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Gangnam Coming to Dance Central 2

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Cambridge, MA – November 19th, 2012 – This year’s best motion and dance game gets even better as two hot tracks from Usher and PSY’s global phenomenon “Gangnam Style” will be available as add-on tracks for Dance Central™ 3 in the coming weeks!

Starting tomorrow, November 20th, two tracks from Usher’s latest record, Looking 4 Myself, will be available for download from the Dance Central Music Store or via the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace: “Twisted,” which features Pharrell, and “Euphoria.” The routines, like the Usher tracks that already appear on the Dance Central 3 disc – “Scream” and “OMG” – feature authentic moves and choreography designed by Usher’s choreographer, Aakomon “AJ” Jones!

For a special message from Usher on these exciting releases, check out the video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbgwTIVoAvg&feature=youtu.be

This month Harmonix brings one of this year’s most requested songs to Dance Central 3with PSY’s “Gangnam Style”. On November 27th, dancers will be able to download the routine, which features iconic and unforgettable moves fans will recognize from Psy’s music video and live performances! With over 700 million YouTube views, “Gangnam Style” and its energetic choreography is the perfect fit for Dance Central 3’s authentic choreography and accurate, best-in-class motion detection!

All tracks will be available in the Dance Central 3 in-game Music Store, or from the Xbox LIVE Marketplace for 240 Microsoft Points™ each. “Twisted” and “Euphoria” can be purchased together as part of “Usher Pack 01” for 400 Microsoft Points.

November 20
Usher ft. Pharrell – “Twisted”

  • Choreographer – Aakomon “AJ” Jones

Usher – “Euphoria”

  • Choreographer – Aakomon “AJ” Jones

November 27
PSY – “Gangnam Style”

  • Choreographer – Devin Woolridge

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Iyaz, Kat Deluna, and Nelly Hitting Dance Central 2

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Cambridge, Mass. – June 11th , 2012– Harmonix is keeping things hot as we head into summer with new tracks for Dance Central 2 and the just-announced Dance Central 3, coming this fall, only on Kinect for Xbox 360!

Tomorrow, June 12, sees the release of Iyaz’s “Replay.” Off of Iyaz’s 2010 record of the same name, the single was a success worldwide, certified double platinum and peaking at number two on the Billboard charts!

On June 19th, Nelly’s “Hot in Herre” comes to the Dance Central Music Store. Produced by the powerhouse duo of The Neptunes, “Hot in Herre” was Nelly’s first number one Billboard hit, landing him a Grammy in 2003 for “Best Male Rap Solo Performance”.

Finally, the Kat DeLuna track “Whine Up” featuring Elephant Man, will be available on June 26. The song was a hit for DeLuna, who earned the honor of having the “Latin Dance Club Play Track of the Year” from the Billboard Latin Music Awards in 2007.

All tracks will be available in the Dance Central 2 in-game Music Store, or from the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for 240 MS Points each.

June 12
Iyaz – “Replay”

  • Difficulty – Legit
  • DC Choreographer – Nick DeMoura

June 19
Nelly – “Hot in Herre”

  • Difficulty – Legit
  • DC Choreographer – Kunle Oladehin

June 26
Kat DeLuna ft. Elephant Man – “Whine Up”

  • Difficulty – Legit
  • DC Choreographer – Marcos Aguirre
Dance Central 2 supports over 100 danceable songs, available via on-disc tracks, song importing from the original Dance Central*, and downloadable content from the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. The party never has to stop with downloadable content added every month to keep your body moving on the dance floor!

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Dance Central 2 is rated “T” for Teen (lyrics) by the ESRB. Music downloads are not rated by the ESRB.
For more information on Dance Central 2 and Harmonix Music Systems please visit www.dancecentral.com and www.harmonixmusic.com.
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* An additional fee, Xbox LIVE, storage device and the original Dance Central game are required to import songs from Dance Central.

Spice Girls and More Hitting Dance Central 2 Music Store

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Cambridge, Mass. – May 7th , 2012– May is a huge month for fresh music and routines for Dance Central™ 2 fans, with hot new add-on content coming to the Music Store this month!

All-girl group Spice Girls blew up the charts in the 90s, with danceable tunes and a Girl Power message that helped define a decade of pop music. On May 8 “Spice Up Your Life,” the group’s 1997 single, comes to the Music Store.

On May 15, “Hello Good Morning,” the Diddy-Dirty Money track from 2010’s Last Train to Paris will be available for download. This hip-hop track features rapper T.I. and was hot on the Billboard charts as well as in dance clubs worldwide.

A Tribe Called Quest’s “Scenario,” from 1991’s The Low End Theory, comes to the Music Store on May 22. Considered one of the greatest hip-hop songs of all time, the routine for this influential track features a “Legit” difficulty level.

Finally, on May 29, Flo Rida’s “Low” comes to the Dance Central 2 Music Store. Flo Rida’s 2007 debut single, “Low” is certified six-times platinum and held the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 for a stunning ten consecutive weeks!

All tracks will be available in the Dance Central 2 in-game Music Store, or from the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for 240 MS Points each.

May 8
Spice Girls – “Spice Up Your Life (Stent Radio Mix)”

  • Difficulty – Simple
  • DC Choreographer – Marcos Aguirre

May 15
Diddy-Dirty Money ft. T.I. – “Hello Good Morning”

  • Difficulty – Legit
  • DC Choreographer – Nick DeMoura

May 22
A Tribe Called Quest – “Scenario”

  • Difficulty – Legit
  • DC Choreographer – Devin Woolridge

May 29
Flo Rida – “Low”

  • Difficulty – Moderate
  • DC Choreographer – Chanel Thompson

Dance Central 2 supports over 100 danceable songs, available via on-disc tracks, song importing from the original Dance Central*, and downloadable content from the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. The party never has to stop with downloadable content added every month to keep your body moving on the dance floor!

Busta Rhymes Hits Dance Central 2

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Harmonix has announced that a new track from Busta Rhymes is set to be available today for their dance title, Dance Central 2. Checkout the information below for details!

Press Release

Cambridge, Mass. – January 16th, 2012 – Harmonix is excited to announce that tomorrow, January 17th, Busta Rhymes’ single “Don’t Touch Me (Throw Da Water On ‘Em)” will be available in the Dance Central2 Music Store!

In 2008, Busta Rhymes called a national security alert with his digital single, “Don’t Touch Me (Throw Da Water On ‘Em).” Busta’s trademark rapid-fire delivery combined with a funky sample from 60s soul group The Diplomats’ “I Can Give You Love” make for an amazingly danceable track. This song will be available for 240 Microsoft Points in Dance Central 2’s in-game Music Store, or from the Xbox LIVE® Marketplace.

  • Artist – Busta Rhymes
  • Song – “Don’t Touch Me (Throw Da Water On ‘Em)”
  • Difficulty – Tough
  • DC Choreographer – Devin Woolridge
  • Price – 240 MS Points
  • Release date – January 17th

Dance Central 2 supports over 100 danceable songs, available via on-disc tracks, song importing from the original Dance Central, and downloadable content from the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. The party never has to stop, with downloadable content added weekly to keep your body moving on the dance floor!