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Wheelhouse Leads $15M Investment Round In Collectibles Firm Rally, Will Debut Items On History’s ‘Pawn Stars’

Wheelhouse Leads $15M Investment Round In Collectibles Firm Rally, Will Debut Items On History’s ‘Pawn Stars’
Brent Montgomery’s Wheelhouse, actor John Stamos and former ESPN pair Bill Simmons and Connor Schell are among the investors in a $15M funding round for collectibles company Rally.

Rally is a platform that allows people to buy shares in rare items such as an X-Men comic from 1963, a guitar signed by Slash and a piece of Staples Center signed by Kobe Bryant.

Wheelhouse, which the former Leftfield Entertainment boss launched in 2018 in partnership with Jimmy Kimmel, has led the series B follow-on round with other investors including Kevin Durant’s 35 Ventures, Animal Capital, founded by social media stars Josh Richards, Griffin Johnson and Noah Beck, Stamos, Schell, Simmons, former World Series champion Chase Utley, Sal Iacono, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments and LionTree.

The latest round brings Rally, which calls itself a fractional investment platform in the $370B collectibles market, to over $65M in equity capital raised to date. It
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FaZe Clan Dips Its Toes Into Music With Latest Signing

FaZe Clan Dips Its Toes Into Music With Latest Signing
FaZe Clan’s latest signing marks the esports organization’s first-ever talent pact to exist outside of the gaming space.

FaZe Kaysan will serve as FaZe's first in-house musician and gamer hybrid, the company said. He was welcomed into the fold via a star-studded video announcement featuring the D’Amelio sisters, Addison Rae, Noah Beck, Nikita Dragun, and Larray (see below).

Kaysan is a producer and DJ known for his Grammy-winning work with rapper Future as well as his Call Of Duty streams. In a statement, he said the relationship with FaZe has been in the works for nearly a year. He counts 57,000 followers on Instagram, his most prominent platform.

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‘Side Hustle’ Renewed For Season 2 At Nickelodeon

‘Side Hustle’ Renewed For Season 2 At Nickelodeon
Exclusive: Nickelodeon has renewed buddy comedy Side Hustle for a 20 episode second season. The series returns with new episodes of its debut season beginning Saturday, Sept. 11, at 8 p.m. Et/Pt leading into the season two premiere on Saturday, Oct. 2.

A teaser from the season 2 debut titled “Model Employees” (above) reveals friends Lex (Jules LeBlanc), Presley (Jayden Bartels), and Munchy (Isaiah Crews) have taken a job as models during the town’s fashion week.

Assuming that they were hired to be in the fashion show itself, they soon learn that the job is actually to be toy model builders and not runway models like they thought. Disappointed by the job they were hired to do, the kids must figure out a way to get into the real fashion show.

Deadline previously revealed Noah Beck from AwesomenessTV’s Noah Beck Tries Things will make his acting debut in Side Hustle‘s second season.
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‘Noah Beck Tries Things’ Renewed For Season 2 By AwesomenessTV

‘Noah Beck Tries Things’ Renewed For Season 2 By AwesomenessTV
AwesomenessTV said Tuesday that it has ordered a second season of Noah Beck Tries Things, the reality docuseries fronted by TikTok star Noah Beck. The ViacomCBS-owned label said new episodes will premiere in October on AwesomenessTV’s YouTube channel.

Beck also co-developed and executive produces the series, which debuted as AwesomenessTV’s No. 1 show of 2021. Season 1 followed Beck on the heels of his move to Los Angeles to be a full-time content creator, attempting things like rapping, cooking, and dancing with guests including his girlfriend Dixie D’Amelio.

Season 2 will see him returning to try new activities and professions, with guest appearances including by creators Blake Gray, Bryant Eslava, Curtis Newbill, Markell Washington, Wisdom Kaye, Kelianne Stankus, and Chase Mattson.

Beck is also set to make a guest appearance in Side Hustle, marking his first TV acting role ever.

Noah Beck Tries Things is produced by AwesomenessTV, part of the Nickelodeon
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TikTok’s Just-Launched SiriusXM Station Marks Sonic Extension Of Its ‘For You Page’

TikTok’s Just-Launched SiriusXM Station Marks Sonic Extension Of Its ‘For You Page’
TikTok has officially turned the dial on its round-the-clock SiriusXM radio station.

