MTV a Player in Hip-Hop Games


MTV: Music Television will team up with the Hip-Hop Gaming League.

The two parties will help to promote what they called “the first underground, online V.I.P. video-game league.” The network will promote HHGL via on-air and online programming and across its various platforms.

The inaugural season of the HHGL is being orchestrated by the league's first commissioner and cofounder, Snoop Dogg, MTV said.

The player lineup for the inaugural season includes Paul Wall, Just Blaze, Twista, David Banner, Krayzie Bone of Grammy Award winners Bone-Thugs-n-Harmony, Major League Soccer star Cobi Jones, Murs, Kaine of the Ying Yang Twins, National Basketball Association star Jalen Rose, Fredwreck, BReal of Cypress Hill, Eric V. of the Baka Boyz and Method Man.