Def Jam Rapstar Confirms Beastie Boys, Notorious B.I.G., Snoop Dogg and More in Game
NEW YORK and EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ — Today, 4mm Games, Def Jam Interactive and Terminal Reality are excited to reveal the final seven tracks that will be available in Def Jam Rapstar, the first true interactive Hip Hop music game experience coming October 5th to the Xbox 360(TM) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStationÃ‚®3 computer entertainment system and Wii(TM).
The ultimate emcee experience, Def Jam Rapstar is the only music game that focuses exclusively on Hip Hop, you and your social networks. With more than 40 of the greatest Hip Hop songs available at release, from The Beastie Boys “Brass Monkey” to “Big Poppa” by The Notorious B.I.G., Snoop Dogg’s classic “Gin and Juice” and more, Def Jam Rapstar allows YOU to be the star by rhyming, using your console camera, and uploading your video to the fully integrated Def Jam Rapstar community at www.defjamrapstar.com.
Def Jam Rapstar is also pleased to announce that 9th Wonder will be providing exclusive instrumental beats for Def Jam Rapstar’s Freestyle Mode, as well as confirm additional tracks by Cool & Dre and DJ Khalil. Def Jam Rapstar’s Freestyle Mode allows aspiring emcees the chance to deliver their own original rhymes over never before heard tracks by some of today’s hottest producer’s.
New Confirmed Tracks Include
ARTIST TRACK ====== ===== Beastie Boys Brass Monkey Kanye West Stronger Lil' Kim Crush On You Notorious B.I.G. Big Poppa Rob Base It Takes Two Snoop Dogg Gin and Juice ---------- ------------- Soulja Boy Tell'em Turn My Swag On ------------------ ---------------
New Producers Confirmed Include
PRODUCER TRACK ======== ===== 9th Wonder Hand's Up 9th Wonder Jamla Bangladesh Patron Boi-1da Dance Cool & Dre Public Enemy ---------- ------------ DJ Khalil LAX --------- ---
Co-published by Konami Digital Entertainment Inc. and Autumn Games, Def Jam Rapstar will offer a software only version of the game that will retail for $59.99 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStationÃ‚®3 and $49.99 on Wii, as well as a bundled version that will include software and one wired microphone for $69.99 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStationÃ‚®3 and for $59.99 on Wii.
For more information of Def Jam Rapstar please go to www.defjamrapstar.com.
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To download screenshots for the Def Jam Rapstar tracks announced today please visit: http://drop.io/ndxbvzu
Complete Def Jam Rapstar Track List
TRACK ARTIST ===== ====== 2 Pac I Get Around 50 Cent I Get Money A Tribe Called Quest Scenario Beastie Boys Brass Monkey Big Pun Still Not A Player Biz Markie Just A Friend Put Your Hand's Where My Eyes Can Busta Rhymes See Diddy featuring The Notorious B.I.G., Lil' Kim & The LOX It's All About The Benjamins (Remix) DJ Khaled featuring Akon, T.I., Rick Ross, Fat Joe, Baby & Lil' Wayne We Takin' Over DMX Ruff Ryder's Anthem Dr. Dre featuring Snoop Dogg Nuthin' But A "G" Thang Drake Best I Ever Had Fat Joe featuring Terror Squad Lean Back Ice Cube Today Was A Good Day Ja Rule featuring Ashanti Always On Time Jim Jones We Fly High Kanye West Stronger Kanye West featuring Jamie Foxx Gold Digger Lil' Jon Get Low Lil' Kim Crush On You Lil' Wayne A Milli LL Cook J Mama Said Knock You Out Ludacris Stand Up Method Man featuring Mary J. You're All I Need/I'll Be There For Blige You Nas featuring Diddy Hate Me Now Nelly Hot in Herre Notorious B.I.G. Juicy Notorious B.I.G. Big Poppa Onyx Slam Outkast So Fresh, So Clean Pete Rock & CL Smooth They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.) Public Enemy Fight The Power Public Enemy Can't Truss It Redman and Method Man Da Rockwilder Rob Base It Takes Two Run D.M.C. Run's House Salt-N-Pepa Push It Slick Rick Children's Story Snoop Dogg Gin and Juice Soulja Boy Tell'em Turn My Swag On T.I. featuring Rihanna Live Your Life Twista featuring Kanye West and Jamie Foxx Slow Jamz Wu Tang Clan C.R.E.A.M. Young Jeezy featuring Kanye West Put On --------------------------- ------ Yung Joc It's Goin' Down -------- ---------------
Complete Def Jam Rapstar Freestyle Mode Producer List
PRODUCER TRACK ======== ===== 9th Wonder Jamla 9th Wonder The Academy Bangladesh Gutter Bangladesh Patron Boi-1da Dance Cool & Dre Epidemic Cool & Dre Public Enemy Danja Nars DJ Khalil The Good Doctor DJ Khalil LAX DJ Premier Go Back DJ Premier JJ's Beat Just Blaze 8 Bit Just Blaze On The One ---------- ---------- Nitti Beats Hand's Up ----------- ---------
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About Def Jam Interactive
Def Jam Interactive, a division of Def Jam Enterprises, is a leading producer and marketer of interactive software games and a preeminent force in the digital industry. It is committed to delivering high-quality; cutting-edge video game titles to consumers by providing an authentic hip hop experience through gameplay, cultural nuances, strategic partnerships, music, talent, and executive direction. Def Jam Interactive was the first hip-hop brand to successfully partner in the gaming space and to date has produced multiple platinum-selling console titles, including Def Jam Vendetta, Def Jam Fight for NY, and Def Jam Icon. It is the only viable hip hop brand that has trusted consumer loyalty in the gaming space. For more than 20 years, the executive team has successfully extended the Def Jam brand in comedy, poetry, television, apparel, mobile, to name a few. For more information, please visit www.defjaminteractive.com.
About 4mm Games
Headquartered in New York City, 4mm Games is an independent global interactive entertainment company that is forging a new approach to content creation: Constantly Connected Gaming(TM). The company is concentrated on incubating, producing, developing, and releasing a diverse portfolio of culturally relevant entertainment properties that join together multiple platforms including video game consoles, personal computers, mobile devices, and the Internet. For more information, please visit www.4mmgames.com.
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About Autumn Games
Autumn Games is a premier publisher of interactive entertainment focused on partnering with leading creative talent to deliver blockbuster video games and related media. Through long-term partnerships with a number of the most respected game studios in the industry, Autumn’s mission is to support these creative teams in their efforts to make cutting-edge, culturally impactful entertainment. Autumn Games was founded as a joint venture between Communications Equity Associates (“CEA”) and Autumn Entertainment Partners (“AEP”), combining CEA’s 37 year track record in global media and entertainment private equity and merchant banking with AEP’s unparalleled expertise in content finance. For more information, please visit www.autumngames.com.
About Terminal Reality
Terminal Reality, Inc. (TRI) founded by lead programmer/CEO Mark Randel in 1994, is an independent industry veteran. With a focus on quality, technology and tools, TRI has shipped more than 30 titles, with more than 80 SKUs. Using the technology behind the highly acclaimed Ghostbusters: The Video Game, Terminal Reality spawns the next wave in game development: The Infernal Engine.
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