Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan joins TNA Wrestling as Senior Producer
Smashing Pumpkins’ frontman Billy Corgan, a lifelong fan of professional wrestling, has joined the ranks of TNA Wrestling, the second largest professional wrestling league in the world.
Corgan will fill the role of Senior Producer with the company, meaning he is responsible for developing characters, originating storylines and signing new talent to the company.
In a statement, the Smashing Pumpkins singer said: “Saying I’m humbled and honoured by this opportunity to work with TNA, a world-class wrestling organisation, is an understatement and a dream come true.
“What’s great is the entire TNA organisation stands in full support of my music life with the Smashing Pumpkins
“In return, I’m fully committed to using my 30 years of entertainment experience, along with my deep-rooted passion for pro wrestling, to take on the thrilling challenge of contributing to Impact Wrestling, finding and developing new talent and working eye-to-eye with the best of the best.”
Smashing Pumpkins released their most recent album Monuments to an Elegy last December.