Hulk Hogan To Make WWE Return On Monday's Raw

Hulkamania was a power to be reckoned with within the 80s and early 90s, however none it will have been doable and not using a loyal supporting solid. One Hulk Hogan’s higher mates IRL handed away this Wednesday to a refrain tributes from the Wrestling brass. Hulk Hogan was actually amongst those that handed their respect, each publicly and privately.

If you recall, Gene Okerlund was the enduring “on-air” persona when Hulkamania was at his peak, often as a mediator when Hulk and different wrestlers engaged with the TV viewers in pre-bout promos. Hulk’s first Tweet was issued simply because the information his passing was making the rounds. The second Tweet was an image a martini glass Hulk Hogan was consuming in his honor. Okerlund was an avid Martini-lover. 

The remaining eulogy contained an inside joke, inherently humorous to Hulk, and Gene whereas he was nonetheless alive. Anyone who’s adopted the WWF-WWE is aware of how integral Gene Okerlund has been to the operation and wrestling tradition as a complete. That’s why the WWE has requested Hulk Hogan to seem on RAW in a couple of capability. Hogan will likely be given the chance to pay homage to “his brother” Okerlund within the portion the telecast reserved to his on-air eulogy. When’s that over and performed with, who is aware of – possibly Hulk Hogan’ll choose a struggle with one these NXT marks.

Vic Mensa Announces "Hooligans" EP Featuring Ty Dolla Sign & G-Eazy

Minutes faraway from dropping his newest music video “Dark Things,”Vic Mensa introduced his intentions to launch an EP on December 14. The Hooligans EP will embody the aforementioned “Dark Things” video single, in addition to a beforehand launched collaboration with G-Eazy titled “Reverse.”

Besides the G-Eazy collab, Hooligans will characteristic contributions from the likes  Ty Dolla Sign, Mr Hudson, Charlie Wilson, G Herbo, and Jesse Rutherford ( the Neighbourhood). Vic Mensa shared his pleasure for the challenge in a written assertion issued to the press.

“Growing up we referred to ourselves because the Hyde Park Hooligans,” Mensa wrote. “So with the EP I needed to encapsulate energies that represented that have in addition to what’s occurring in my life now, for higher or for worse.”

Holligans will mark Vic Mensa’s first unified grouping content material since releasing The Autobiography in 2017. His musical output predating the yr 2017, pegged him an artist missing a definable high quality or likeness. In mild latest criticism, Vic Mensa has used his lyrical pedigree, and his socially aware conduct to nice impact, leading to us paying nice consideration to his subsequent lateral step, be it Hooligans, or the subsequent LP, whichever takes priority over the opposite.

Lil Xan's Canceled Show: Video Of Instigator Toting AK47s Has Surfaced

As reported, Lil Xan’s live performance in St. Louis was known as f after a person threatened to indicate up bearing firearms. It’s not precisely clear how or the place the ultimatum was posted, however upon listening to the menace, The Pageant, the venue the place the gig was being held, made fast plans to reschedule the occasion.

The particular person who ushered the menace has since been recognized within the above video, discharge quite a few rounds from a number of AK47s. Although his identify has been withheld, the gents over at TMZ have recognized him as an artist/producer from the St. Louis space. Next to the unique posting, the gun-toting fanatic issued this warning to Lil Xan: “I’M COMING TO YO OWN SHOW TO SMACK TF OUT OF YOU TOMORROW OCT 10 AT @thepageantstl,” resulting in the present’s fast postponement.

A rep for Lil Xan printed this assertion in response to the cancelation:

There are additionally further photos (proper right here) the so-called artist-producer proudly holding up his prized Kalashnikovs whereas sporting a phony Harvard grad tunic. TMZ reached out to the St. Louis Police Department for extra info relating to the person who ushered the menace however was met with bewilderment. No formal expenses have been made, past the choice to postpone the occasion. Sound fishy?

“It is our prime precedence, together with the promoters and venue to make sure security at each present. This was an previous scenario that has been taken care internally. There is not any purpose to concern security at any Lil Xan’s reveals transferring ahead.”

