Jay-Z Becomes Executive Producer Of NBA 2K13 Video Game

Rapper and entrepreneur Jay-Z has been hired as the NBA 2K13 video game.  Jay-Z has experience with basketball because he is a minority owner of the Brooklyn Nets.  “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,” said Sean “Jay-Z” Carter. “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.”  Jay-Z is providing input on the game’s menu and other visual representations.  The soundtrack of the game will include Puff Daddy, Daft Punk, U2, Coldplay, Phoenix, Nas, Kanye West, and Jay-Z himself.

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at
Leave a Comment