• The initial NBA 2K22 soundtrack was announced in early August

  • New tunes will be added to the soundtrack weekly via Club 2K

  • Basketball fans wait eagerly for NBA 2K soundtrack information every year


Released across all formats on Friday 10th September 2021, NBA 2K22 has been a huge hit with basketball fans around the world.

Whether you’re massive into NBA betting or simply enjoy the famous Visual Concepts series, NBA 2K22 is the top option for basketball gamers.

One of the main reasons why basketball lovers purchase the new NBA 2K game each year is the soundtrack – and the list of music on NBA 2K22 is on another level.

Here, we look at the NBA 2K22 soundtrack and how it compares to previous years. While the general consensus is that this year’s track list is the best yet, music is of course subjective.

Avid gamers look at NBA predictions and rumours relating to the NBA 2K game ahead of its release but information on the next soundtrack won’t be available for some time.

NBA 2K22 Tracklist

  • 24K Goldn - "Outta Pocket"

  • A.B. Original - "That's Love"

  • Academy - "Lockdown"

  • Aitch - "Safe to Say"

  • Audio Two - "Top Billin'"

  • Badda TD FT. 42 Dugg - "Feel Like A Boss"

  • Bartees Strange - "Flagey God"

  • Beenie Man - "Who Am I"

  • Bishop Nehru FT. MF Doom - "Meathead"

  • BLXST FT. Ty Dolla $ign & Tyga - "Chosen"

  • Boldy James & The Alchemist FT. Freddie Gibbs - "S.N.O.R.T"

  • Brandz - "Roll the Dice"

  • BuddieRoe - "Follow Me"

  • Dababy - "Practice"

  • Danileigh FT. Dababy - "Levi High"

  • Dom Dolla - "Pump the Brakes"

  • Dreamville with EARTHGANG & J. Cole FT. Smino & Saba - "Sacrifices"

  • Dribble2much - "Showtime"

  • E.R.A - "The Come Up"

  • EARTHGANG - "Top Down"

  • Eriq Trilly - "4th Grade (Freestyle)"

  • Freddie Gibbs & The Alchemist - "God is Perfect"

  • Frisco - "Half Full or Half Empty"

  • Gunna FT. Young Thug - "Dollaz on my Head"

  • Higher Brothers - "Empire"

  • IDK & Offset - "Shoot My Shot"

  • Insightful - "Last Time"

  • Jack Harlow - "Tyler Herro"

  • Jay Morris - "Don't Mind Me"

  • Jazmine Sullivan FT. Anderson .Paak - "Price Tags"

  • JJ Doom - "Guv'nor"

  • Jordan Lyles' - "We're Here"

  • Juice WRLD FT. Young Thug - "Bad Boy"

  • Kay Eye - "Out Fuh Blood"

  • Lion Babe FT. Busta Rhymes - "Harder"

  • Little Dragon - "Hold On"

  • Louis Cole - "Weird Part of the Night"

  • Machinedrum FT. A$AP Ferg, Mono/Poly, & Tanerelle - "Star (A$AP Ferg Remix)

  • Medhane - "Na FR"

  • Megan Thee Stallion - "Body"

  • Mello Music Group with Stalley, Joell Ortiz, Namir Blade, & Solemn Brigham - "Black Rock"

  • Metro Boomin FT. Gunna - "Space Cadet"

  • Mick Jenkins FT. EARTHGANG - "The Light"

  • Migos FT. Youngboy Never Broke Again - "Need It"

  • Moe & Zaytoven - "Walkin on Water"

  • Moneybagg Yo - "Time Today"

  • Nas - "Made You Look"

  • Night Lovell - "Alone"

  • Oddisee - "Shoot Your Shot"

  • Pascall FT. Ezro - "No Sheep"

  • People Under The Stairs FT. Camel MC - "Acid Rain Drops"

  • Pi'erre Bourne - "4U"

  • Princess Nokia - "Gemini"

  • Qajim - "Max Volume"

  • Robyn - "Missing U (Weiss Remix Edit)

  • SAINt JHN FT. Future - "Roses (Remix)"

  • Sak Pase FT. Keenan The First - "Wet"

  • Saweetie FT. Doja Cat - "Best Friend"

  • Seers - "Twilight"

  • Skyzoo - "Memory Serves Me"

  • Smino FT. Bari - "Summer Salt"

  • Spotemgottem - "Beat Box"

  • Swayyvo - "Never Lose"

  • The Game FT. MP - "Immortal"

  • The Lamonts - "Starting 5 (2K Remix)

  • Thundercat FT. Ty Dolla $ign & Lil B - "Fair Chance"

  • Travis Scott FT. Young Thug & M.I.A - "Franchise"

  • TRDMRK FT. Guilty Simpson - "Fall in Numbers"

  • Young M.A - "Successful"

  • Yves Tumor - "Gospel For a New Country"

With 70 unique tracks included on the initial NBA 2K22 soundtrack, music lovers from across the globe can enjoy an eclectic music collection while enjoying the latest basketball game.

Furthermore, 2K have also stated their plans to integrate a Beats Pack into the game – creating an opportunity for the NBA 2K22 community to record their own sounds over the beats.

This feature may not appeal to basketball betting tips followers nor will it appeal to casual music fans but there will be many who utilise the Beats Pack.

NBA 2K22 ‘First Fridays’ Explained

To keep the NBA 2K22 soundtrack list fresh, developers announced that they would be implementing a new feature called First Fridays into this year’s game.

Described on the video game’s official website as a new feature where “Every Friday throughout the NBA season, you’ll get new music added to the soundtrack from both up-and-coming artists and world renowned musicians.”

Music NBA 2K22


Sports betting fans, follow weekly NBA 2K22 tracklist information to access the latest hits on the famous basketball video game.

The addition of First Fridays to the 2K franchise offers a unique feature for players to keep the game exciting and offer the chance for budding musicians to get their sounds out there.

Soundtracks are like the LeBron vs Jordan debate. They are an essential piece of the game and NBA 2K22 would lose freshness and an entire new dimension without First Fridays.

New Music Added NBA 2K22

As of October 22nd, NBA 2K added 12 new songs would to the official NBA 2K22 soundtrack - with some of the biggest names in the music industry featuring on the tracklist.

  • “Prada” by 24kGoldn ft. Lil Tecca

  • “MIA” by SSGKobe

  • “Pocket Rocket” by Cochise

  • “family ties” by Baby Keem ft. Kendrick Lamar

  • “STAY” by The Kid LAROI ft. Justin Bieber

  • “Story Time” by Fivio Foreign

  • “THATS WHAT I WANT” by Lil Nas X

  • “Black Hearted” by Polo G

  • “Love Letter” by Scorey

  • “Harmony” by 347aidan

  • “One Punch” by Aries

  • “JUGGERNAUT” by Tyler, the Creator ft. Lil Uzi Vert & Pharrell Williams


*Credit for all of the photos in this article belongs to AP Photo*

 

FIRST PUBLISHED: 26th October 2021

About the Author
By
Alex McMahon Sport

Alex is a sports betting tipster, specialising in Premier League football, the Champions League and horse racing.

He loves placing a weekly accumulator on the football at the weekend and dreams of landing the big winner that will take him back to Las Vegas.

As well as writing sports betting tips for 888sport since 2015, Alex has produced content for several international media companies, such as Goal.com and The SPORTBible.