SingStar Vol. 2 released

By Patrick Garratt, Wednesday, 24 September 2008 13:48 GMT


SingStar Vol. 2’s been released, SCEE’s announced, featuring “an all-new lineup of 30 songs from chart-topping pop artists like Maroon 5, Avril Lavigne, Gwen Stefani, Fergie and Rihanna.”

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SingStar® Pop vol. 2 Brings the Ultimate Pop Star Experience Straight to Your Living Room Exclusively on the PlayStation ®2 System
Company: Sony Computer Entertainment
Date: 24 Sep 2008
Sony Computer Entertainment America announced today the release of SingStar® Pop vol. 2, the follow-up to the top-selling SingStar® Pop, exclusively for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. The latest installment to the multi-million SingStar® franchise features more of PlayStation fans’ favorite songs with an all-new lineup of 30 songs from chart-topping pop artists like Maroon 5, Avril Lavigne, Gwen Stefani, Fergie and Rihanna.

Developed by Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studio’s London Studio, SingStar Pop vol. 2 is available both as a stand-alone disc and packaged with two high-quality USB microphones. As in previous SingStar titles, SingStar Pop vol. 2 provides an interactive social singing experience by incorporating technology that recognizes pitch, tone and rhythm to accurately score players as they perform to the original recordings and real videos from popular artists.

Hours of fun and ideal for entertaining-at-home, SingStar Pop vol. 2 allows players to perform as solo singing icons in single-player mode or share the spotlight with friends in multiplayer modes, including cooperative Duet Mode, one-on-one Battle Mode and the team-based Pass-the-Mic. Players also can easily access any of the song lists from the SingStar PlayStation 2 catalogue with the disc swap feature which allows seamless transition between titles.

SingStar Pop vol. 2 isn’t the only title that SingStar fans have to look forward to this fall as two new additional PlayStation 2 installments will release in October. SingStarâ Country will make its PlayStation 2 debut with a strong line-up of songs from today’s newest and hottest country artists including Kenny Chesney, Gretchen Wilson, Kellie Pickler and many others.
SingStarâ Legends also will take center stage with a mix of celebrated artists including Tina Turner, Marvin Gaye and Nirvana.

In addition, SingStar® for the PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3™) system will be expanding its catalogue in October with SingStar® Vol.2 for the PS3 system featuring a variety of today’s popular artists including Eminem, Radiohead, Paramore, Pink and more.

The independent Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) has rated SingStar Pop vol. 2, SingStar Country, SingStar Legends and SingStar Vol. 2 “T” for Teen. For more information about the ESRB visit

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