Kanye Debuted at No. 1 and Everything Else You Missed This Week

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Thin Lizzy said it best: “The boys are back in town.” And this week on Hype Corral, Ryan Haney and Michael Saintil cover an array of hype news. From the Rock’s new tequila to the return of McDonald’s Happy Meal toy, there’s a lot to talk about.

The hosts go rapid-fire this week, taking on all the most important hype news so fast it’ll make your head spin. You can’t talk hype news without mentioning Kanye West. So in typical Hype Corral fashion, Haney and Saintil weigh in on West’s promise to release a follow-up to Jesus Is King later this year, titled Jesus Is Born

In other news of the week, the hypest brand of them all, Supreme, announced the release of their new collaboration with Nike. Costing a whopping $500, these kicks are Nike and Supreme’s most expensive collab yet, but are they worth the price tag?

There’s a lot to discuss this week for the nostalgic hype hogs who love cartoons. Between Todd Snyder’s upcoming Looney Tunes x Champion collab and the impending re-release of the Happy Meal, we’ve got a lot to look forward to. Haney and Saintil discuss their favorite pieces from the new Tunes collection, and their most-anticipated Happy Meal toys. 

And as always, if you want even more hype-coverage, make sure to check out the last episode of Hype Corral, where the hype hosts took on the most awaited films of 2019. 

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