Jay-Z and Eminem have been signed by Activision to be the face of DJ Hero.
Both artists will contribute tracks to the game and lend their names to future downloadable content.
Daft Punk and DJ Shadow have contributed music to the game, with the latter also acting as an consultant to the title’s developers.
Activision also announced a special edition of DJ Hero, endorsed by the performers. The deluxe version comes bundled with “an advanced version of the game’s turntable controller”, as well as a metal carry-case that doubles as a “performance-ready DJ stand”, and CDs containing exclusive music from Eminem and Jay-Z.
DJ Hero will be released for the Wii, PS3, PS2 and PC on October 27.