“Fight Night Champion” Soundtrack to include The Roots, Chiddy Bang & More!!

EA Sports uses some of Independent Hip Hop’s finest for their latest boxing game…

EA Sports and 2K Sports have been utilizing the Hip Hop community for their games for years now. EA will continue that trend on this years Fight Night Champion.

The game is short on original material, but nonetheless features appearances from The Roots, N*E*R*D, Atmosphere, El-P, Murs, Black Milk and more.

The game comes out on March 1 on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360, it features the new Hollywood-inspired Champion mode where players can start from the bottom and work their way up to the top.

1. “I Need A Dollar” – Aloe Blacc
2. “The Loser Wins” – Atmosphere
3. “Round Of Applause” – Black Milk
4. “Old Ways” – Chiddy Bang
5. “Meanstreak (In 3 Parts)” – El-P
6. “I’m The Best (Funky Fresh In The Flesh)” – Lyrics Born
7. “The Problem Is…” – Murs & 9th Wonder feat. Sick Jacken and Uncle Chucc
8. “I Wanna Jam” – N.E.R.D.
9. “What You Gonna Do” – Plan B
10. “Keep Shining” – Shad
11. “Sinister Kid” – The Black Keys
12. “The Fire” – The Roots
13. “How I Got Over” – The Roots
14. “Make Your Move” – Thunderball feat. Mustafa Akbar
15. “Intro” – Tinie Tempah

Props to DX