By Scott T. Sterling
“[Paramount] heard about how big of a fan I was of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and their whole legacy. I actually have Donatello tattooed on my leg, so when they asked me to do it, just being a fan and being a musician, it made sense,” Khalifa said of working on the song in a press release. “In my generation, I think everyone who listens to me loves the Turtles as much as I do, so it just made sense.”
“It’s hella crazy being included in the music for the Ninja Turtles movie,” added Ty Dolla $ign. “You know, being a fan and everything, this is super surreal. ‘Shell Shocked’ is so different from what people are used to hearing from Ty Dolla $ign. Plus, Wiz and Juicy killed it like they always do. It’s a perfect song for this movie.”
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles hits theaters on Aug. 8.