Lorde and Kimbra kick it on Fifa soundtrack
Two Kiwi songbirds will feature on one of the biggest videogame soundtracks in the world.
Lorde's hit song Supercut, from her latest album Melodrama, will feature on Fifa 18, while Kimbra is releasing a new song, Top of the World - though its unclear if she wrote the song specifically for the game soundtrack.
According to EA Sports, the Fifa soundtrack is designed as an annual showcase for international artists, and is listened to by millions of gamers world wide.
The game is scheduled for an official launch on September 29 and will feature 41 songs from artists around the world including Australian singer/songwriter Tash Sultana, English rock band Django Django and English indie band The xx.
It's not the first time Kiwi artists have featured on the soundtrack.
The Naked and Famous featured on FIFA 14 with Hearts Like Ours and Gin Wigmore's New Rush featured on the 2016 soundtrack.
FIFA 18 will be released worldwide on Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
Fans can listen to the playlist via Spotify and Apple Music, which will feature special updates and surprises over the next few weeks.
THE FIFA 18 FULL TRACKLISTING:
alt-J - Deadcrush
Avelino - Energy feat. Skepta and Stormzy
Bad Sounds - Wages
Baloji - L'Hiver Indien
BØRNS - Faded Heart
Cut Copy - Standing In The Middle Of The Field (Radio Edit)
Django Django - Tic Tac Toe
IDER - King Ruby
Kimbra - Top Of The World
Kovic - Drown
Lorde - Supercut
Mondo Cozmo - Automatic
Mura Masa - helpline feat. Tom Tripp
ODESZA - La Ciudad
Off Bloom - Falcon Eye
Oliver - Heart Attack feat. De La Soul
Outsider - Miol Mor Mara
Perfume Genius - Slip Away
Phantoms - Throw It In The Fire
Portugal. The Man - Live In The Moment
RAC - Beautiful Game feat. St. Lucia
Residente - Dagombas en Tamale
Rex Orange County - Never Enough
Run The Jewels - Mean Demeanor
Sir Sly - &Run
Slowdive - Star Roving
Sneakbo feat. Giggs - Active
Sofi Tukker - Best Friend feat. NERVO, The Knocks, and Alisa UENO
Superorganism - Something For Your M.I.N.D.
Tash Sultana - Jungle
Témé Tan - Ça Va Pas La Tête?
The Amazons - Stay With Me
The National - The System Only Dreams In Total Darkness
The War On Drugs - Holding On
The xx - Dangerous
Tom Grennan - Found What I've Been Looking For
Toothless - Sisyphus
Vessels - Deflect The Light feat. The Flaming Lips
Washed Out - Get Lost