Jay Z’s Involvement In ‘NBA 2K13’

Highly successful rapper/entrepreneur Jay Z took a professional interest in the NBA when he became part owner of the 40/40 Sports Club and Brooklyn Nets.  That interest has since extended into the game industry with Jay Z himself serving as the executive producer of NBA 2K13.  In addition to that, he has hand picked the soundtrack which includes some of his own music and other hits.  The track listing is as follows:

Artist: Title:
The Hours Ali in the Jungle
Too Short Blow the Whistle (Main)
Eric B. and Rakim I Ain’t No Joke
Phoenix 1901
JAY Z Pump it Up (Freestyle)
Puff Daddy and the Family Victory (feat. Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes)
Daft Punk Around The World (Radio Edit)
Santigold Shove It (feat. Spank Rock)
Kanye West Amazing
JAY Z Run This Town
The Dirty Projectors Stillness is the Move
Nas The World is Yours
Coldplay Viva La Vida
Roy Ayers We Live in Brooklyn, Baby
Justice Stress
JAY Z The Bounce
Kanye West We Major (feat. Nas & Really Doe)
Mobb Deep Shook Ones, Pt. II
Meek Mill Ima Boss – Instrumental
Kanye West
U2
JAY Z
JAY Z
JAY Z
Mercy (feat. Big Sean, Pusha T, and 2 Chainz)
Elevation
On To The Next One
Public Service Announcement
H.A.M. (Instrumental)

 

Jay Z issued the following comments on the topic:

“This has been a unique opportunity to collaborate with 2K Sports and be a part of one of the best sports video games in history.  NBA 2K13 will be the next evolution in sports and basketball culture, and I’m ready to usher in the new era of the franchise”.

NBA 2K13 will be launching on the PS3 and PSP this October, in both its standard form and a limited ‘Dynasty Edition’.

Written by Emrah Rakiposki

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