Riot Games Shares VALORANT Championship Anthem From Grabbitz and bbno$
Later this month, Riot Games will celebrate the best players of their first-person shooter game with the 2023 VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT). This will bring together gamers from all over the world to compete for the highest honors in the game.
Each year, the Riot Games music department teams up with musicians to create a special anthem dedicated to the competition. For the third time, Grabbitz has been selected to soundtrack the action and this time, he has help from breakout rapper bbno$. Together, they showcase the fast-paced action of the shooter with explosive bass, electrifying vocals and dramatic cyberpunk synths.
Check out the music video for "Ticking Away" below.[embed]https://youtube.com/watch?v=CdZN8PI3MqM[/embed]
In addition to the large-scale video game competition, Riot Games is giving music fans a reason to join in on the festivities. On August 26th Grabbitz and bbno$ will perform "Ticking Away" for its live debut at the VCT Finals Opening Ceremony.
The gaming giant also announced a collaborative event with Brownies & Lemonade that will take place in Downtown Los Angeles three days prior on August 23rd.
In case that wasn't enough music, Riot Games has also acquired a custom DJ truck that will be hosting pop-up parties all across Los Angeles from August 13-23. At the time of writing, the specific artists featuring at these parties have not been shared but organizers have stated that more details are coming soon.
The 2023 VALORANT Champions Tour will take place August 6-26, 2023 at the Shrine Expo Hall and Kia Forum in Los Angeles. You can learn more about the month-long competition and the various pop-up events here.