Games and Music

Ariana Grande Coming to Final Fantasy Brave Exvius as Playable Character (January 5, 2017): Ariana Grande will be a playable character in Brave Exvius.

We Are The World of Warcraft Song (July 12, 2013): We Are The World of Warcraft Song was performed on Jimmy Fallon's show with help from Felicia Day and Chris Hardwick

Linkin Park and Danger Close Games Announce Medal of Honor Warfighter Cross-Collaboration (September 11, 2012): Danger Close Games, a division of Electronic Arts, and Linkin Park have announced a cross-collaboration.

Katy Perry Talks About Her Sims 3 Showtime Video Game (March 10, 2012): Katy Perry stars in a new The Sims game, called Sims 3 Showtime Katy Perry Collector's Edition.

Katy Perry Partners With EA's The Sims (January 17, 2012): Katy Perry has partnered with EA's The Sims that include a special expansion pack and Katy singing Last Friday Night in Simlish.

Pomplamoose Covers Angry Birds Theme (May 9, 2011): Pomplamoose cover the Angry Birds theme song.

New Karoakoe Video Game: Disney Sing It: Party Hits (October 16, 2010): Disney Interactive Studios has announced the release of Disney Sing It: Party Hits, the newest karaoke video game in the Disney Sing It franchise.

Ubisoft Releases List of Some of Songs in Michael Jackson Game (August 20, 2010): Ubisoft will release its Michael Jackson video game, Michael Jackson The Experience, this fall.

Activision's Band Hero Game Hits Stores (November 3, 2009): Activisioin's new Band Hero game has hit stores today. The game lets each band have up to four lead singers. There is also a karaoke mode.

Sales for Beatles Rock Band Not Huge (October 22, 2009): When the Beatles Rock Band video game hit stores last month there was high hopes it would boost game sales.

Daft Punk Make Their Video Game Debut in DJ Hero (September 14, 2009): Grammy Award winning DJ's and producing duo, Daft Punk make their video game debut in Activision's DJ Hero.

Beatles Rock Band Hits Stores (September 9, 2009): The Beatles Rock Band video game was released today for the PlayStation 3, Wii and Xbox 360.

Timbaland and Rockstar Launching Beaterator Game This Fall (September 8, 2009): Timbaland has partnered with Rockstar Games for a new musical game called Beaterator that lets people create music.

Taylor Swift Gets Digitized For Band Hero (August 4, 2009): Taylor Swift takes to a virtual stage this November in Band Hero, a new game from Activision.

MTV Acquires Harmonix (November 10, 2006): MTV is entering the music game business.

Jay-Z, Reebok and EA's NBA Live 07 (October 9, 2006): Jay-Z is suddenly a talented basketball player -- at least in the video game world.

Aly and AJ Sing in Simlish (August 18, 2006): Electronic Arts announced that the music from the teen music group Aly & AJ has been translated into Simlish, the native language of the Sims.

Video Games and Symphony Music (August 4, 2006): CBS News has an intersting article about symphony music that is being composed for computer games.

EA to Sell Game Music on iTunes (November 7, 2005): MTV.

50 Cent Game Packed With 50 Cent Songs (November 3, 2005): Rapper 50 Cent has loaded his upcoming video game called 50 Cent Bulletproof with 50 Cent music including some new songs.