Modern Warfare 2 Soundtrack In The Works

Oscar-Winning Composer Hans Zimmer Announces Soundtrack on Facebook Page

January 5, 2010 – Hans Zimmer, the Oscar-winning composer whose music has graced epic films the likes of Gladiator and The Rock has announced that a Modern Warfare 2 soundtrack is in the works.

Zimmer composed the original music for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, which was 2009’s top-selling game. The statement on his Facebook fan page said, “Last month, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 – featuring a score by Hans – shattered video game release records, grossing over $300 million in just the first few days. A soundtrack album is in the works!”

No other details have been announced for now, but we’ll keep you updated as more information becomes available.

Modern Warfare 2 was highly acclaimed for its sweeping, action-packed single player storyline and vibrant multiplayer community. The game followed a U.S. attempt to infiltrate a Russian terrorist network with disastrous results. It has sold millions of copies and shattered entertainment records as the largest entertainment opening in history. It claimed our 2009 Shooter of the Year Award, and numerous other awards across the industry as well.

Source: Facebook – Hans Zimmer

Zimmer, the composer behind Gladiator and other Hollywood films, made the music for Modern Warfare 2 and will be releasing a soundtrack soon.