Post Malone, Hootie and the Blowfish, Pokémon – don’t expect to see the word together.
And, yet, they are in a confusing crossover tied for the 25th anniversary of the Japanese cartoon. In honor of the milestone, the “White Iverson” rapper will headline a virtual concert on Saturday.
As a teaser of the show, Malone shared his version of the hit single “Only Wanna Be With You” from the 1990s al-rock group Hootie and the Blowfish.
Earworm debuted 25 years ago – and Austin was born two weeks after Richard Post aka Post Malone.
The Post said in a press release earlier this month, “I have long been a fan of Pokémon, so the opportunity to organize a ‘Pokémon Day’ concert is 25 years old. That too First converted
In a Pokémon-worthy character promoting the event.
On Thursday, Pokémon Company International celebrated the collaboration, Tweet, “Hootie and the Blowfish? Like Posty and Qwilfish,” and adding a link to the track.
The Pokémon Company said to expect more online experiences this weekend, such as the weekend anniversary show, which airs on YouTube and Twitch on February 7, ET, this year by the “surprise” cast. Thanks to a new partnership with Promising Universal Music Group. Merchandising giants will announce more headliners after Saturday’s performance as part of their “P25 Music” campaign.
Beyond celebrating Pokémon, The Tattooed And Ozzy Osbourne’s partner Malone was also in the news last month For charity 10,000 pairs of them sold Couple Max Clog II Crocs To pursue workers in dozens of American hospitals.