SOUNDTRACK FOR LIVE-ACTION PROMOTIONAL CONTENT TOM CLANCY’S GHOST RECON WILDLANDS: WAR WITHIN THE CARTEL CREATED BY TIP “T.I.” HARRIS WITH DJ SKEE AND MYGUYMARS IS NOW AVAILABLE
SAN FRANCISCO – March 8, 2017 – Today, Ubisoft announced that the soundtrack inspired by live-action promotional content, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands: War Within the Cartel created by Grammy Award-Winning rapper/entrepreneur/actor Tip “T.I.” Harris, DJ Skee and MyGuyMars, is now available on major streaming platforms. T.I. is also featured in the promotional live-action content, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands: War Within the Cartel playing the role of Marcus, one of the members of the Santa Blanca cartel.
The Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands: War Within the Cartel album for the promotional content features music inspired by Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands and includes Latin American sounds and instruments mixed with some of the biggest artists in hip-hop. Music from the soundtrack is also featured in the Ghost Recon Wildlands TV spot as well as the Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands: War Within the Cartel live-action promotional content. The artwork is created by famed illustrator and designer, Ken Taylor, and features four tracks from an all-star roster:
- “What I Learned From The Dope Game” by T.I.
- “Consuela” by Belly featuring Young Thug and Zack
- “Grindin All My Life” by Nipsey Hussle
- “What Else” by The Game
Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands: War Within the Cartel, live-action promotional content from Ubisoft, is available exclusively on Amazon Prime Video and takes viewers inside the inner workings of the Santa Blanca drug cartel, controlled by the revered yet ruthless leader, El Sueño. In the aftermath of an attack on their compound, the organization’s senior leadership (Head of Security El Muro, Head of Production El Yayo, Head of Trafficking Nidia Flores and Head of Influence El Cardenal) seeks out a traitor within their midst in order to exact deadly retribution. The action-packed story culminates in the events leading up to the beginning of the game as an elite Special Forces unit, the Ghosts, is called in to dismantle the cartel.
Developed by Ubisoft Paris,* Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands is now available for current-gen consoles and PC.
*In collaboration with Ubisoft Annecy, Ubisoft Bucharest, Ubisoft Montpellier, Ubisoft Milan and Ubisoft Reflections.
About Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands
Launched in 2001 with critical acclaim from fans of the Tom Clancy’s world, the Ghost Recon franchise has since convinced 25 million players thanks to breakthrough releases and has become the best-selling Tom Clancy’s brand on the last generation of consoles and PC. Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands brings the franchise to the next level with an episode designed from the ground up for a new generation, featuring a massive and visually stunning open world, playable for the first time online in four-player co-op.
About Legion of Creatives
Legion of Creatives (LOC) is an immersive content studio working with the world’s leading storytellers. Recognized as a market leader in multi-platform narrative programming, LOC’s principals won the first ever Primetime Creative Arts Emmy award for virtual reality storytelling in 2015. The company has brought together some of the best writers, producers, creators and consumer brands in entertainment to launch a global media business that will create, own and distribute premium programming tailor-made for today’s digital and mobile natives. LOC’s business and production model disrupts traditional media’s current approach to producing and distributing alternative content formats through the use of proprietary technology, digital strategy and integrated marketing expertise. Legion of Creatives was founded by former Walt Disney Company Executive and President of K.O. Paper Products Jay Williams; and Digital Guru/Writer/Producer Noam Dromi.
About Tip “T.I.” Harris:
Multi-platinum recording artist Tip “T.I.” Harris has won three Grammy Awards and has sold over 10 million albums in the US alone. On December 23, 2016, he released his politically charged album ‘Us or Else: Letter to the System.’ Tip was motivated to create this project after the series of deaths of unarmed black citizens at the hands of police including Sandra Bland and Philando Castile and our current political climate. As part of the release he released a series of letters to former President Obama, current President Donald Trump and the citizens of the US.
His recent credits include starring in the Emmy-nominated series “Roots,” that premiered on HISTORY as well as “Sleepless Night” opposite Jamie Foxx and Gabrielle Union. He is also an Executive Producer for “The Gary Owen Show” on BET. This year he will guest star in VH1’s “The Breaks’ premiering Feb. 20 and the sixth season of his hit VH1 series ‘‘T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle,’ will air this Spring. His two clothing lines Hustle Gang & Akoo are currently in stores.
About DJ Skee
Scott Keeney, aka DJ Skee, is an entrepreneur, television host, radio personality, producer, author, and philanthropist. Recognized by Billboard & Forbes “30 Under 30” lists, Skee has also won awards including radio DJ of the year and frequently contributes to TechCrunch, Billboard, Re/Code, and more. Skee rose to fame as the first DJ to discover and play superstar artists on the radio including Kendrick Lamar, Justin Bieber, Akon, Lorde, The Game, and Lady Gaga amongst many others. Mark Cuban has called Skee the “Oprah Of Music”. His Skee TV videos have generated over 3 billion impressions and his TV show, Skee TV, is in its fifth season on Fuse. Recently, Skee founded the biggest all original digital radio network in the world, Dash Radio.
Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands, including Assassin’s Creed®, Just Dance®, Tom Clancy’s® video game series, Rayman®, Far Cry® and Watch Dogs®. The teams throughout Ubisoft’s worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, tablets and PCs. For the 2015–16 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of €1,394 million. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.