for the world to hear it.”

Check out Wanna Be:

And hear Tell Me About Tomorrow in full:

Posted on July 2nd 2021, 10:27a.m.
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