Overmono, Tkay Maidza and Kendrick Lamar feature on EA Sports FC 24 soundtrack

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The soundtrack to the forthcoming game – formerly known as FIFA – also features Mandy, Indiana, Ashnikko, The Last Dinner Party and Central Cee.

The new title – which marks a new chapter for the FIFA franchise, following the conclusion of EA and FIFA’s long-running partnership last year – is slated for release on 29 September, with early access from tomorrow (22 September).

@easportsfc Bringing you the sounds of The World’s Game. Introducing the #EASPORTSFC 24 Soundtrack, featuring 100+ artists representing over 30 nations. #whattoplay #gamingontiktok #FC24 ♬ original sound – EA SPORTS FC

Its accompanying soundtrack features over 100 artists from the worlds of rap, pop, electronic, indie and more, with Yaeji, King Krule, Central Cee, Ashnikko, Overmono, Snakehips with Tkay Maidza, Kendrick Lamar and Baby Keem, Mandy, Indiana, Bianca Oblivion, Jeshi, Obongjayar and more selected. Tweeting about their inclusion, Mandy, Indiana said: “ICYMI we have a song in the new FIFA soundtrack and I don’t know about you but I think that’s fucking hilarious”. The Last Dinner Party also reacted – see both tweets below.

Speaking on the soundtrack in a statement, Steve Schnur, Worldwide Executive and President of Music for Electronic Arts, said: “The premiere of EA SPORTS FC 24 delivers a definitive global soundtrack that builds on innovation and authenticity like never before. We’ve curated a player experience that celebrates diversity and discovery via new music and artists that defies genres, erases borders, creates football culture, and powers football life.”

The full game soundtrack is available to stream online now, check it out now. You can also listen to Mandy, Indiana’s recent Sunday Mix below.