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.