- EA Sports announced the soundtrack for the forthcoming release of NBA Live 08, boasting 19 tracks that span both eras (with recent singles like "The Way I Are" and old-school artists, such as DJ Jazzy Jeff and KRS-One) and genres (from hip-hop to rock and reggae).
"When it comes to defining new music for the coming year, the NBA Live soundtrack is the music industry's top playmaker," said Steve Schnur, worldwide executive of music and marketing at Electronic Arts. "The goal remains to further define the global cultural phenomenon of music -- and help shape its future -- via one of the hottest sports videogame franchises in the world today. The NBA Live soundtrack is now officially a dynasty."
Who knew? Apparently videogame soundtracks can boast dynastic qualities. The full track listing can be found below:
Aasim - Customer
Cool Kids - 88
Datarock - Fa-Fa-Fa
The Dey - Get the Feeling
DJ Jazzy Jeff ft. CL Smooth - All I Know
DJ Vadim ft. Emo and Syrus - Fear Feats
Dub Pistols ft. Terry Hall - Running From the Thoughts
Eve - Tambourine
The Hives - Well Alright
Kid Beyond - Mothership
KRS-One & Marley Marl - Hip Hop Lives
LCD Soundsystem - Us v Them