Jay-Z & Eminem Will Take Part In A Video Game Based On, “Guitar Hero,” Entitled, “DJ Hero”

The upcoming DJ Hero video game just landed two heavy hitters as MCs: Jay-Z and Eminem.
Both rappers are bringing their music to the newest offshoot of Activision's successful $2 billion Guitar Hero franchise. The game, played with a turntable-shaped controller, is due out this fall for PlayStation 3, PS2, Xbox 360 and Wii (no price or rating yet).

BLOG: Follow the industry in Game Hunters
A limited edition comes with the rappers' exclusive new greatest-hits CDs, possibly including previously unreleased tracks, plus an advanced version of the controller, a DJ stand and metal traveling case. Jay-Z and Eminem will serve as consultants to Activision and the game's developer, FreeStyleGames.

The complete list of tracks the rappers are providing is still being worked out. Jay-Z plans on including Izzo (H.O.V.A.) and Dirt Off Your Shoulder for sure. Also possible: tracks from his in-the-works Blueprint 3 album. "I have a ton of content, I just need the pipeline," he says. "I love the freedom of (DJ Hero). I could wake up tomorrow morning with the idea for a song and call the guys at Activision and start working on getting it out."

Views: 22

Comment

You need to be a member of 718UNLIMITED.COM to add comments!

Join 718UNLIMITED.COM

ARTISTS WE'VE WORKED FOR

TWITTER: @718UNLIMITED

Members

© 2019   Created by bkaezown718.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

counter:
click here