As with the first game, Red Dead Redemption 2 has an excellent soundtrack, with some songs that were marked in the minds of the players. Now, Rockstar Games has announced the release of this track in the form of a disc, already in pre-order, and which has the participation of some renowned artists, such as Willie Nelson and Josh Homme, from the band Queens of the Stone Age.
Called The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: Original Soundtrack, the disc was put on pre-sale in virtual stores, such as iTunes, and the purchase already automatically makes available two of her songs: Crash of Worlds, by Rocco DeLuca, and Table Top , by Daniel Lanois. In addition, the two melodies can now be heard through the streaming service Spotify.
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Produced by 11-time Grammy winner Daniel Lanois, all of the songs on the track were created exclusively for the game. Lanois has worked with names like Bob Dylan, Neil Young and Willie Nelson, in addition to collaborating in the production of U2 albums. In The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2, recordings were brought together with the aforementioned Willie Nelson, but also artists such as Rhiannon Giddens and Josh Homme, known for his work as vocalist for bands such as Queens of the Stone Age, Eagles of Death Metal and Them Crooked Vultures.
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The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: Original Soundtrack will be released on July 12th. A second album, with the game’s incidental song, called The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: Original Score, is due to be released in the following months.