SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rap superstar and music icon Eminem is giving his fans a glimpse into what he's been up to lately with the release of a new song, titled "Survival". The track, which will be included on Eminem's upcoming album, is featured in Activision's blockbuster "Call of Duty®: Ghosts", the highly-anticipated, all-new entry in the Call of Duty® franchise that's had over 100 million players. An announcement regarding the new album and its first single is expected soon. In the meantime, fans who have been waiting patiently for new Eminem music can hear the song in its entirety beginning at 1:00pm PDT today at Eminem's website, www.eminem.com.
"Survival" premiered earlier today at the world premiere of "Call Of Duty®: Ghosts" in a live, multiplayer event spectacular broadcast worldwide. The song was scored to the debut trailer featuring the first glimpse of the game's wildly popular multiplayer mode. Following that, Eminem made a video appearance sharing with viewers news that a forthcoming video of "Survival", including "Call of Duty®: Ghosts" is in the works.
"Survival" will be featured both in the game, scheduled for release starting November 5th, and the marketing campaign, which will hit media in the fall.
Eminem's upcoming album will be his seventh release for Aftermath Entertainment/Interscope. It follows 2010's Recovery, which sold over 7.2 million copies and spawned the worldwide hits "Not Afraid" and "Love The Way You Lie". Eminem has sold over 80 million albums worldwide.
Published by Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq: ATVI), Call of Duty: Ghosts will release on Xbox 360 game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, PC and Wii U™ on Nov. 5. Call of Duty: Ghosts will also release on the Xbox One, the all-in one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and PlayStation® 4 later this year. Call of Duty: Ghosts is rated M for Mature (Blood, Drug Reference, Intense Violence, Strong Language) by the ESRB. For more information, please visit www.callofduty.com/ghosts, www.facebook.com/CODGhosts, or follow on Twitter @InfinityWard. To access the complete Call of Duty: Ghosts Global Multiplayer Reveal Presented by Xbox, visit CallofDuty/Ghosts.com.
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