Atlantic Records and Xbox have announced the official launch of The Green Room, a music and gaming crossover event series presented in partnership with gaming giants VaynerSports and eFuse.
The Green Room premieres Tuesday, July 27, from 6PM- 9PM. ET, exclusively via the official Atlantic Records YouTube channel.
Hosted by Mitch ‘OG Pickle’ Long and Joey Franchize, The Green Room will feature 10 gaming squads competing for a total prize pool of $10,000.
Each team is composed of an Atlantic recording artist, a high profile streamer and a renowned athlete.
One fan, selected in an online sweepstakes, will play on chart-topping rapper Bankrol Hayden’s team and win a pair of tickets to a show on Bankrol Hayden’s upcoming tour. To enter to win and see all other sweepstakes details, click here.
The first installment of The Green Room will see some of Atlantic’s artists joining forces with top streamers and superstar athletes for battle in Call of Duty: Warzone.
Future instalments of the event series will feature an array of fan-favorite games, which will be announced soon.
Among the artists taking part in the debut event are A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Against The Current’s Chrissy Costanza, Childish Major, Bankrol Hayden, Jucee Froot, Surf Curse, Sueco, Bizzy Banks, and MILES, as well as streamers Vikkstar, HusKerrs,Clutch Belk, Destroy, Tommey, Expel, Scope, Demi, BobbyPoff, and athletes including UFC fighters Sean O'Malley, Stipe Miocic, Chris Weidman, and Max Halloway, NBA/WNBA stars Seth Curry, Tre Jones, Cole Anthony, Aerial Powers and NFL player Marquez Valdes-Scantling.
In between rounds, The Green Room will showcase a wide variety of exclusive content including music videos and interviews.
The Green Room viewers will be able to get in on the action via an array of contests and giveaways with prizes including exclusive merch, tickets to upcoming tours, an Xbox Series X, and other gaming equipment.
“When I’m not in the studio, gaming is something that I enjoy. It’s a pleasure to be part of this event,” says multi platinum superstar and Green Room participant A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie.
“Gaming clears my mind,” added chart-topping rapper and fellow Green Room participant, Bankrol Hayden.
“Whenever I’m stressed, going through anything, it helps me relax and get my mind off things. I’m a big fan of Gary V and Vaynersports, and am excited to be a part of this."