Apple Music & Genius Announce Partnership For The Ultimate User Experience

Apple Music and the primary supply for lyrics, Genius, has introduced a significant partnership that can see each firms crew collectively for what can be a really fruitful relationship. Starting as we speak, Apple Music customers can have Genius lyrics for “hundreds songs” permitting them to learn whereas they hear. On the flip facet, Genius now has Apple Music as their ficial music participant on the positioning. 

“Being in a position to learn lyrics and annotations on Genius when you hear alongside on Apple Music is a dream Genius expertise,” Ben Gross, Genius’s Chief Strategy Officer stated within the ficial press launch. “We’re proud to make Apple Music our ficial music participant, and we’re doubly excited to convey Genius lyrics to their superb platform.”

The transfer is an enormous win for Apple Music competing towards different huge streaming companies equivalent to TIdal and Apple Music. 

"Guardians Of The Galaxy" Director James Gunn Fired Over Decade-Old Tweets

James Gunn has been fired from directorial chair by Walt Disney Studios, and will cease writing the script for Guardians the Galaxy Vol. 3. effective immediately. Provocative Tweets Gunn had written between 2008-2009 were brought to the attention studio execs, on topics such as pedophilia, rape, and his publicly known derision President Trump.

Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn issued a statement this afternoon in which he deemed Gunn’s decade-old Tweets indefensible. “The fensive attitudes and statements discovered on James’ Twitter feed are indefensible and inconsistent with our studio’s values, and we have severed our business relationship with him,” read the press release.

Gunn filed a response his own towards a general audience. Considering the damage had already been dealt, the veteran filmmaker felt little need to distance himself from his “problematic” ideologies or his conduct as a person influence. His statement read:

The Tweets in question resurfaced when a conservative website called the The Daily Caller dug into his backlog, and presented an oppositional stance to his stated views. Guardians the Galaxy Vol. 3 was scheduled to begin shooting in the fall 2020, a date which will certainly get pushed backed by some months.

Jay Z Reportedly "Disappointed" In Relocation Of "Made in America" Festival

The Mayor Philadelphia has reportedly announced that it’s annual Made In America festival will no longer be taking place at the Ben Franklin Parkway. An ficial statement from the mayor’s fice says the city is interested in discussing its future location, but “the need for an event this scale at Ben Franklin Parkway] may no longer be necessary.”

Although they say they look forward to continuing a partnership with Jay Z and his festival, it seems as though Jay isn’t so pleased with the move since the eviction from the park comes without warning and without an ficial meeting to discuss the matter. 

“The Made in America festival is a multi-cultural platform that represents strength, freedom speech and perseverance for artists and music lovers. Philadelphia, an iconic city, represents those ideals. The location is integral to the pulse the festival,” the response reads. “The Parkway is a cultural arts center that is symbolic to over 600 artists that have performed at this event. The Parkway captures the freedom and spirit inclusivity that drew us to the city Brotherly Love. The celebratory nature and essence this festival has inspired locals as well as visitors from across the nation to enjoy Labor Day in Philadelphia.”

It adds: “We are disappointed that the Mayor the City Philadelphia would evict us from the heart the city, through a media outlet, without a sit-down meeting, notice, dialogue or proper communication. It signifies zero appreciation for what Made In America has built alongside the phenomenal citizens this city.”

Read in full here.

Ski Mask The Slum God Reportedly Calls Off European Tour

In a post which has since been deleted from his Twitter, Ski Mask The Slum God cancelled his European Tour, well actually it was his management team that made the address.

“Unfortunately we had to cancel the Europe tour for this weekend,” his ‘Management’ wrote for starters.

“Ski has been advised by doctors to avoid long flights at this time. We are very sorry for the inconvenience and appreciate all the fans that bought tickets were coming to the shows. We promise to make it up to you all soon. Ski will provide a statement in his own words soon.”

It’s unclear as to why the rapper or his management team have pulled the plug on their press release, maybe they are mulling their options. On Wednesday, Ski Mask received disconcerting news from his doctor regarding a rare illness which has stunted his growth, referring to it as “Fat Boy Disease.” Ski Mask is trying to address his health before it metastasizes into something worse. We have not learned  his diagnosis, but it does seem severe enough to cause a sober pause activity. We will remain wishful in the interim. For now, his health remains the single matter importance, true fans will understand.