The venture, announced in May and accessible to SiriusXM subscribers on channel four, has unveiled its roster of hosts, including presenters and TikTok stars Billy, Cat Haley, Hindz, Lamar Dawson, Taylor Cassidy, DJ Habibeats, and DJ Const.

These hosts will headline mixshows -- a radio format that refers to blocks of songs that don’t appear in typical rotation.

TikTok Radio, as the station is called, will also feature guest-hosting gigs by top native TikTokers and music superstars who boast a substantial following on the platform. These figures will host Creator Invasion, including Alex Warren, Ashnikko, Bella Poarch, Dillon Francis, Dixie D’Amelio, Ed Sheeran, Just Stef, Jxdn, Lil Nas X, Loren Gray, Noah Beck, Normani, Spencer X, Tai Verdes, and Walker Hayes.

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TikTok's Noah Beck Addresses Claim He's Using Girlfriend Dixie D'Amelio for Clout

TikTok's Noah Beck Addresses Claim He's Using Girlfriend Dixie D'Amelio for Clout
Using his girlfriend for clout? Not according to Noah Beck.  If you don't know the TikTok star, who has amassed more than 29 million followers on the platform, because of his content, it's likely you've heard of him as the boyfriend of fellow TikTok superstar and Charli D'Amelio's older sister, Dixie D'Amelio.  As fans cling to their digital footprint for updates on their romance, the two have faced accusations that they're faking the relationship for attention. Now, nearly a year since they went public as a couple, Noah is putting any "clout" claims to rest. "I don't want to use Dixie for clout," he told GQ. "I could care less...
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Machine Gun Kelly Heads to Emo Summer Camp in New ‘Love Race’ Video

Machine Gun Kelly Heads to Emo Summer Camp in New ‘Love Race’ Video
Machine Gun Kelly has dropped a wild new video for his recent single “Love Race,” featuring Kellin Quinn of Sleeping With Sirens.

Co-directed by Mgk and Isaac Rentz, the video is set at an emo summer camp — dubbed Emo Pointe — and pays gleeful homage to Eighties teen slasher flicks. Co-starring popular influencers like Alissa Violet, Xowie, and Noah Beck, the clip follows a menacing, masked killer as he offs his victims in increasingly ridiculous ways (e.g., tossing an alligator into someone’s tent and ripping off a counselor’s
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The Marketplace for Getting Celebs to Boost Your TikToks

The Marketplace for Getting Celebs to Boost Your TikToks
Pearpop, the social media marketplace that allows celebrity TikTokers to to charge smaller creators for different types of engagement on the app, has closed a $16 million funding round, the company announced on Thursday. It successfully courted prominent music artists, athletes, and venture capitalists in the process.

The startup brought on a starry group of angel investors, including The Weeknd, The Chainsmokers, Snoop Dogg, Marshmello and his manager Moe Shalizi, Amy Schumer, Kevin Durant and Mark Cuban among several others. Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian’s venture capital firm Seven Seven Six led the round,
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TikTokers-Investors Josh Richards, Griffin Johnson, And Noah Beck Launch Vc Firm ‘Animal Capital’

TikTokers-Investors Josh Richards, Griffin Johnson, And Noah Beck Launch Vc Firm ‘Animal Capital’
TikTok megastars Josh Richards, Griffin Johnson, and Noah Beck have already pursued myriad entrepreneurial and venture capital opportunities while at the height of their social media fame. And now, the trio -- who rose to renown as members of the Sway LA creator collective -- are formalizing these efforts with the launch of a new Vc firm called Animal Capital.

The Gen Z-focused company will focus on investing in pre-seed and series A-stage startups in the consumer, financial technology, health and wellness, and media spaces, it says. In addition to providing funding, scaling, and go-to-market strategies, the guys will be using their massive social reach to promote companies in which they have claimed a stake. The Animal Capital website boasts that the guys count 100 million engaged fans globally.

