voice â showcases his meal: âsame order since back in Houston.â Here, too, a mutual compromise: McDonaldâs, potentially still skittish about aligning with a rapper, swaps in an animated version in the ad. The brown work jacket with âBillions and Billions Servedâ embroidered on the back ($128) could have been right out of a dawn-of-the-â90s Beastie Boys video. Lord Alan Sugar announces his brother Derek has died from coronavirus: âSad day for our familyâ, Chris Hughes supports ex Jesy Nelson as she quits Little Mix: âThe bestâ, Cheryl melts hearts by sharing rare video of son Bear wishing fans a merry Christmas, Will Young tells inquest caring for twin brother before his death ‘became too much’, Chicago star and choreographer Ann Reinking dies aged 71. Feel free to take a second and read that sentence twice for confirmation. McDonald's collaboration with Travis Scott is causing ingredient shortages for some restaurants trying to keep up with demand. Filed under fast food , mcdonald's , travis scott , 9/8/20 Share this article: And in hip-hop, there are fewer more ambitious personal branders than Travis Scott, who has his own festival, several Nike collaborations, a cereal, a Hot Wheels and much more to his name. A collaboration at this scale is maybe a final stop before a full-fledged brand of oneâs own â a Yeezy or a Fenty. Travis Scott made a McDonald's look like one of his concerts ... he got mobbed by a huge throng of fans waiting in line to get his new fast food combo meal.. The â¦ Alongside the special meal, Travis Scott has launched a range of clothes in collab with McDonaldâs. A sign in the outer window featured a glam shot of the meal and referred to it as a âlimited time collab.â On the video menu screen inside, a picture of the sandwich appeared next to a scrawled Travis Scott catchphrase: âItâs Lit!â I bought one and can confirm the sandwich tasted â¦ exactly like McDonaldâs. For Scott, itâs the scale of the flex â a partnership with a brand the magnitude of McDonaldâs is essentially unheard-of. To â¦ From this action figure commercial to his recent concert on the video game Fortnite, he has been moving toward full time avatar territory. OFFICIAL TRAVIS SCOTT & ASTROWORLD MERCH AVAILABLE NOW. In essence, The Travis Scott Burger is a quarter pounder containing 100% fresh beef burger, containing two slices of melted cheese, sauces (mustard & ketchup), pickles, onions and shredded lettuce. Travis Scott Meets McDonaldâs (Itâs Lit!). Despite hip-hopâs complete dominance of pop culture, there is still a bit of a lag when it comes to the willingness of large mainstream brands to work with hip-hop stars. McDonaldâs location in what appeared to be a planned appearance, given several barricades and a throng of people in the restaurantâs parking lot. Part of why the Scott/McDonaldâs alliance feels different is because of the intimacy of food â itâs one thing to attach a celebrity to a luxury item, but to attach one to a commodity product is a far bolder statement. Travis Scott has teamed up with McDonald's to offer his favorite meal to fans for a limited time, according to a statement released from the fast food company. As merch goes, the Travis Scott Meal is imperfect in that it disappears â youâve got nothing to show for it apart from oily skin and a mild gastric hangover. McDonaldâs in the UK has just launched the Triple Cheeseburger though, so itâs not all bad news. The t-shirt was given out to McDonald's Crew members to wear during the time when the Travis Scott burger was available. Thereâs a television commercial, too, in which an action figure version of Scott â speaking in his real(?) A few weeks ago McDonald's came out with a special, limited edition combo meal they called the Cactus Jack.The meal was an instant best-seller, but one not without its share of controversy. We teamed up with Travis â and our newest celebrity partner, J Balvin â because of their love for the McDonald's brand, their widespread appeal, and their loyal following among our younger customers and our crew." During my childhood years, my familyâs kitchen cabinets used to be lousy with the sorts of commemorative glassware youâd get at Burger King or McDonaldâs â a Luke Skywalker here, a Snoopy there. What is the Travis Scott Meal and can you get it in the UK? He is becoming an A.I. Travis Scott treats himself to âseven figureâ Bugatti for his birthday because why not. Earlier this year, the âSicko Modeâ hitmaker announced he had teamed up with McDonaldâs to offer fans his very own meal deal from the fast-food chain. 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