An album containing the tracks for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
is now available for download on itunes
. The whole kit and kaboodle is price at $9.99 or individual tracks can be purchased for 99 cents a pop. I know there will be a lot of Modern Warfare fans downloading these tracks just so they can use them in their many montage videos. Chances are I won't be downloading the album, because I play the game often enough not to need the sound track playing when I'm not playing the game. Though it would be great to have this music blasting while playing a game of paintball.
CALL OF DUTY®: MODERN WARFARE® 2SOUNDTRACK
Santa Monica, CA – June 1, 2010 – Starting today fans can get their hands on the soundtrack to Infinity Ward’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
featuring the music of legendary, Oscar-winning composer Hans Zimmer. The 17-track score from the mega blockbuster, which has become the biggest entertainment launch in history, includes an original score by Lorne Balfe with the main theme and executive music production by Zimmer.
The Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
soundtrack, which is part of a larger overall digital distribution deal between Activision Publishing, Inc.
(Nasdaq: ATVI) and Fontana, the award-winning independent sales, marketing and distribution division of Universal Music Group, will be the first among many others to be made available online. The entire soundtrack can be purchased for a retail price of $9.99 or $.99 per track.
Hans Zimmer, one of the most respected film composers, has won numerous awards and honors for his scores in such films as Gladiator
, Rain Man
, The Dark Knight
, The Last Samurai
and The Thin Red Line
among others. With over 100 film scores to his credit, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
represents Zimmer’s video game debut.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
is rated “M” (Mature) by the ESRB for Blood, Drug Reference, Intense Violence and Language. For more information, visit www.ModernWarfare2.com
Fontana Distribution, the independent arm of UMGD, provides unparalleled sales and marketing support, as well as back office services, for a diverse roster of labels and their artists. Fontana distributes more than 80 labels including Eagle Rock, Downtown, Vagrant Records, American Gramophone, Kedar Entertainment, Last Gang, Savoy Label Group, ESL, Music World, Delicious Vinyl, Ipecac, Six Degrees, SMC, Upstairs Records, VP Records, and many others. In addition, Fontana distributes select projects from UMG labels worldwide.
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