Richards, Johnson, and Beck will serve as operating partners, and will be joined at Animal by managing partners Marshall Sandman and Michael Gruen,
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TikTok Collective Sway LA To Drop ‘Sway Life’ Reality Series On Facebook Watch, Igtv

TikTok Collective Sway LA To Drop ‘Sway Life’ Reality Series On Facebook Watch, Igtv
Members of the formally-disbanded TikTok collective Sway LA are set to star in a brand new reality series chronicling their lives as social media superstars.

Noah Beck, Kio Cyr, Blake Gray, Bryce Hall, Griffin Johnson, and Josh Richards will headline Sway Life, People reports, chronicling the TikTok house’s friendships, heartbreaks, and online scandals..

The series will be available on Facebook’s family of apps, including Facebook Watch, Instagram’s Igtv, and the Messenger Watch Together feature, which enables co-viewing via video or text. The series is produced by veteran reality TV production company Bunim-Murray and ReKTX, a new division at esports firm RekTGlobal, formed in the wake of its acquisition of Sway's parent company TalentX Entertainment earlier this month.

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Esports Firm ReKTGlobal Acquires Sway LA’s Parent Company TalentX Entertainment

Esports Firm ReKTGlobal Acquires Sway LA’s Parent Company TalentX Entertainment
Gen Z-focused esports firm ReKTGlobl has acquired digital talent management company TalentX Entertainment. A rep for TalentX did not respond to request for comment about the financial terms of the deal. 

TalentX helped cultivate some of biggest stars on TikTok, including creator collective Sway LA, which comprises Gen Z heartthrobs Josh Richards, Griffin Johnson, Bryce Hall, Noah Beck, and Blake Gray. That said, Sway formally disbanded last month. TalentX's founding team consists of CEO Warren Lentz, chief strategy officer Jason Wilhelm, VP of talent Michael Gruen, and Richards. 

ReKTGlobal previously collaborated with TalentX on a joint venture called TalentX Gaming (Txg), which was formed last May. That talent management shop was dedicated to esports and gaming creators, and was led by Wilhelm. Txg also saw the formation of a gamer-focused creator collective dubbed SwayGaming.

Now that TalentX has been fully absorbed, however, TalentX Gaming and TalentX Entertainment will be consolidated
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TrillerTV Launches With Shows Hosted by Jennifer Lopez, D’Amelio Family, Jake Paul, More (Exclusive)

TrillerTV Launches With Shows Hosted by Jennifer Lopez, D’Amelio Family, Jake Paul, More (Exclusive)
Ryan Kavanaugh is returning to linear programming for the small screen via Triller.TV. More than 50 new shows are planned to launch on Triller Live starting Feb. 18. Talent signed on to helm or curate programs include Jennifer Lopez, the D’Amelio family, Jake Paul, DJ Khaled, the famed Hype House, Fat Joe, 2 Chainz, Noah Beck and Perez Hilton, among others.

Kavanaugh created Relativity Real (now renamed Critical Content), home to “Catfish” and “Limitless,” and is currently co-owner of Triller. “The TrillerTV lineup is unlike anything we have seen,” he said. “It’s like the dream network, to be able to see the real lives of today’s favorite influencers, connect with icons like JLo and her lifestyle tips, have a true up-close and personal connection to DJ Khaled, and see the drama unfold of Jake Paul, we really believe we have created the network for today’s audience.”.

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Sway LA Invests In ‘Sillybandz’ Ahead Of Once-Beloved Bracelet Brand’s Relaunch

Sway LA Invests In ‘Sillybandz’ Ahead Of Once-Beloved Bracelet Brand’s Relaunch
Two entities beloved by teens of different eras are joining forces in a new collaboration.

Sway LA, the TikTok creator house comprising Noah Beck, Bryce Hall, Griffin Johnson, Blake Gray, and Josh Richards, have tendered an investment in the beloved collectible toy brand Sillybandz. While the guys have made a slew of individual investments, this marks Sway’s first stake as a group. The size of the investment was undisclosed.

Sillybandz are silicone rubber bracelets that come in packs of 24, and are sold according to different themes, including animals, holidays, and celebrities (thanks to licensing deals with the Kardashians and Justin Bieber). When not being worn as bracelets, Sillybandz revert to their various original shapes. The product was created by the entrepreneur Robert Cloak and rose to popularity in the early 2010s, whereupon they even became traded as collectibles, particularly their rarer iterations.

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