Rappers Rahul Karn aka Shloka and MC Maalik have curated a game rap song featuring the best entrants from the second edition of the ESports Premier League (ESPL).
The song titled “Stop at Nothing” depicts the courage and determination of the participants competing in the tournament.
The song also features star influencers and popular personalities from the BGMI community like Yogesh Yadav (Roxx). Roxx is a former PUBG Mobile Premier League South Asia Champion and he currently plays for the Celtz Esports team. Other names to feature in the song include Gopal Sarda (Hastar BTC) and Sambhav Khatang (iMazik), renowned game content creators, BGMI professionals and members of Hyderabad Hydras team, the very first ESPL franchise team from Hyderabad. The song also features Jasper (Ace Black), Arun (Maxy), Bharatwaji (CarryOP) and Prasanth C (Striker).
Speaking about the importance of this rap song, ESPL Director Vishwalok Nath said: “The song will definitely add some adrenaline to the gaming community, as hip-hop has always blended well with gaming. Hip-hop and gaming share a seamless energy and rhythm. The song also features some of the most talented players in Esports and will surely help showcase the rise of this tournament. Working with artist Shloka and all the other content creators has been a delightful experience and this rap song will surely create the right buzz just before the ESPL LAN final.
Shloka rose to prominence as a runner-up of India’s first reality show in a popular TV show called “MTV Hustle”. MTV Hustle is India’s first rap reality show judged by popular singers like Raftaar, Nucleya and Raja Kumari. Shloka was among the top five talents at the end of season 1 of the show.
The rapping duo used various gaming analogies in the hip-hop video, which aims to create buzz and excitement for the League as they approach the grand final. The music producer of this song is GJ Storm.
The tournament is currently in the second phase of invitational qualifying which will end on July 27. The remaining 8 finalists will emerge from this round and join the other 8 teams to compete in the ESPL Season 2 LAN Finals.
Recently, ESports Premier League (ESPL) extended its association with youth icon and famous Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff as the face of India’s first ever franchise-based esports league for the second consecutive year. .
India Today Gaming has also onboarded global smartphone brand, TECNO Mobile, as the presenting sponsor of the tournament. The smartphone maker is committed to supporting and helping aspiring esports gamers with its gaming-focused smartphones like the latest, Tecno Pova 3.
Esports fans can also watch BGMI action live on India’s leading streaming platform, LOCO, ESPL’s exclusive Season 2 digital streaming partner. The tournament organizer has also signed Ishq FM as the exclusive radio partner for the current tournament.