Konami Digital Entertainment today announced that it will take the hit music video game franchise to new two-steppinÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ extremes this March on the PlayStation 2 with the debut of the first and only country music karaoke video game on the market Ã¢â‚¬â€œ CMT Presents: Karaoke Revolution Country. Featuring 35 of the greatest country songs ever recorded as selected by AmericaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s number one country music network, CMT, Karaoke Revolution Country marks the first Karaoke Revolution game designed for a specific music genre.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“We raise the bar with each new addition to the Karaoke Revolution series, providing players with an unparalleled interactive music video game experience,Ã¢â‚¬? said Matt Knoles, Product Manager, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. Ã¢â‚¬Å“We are excited to have CMT as a partner in creating a game that finally meets the needs of the growing country music fan base.Ã¢â‚¬?
For the first time in the Karaoke Revolution franchise history, Konami has extended its brand to offer a product dedicated to a specific music genre. By partnering with CMT, the largest country music television network, Konami will be able to deliver the greatest selection of country music available as well as a look and feel that is relevant to country music fans. CMT is America’s most popular country music network reaching more than 78 million households. Established more than 20 years ago, CMT reaches 84% of US households via basic cable, digital and satellite platforms. As part of the partnership, CMT will feature Karaoke Revolution Country through integrated television and online programming and promotions.