Hitman: Contracts Official soundtrack announced
Jesper Kyd's score gets worldwide retail release.
Tuesday, June 1, 2004
(Posted: Tuesday, June 1, 2004, 2:52PM GMT)
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- Jesper Kyd, the composer of the soundtrack for the Hitman series, today announced ha has partnered with Nile Rodgers' Sumthing Else Musicworks record label and Sumthing Distribution to market and distribute the original soundtrack for Eidos and IO Interactive's Hitman: Contracts. The soundtrack is now available at music retailers.
"Jesper Kyd's score is a remarkable fusion of contemporary, dark electronica and provocative atmospherics," said Andy Uterano, President of Sumthing Distribution. "The music perfectly captures the essence of the character Agent 47 and his latest conquests in Hitman: Contracts. This is a very exciting release for the Sumthing label."
Kyd recently performed music tracks from Hitman: Contracts during the game's launch party in Europe. He is currently scoring major titles for Eidos, Konami and Take 2 and has recorded live symphony sessions in Budapest and Paris where he recorded with a 90-piece orchestra and 60-piece choir for an unannounced project.
Audio samples of Jesper Kyd's music from Hitman: Contracts now available at www.hitmancontracts.com
Stay tuned on Ps2Fantasy.com for our review of Hitman: Contracts.