KMEL Personalities Spice Up And 1 Streetball Vid
June 5, 2006 at 5:18 PM (PT)
CLEAR CHANNEL Top 40/Rhythmic KMEL morning host CHUY GOMEZ and night jock BIG VON are to be featured in UBISOFT's AND 1 STREETBALL video game. CHUY and BIG VON will intro exclusive music tracks from local artists throughout the game. The game also features DJ voice drops, station logos and IDs.
In a press release, UBISOFT VP/Publishing JAY COHEN commented, "Bringing together the talents of both rap artists and radio DJs from the same regions has never been done before in a video game." COHEN continued saying, "East Coast, West Coast, North and South; no matter where gamers are, we wanted them to experience the local vibe of the cities straight from the AND 1 MIX TAPE TOUR. Introducing hot new music through the voices of radio’s most recognizable personalities makes the experience more true to life and engaging for players.