When it comes to music for their games, 2K has brought in some recognisable names to choose their soundtracks. WWE 2K15
was curated by John Cena, while the NBA 2K
franchise has been curated by the likes of Pharrell Williams and DJ Khaled in recent memory. The upcoming instalment in the WWE
series, WWE 2K17
, will also have this outside influence with Sean Combs - better known as Puff Daddy, Puffy, P. Diddy or just Diddy - the one doing the honours this time around.
The soundtrack contains 13 songs spanning a variety of genres from rock to metal to hip-hop, with songs old and new, and P. Diddy himself having a track on the setlist, of course.
Action Bronson & Joey Bada$$ (feat. Rico Love) – "What About The Rest Of Us"
Anderson .Paak – "Come Down"
Andy Black – "We Don’t Have To Dance"
Axwell ? Ingrosso – "This Time"
Black Sabbath – "Paranoid"
Bring Me The Horizon – "Run"
FIDLAR – "Drone"
French Montana (feat. Kojak Black) – "Lockjaw"
iSHi (feat. French Montana, Wale, & Raekwon) – "We Run"
P. Diddy, Black Rob & Mark Curry – "Bad Boy For Life"
Travis Barker & Yelawolf – "Out of Control"
Twenty One Pilots – "Ride"
Yellow Claw (feat. Lil Eddie) – "We Made It"
Diddy also answered a few questions about his choices in a short interview video that was released alongside the announcement.
will launch on Xbox 360 and Xbox One on October 11th.