Pharrell Williams to Produce NBA 2K15 Soundtrack

If you thought Skateboard P was done rolling, then you better get ready. He’s already got 2015 in his sights, 2K15 to be exact. Pharrell Williams will take on the the role of producer for the 2015 iteration of the hit video game series.



Following in the footsteps of prior guest-curators Lebron James(2K14) and Jay Z(2K13), Pharrell will be responsible for the tunes to fuel your athletic prowess when it comes game time. Pharrell is Pharrell though, so you can always expect a unique twist when it’s time for him to get his hands dirty. For the 2015 version of the soundtrack “P” sought out to add a batch of his own brand of diversity:

“I had some people from my staff — they were all girls and women — and we just talked about it,” said Williams, when asked by Billboard how he began brainstorming the musical selections for the game.

“There are girls that play the game and there’s a lot of girls that are around it … so I thought it’d be such an interesting twist to have the girls weigh in on the song list, because they listen to it just as much,” he explained. “I tried to pick an alternative approach, because how do you follow up LeBron and Jay? I gotta take a different route. When we finished looking at the list, it felt right.”

A pretty interesting take for an often male-dominated game. We’re excited to see what the soundtrack has to offer, since Pharrell has noted that Strafe and System Of A Down will be included. We’re all gonna have to wait until later on in the summer for the full soundtrack listing, while the game doesn’t hit shelves until October 7.

Related Articles


Future and Pusha T Perform “Move That Dope” Live on “Jimmy Fallon”


Listen to Pharrell’s NBA 2K15 Soundtrack


Usher ft. Nicki Minaj “She Came To Give It To You” Video


NBA 2K15’s Facial Scan Feature is Terrifying


Overdoz “Last Kiss” (Prod. Pharrell Williams)


OverDoz. “Last Kiss” Video


Latest News

wifisfuneral the listening room Music

New Music From Wifisfuneral, Wiki, Meyhem Lauren and More

The Listening Room (June 27, 2017)
kevin-durant Sports

Kevin Durant Congratulates Russell Westbrook in the Weirdest Way

WTF is YouTube's Community feed feature?
jerome-juv-bauer-prodigy-tribute-art Art

18 Tribute Pieces of Art for Prodigy

All over the streets he done took
Karem/Sanders News

Reporter Calls White House Deputy Press Secretary On Her BS

The war between the press and the Trump administration rages on
kendrick lamar drops new video for "element." Music Video

Kendrick Lamar Hands Out a Proper Fade in “ELEMENT.” Video

Pull up, hop out
squidnice Features

Why Keeping It Real Is A Priority for Squidnice

"If I’m broke, I’m broke. I speak the truth. I just make it sound good.”
GOP News

LOL At These Honky-Tonk Republicans Who Can’t Repeal Obamacare

Long Live Obama
Lansing News

Cop Caught Threatening to Kill a Black Teen

A 15-year-old in Illinois is the latest whose life is put in jeopardy
sizzla-drawing Music

Murda She Wrote: Sizzla, Gaza Slim, Alkaline, Vershon

The best real dancehall music out now
public enemy, black and white News

A New Public Enemy Album Is About to Drop

Believe the hype, it's official.
james harden risks it all for nicki minaj at nba awards Sports

Russ Won MVP, but James Harden Won the Night

You don't get the trophy unless you risk it all
twitter-fail-blogs News

WTF is Happening to Hip Hop Twitter Right Now?!

The Fail Whale is back with a vengeance

PREMIERE: BigBabyGucci Balls Out of Control On “Chris Paul”

Designer shopping and balling on them lames
big-baller-brand Hot Takes

LaMelo Ball Uses “Racial Slur” on Monday Night RAW—Just Like Vince McMahon

"Keep it up, my n****"
drake-stephcurry Sports

Drake Sends Steph Curry to the Sunken Place in ‘Get Out’ Parody

And roasts the entire NBA too
Daupe!, Tha God Fahim News

Do Tha God Fahim And Daupe! Media Have Beef?

The brand gets bitten by the culture vulture title