J.Cole becomes first rapper to be cover athlete for NBA2K23 ‘Dreamer ‘ Edition
NBA 2K unveiled the new NBA 2k23 Dreamer Cover Edition with Grammy Award-winning rapper J.Cole. NBA 2k limited edition cover will arrive in November 2022. The multi-platinum hip-hop artist and producer will join other cover athletes like Devin Booker, Michael Jordan, Diana Taurasi, and Sue Bird.
Grammy-winning artist J.Cole will also be the Executive Producer for this year’s soundtrack. He is also set to add his personal touch to the NBA 2k23 tracklist. He is also planning up for his upcoming album release. J.Cole was popular for the hits ‘Power Trip’, ‘No Role Modelz’, and more.
Coming this Fall pic.twitter.com/OgtaMV735f
— NBA 2K (@NBA2K) September 1, 2022
J.Cole said, “NBA 2K has long been a place to discover new musical talent through their game and continues to be a gold standard for showcasing all things basketball culture. It’s been an amazing journey to not only appear on a cover of this year’s game, but to be part of the MyCAREER storyline, and soundtrack and bring the DREAMER brand into NBA 2K. There’s also more to come, so watch out for all things Dreamville and DREAMER brand drops during Seasons and for Bas and Elite in this year’s MyCAREER story.”
NBA 2k23 features
All throughout the game’s history, this 2k23 edition is set to be one of the most distinctive music collections. Internationally-recognized songs from world-class talents will feature their songs on the game. Some of these are “Wants and Needs” by Drake (feat. Lil Baby), “Megan’s Piano” by Megan Thee Stallion, “Nail Tech” by Jack Harlow, and many more.
Best soundtrack to date? J Cole brought the 🔥 pic.twitter.com/68LoNJgvgA
— Ronnie 2K 2K23 (@Ronnie2K) September 1, 2022
Moreover, NBA 2k23 is also honoring the crossover of basketball and music culture. Their new MyCareer on Next Sen will feature the largest and most interactive storyline throughout the franchise’s history. The storyline would start after the NBA Draft. Players will encounter challenges in balancing their performances in the NBA. All this while going through their off-court careers in fashion, music, and business.
Furthermore, the NBA 2k23 Dreamer Cover Edition is only exclusively available on Gamestop. It will be available in the US and Canada only for next-gen console versions of the Xbox Series X, and PS5 on September 9, 2022.