What song is in the GTA 6 trailer? All soundtracks so far

Exploring the vibrant background score of GTA 6 trailer along with what fans know about the soundtrack so far


What song is in the GTA 6 trailer? All soundtracks so far

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Rockstar Games recently released the much-awaited GTA 6 trailer on December 5th, 2023. The trailer has received massive praise from fans and critics alike. Many have appreciated the game’s stellar graphics, the vast variety of GTA 6 vehicles, a focus on a female protagonist for the first time, and the massive & detailed Vice City map.

The incredible song that plays throughout the trailer holds the entire trailer together. The track wonderfully fits the trailer as a whole. It perfectly encapsulates Vice City and gets players in the right mood for a complete experience. Rockstar Games‘ focus on sound design has worked out well for them. The entire soundtrack for GTA V is stellar and fits the game perfectly.

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Everything from the mellow music playing on the radio while you drive down the San Andreas highway to the fast-paced music that plays during thrilling heists in the campaign is incredibly well done. Fans expect the GTA 6 soundtrack to be no different.

GTA 6 Trailer Song and Soundtrack

The song that plays throughout the GTA 6 trailer is Love is a Long Road by Tom Petty. Tom Petty is a popular American singer, well-known for leading the band ‘Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’. Love is a Long Road was released on his debut solo album, Full Moon Fever, first released in 1989.

GTA 6 Trailer
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Tom Petty unfortunately passed away in late 2017. The artist had a history of working with Rockstar Studios, contributing the song “Runnin’ Down a Dream” to Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. Rockstar Games paid tribute to the great rockstar by using the first song from his debut album in the GTA 6 trailer.

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Rumours were circulating the internet that Genesis – That’s All (Mandalus Remix) would be the song featured in the GTA 6 trailer. However, this was a part of many leaks that were either false or changed at the last moment. So far, Love is a Long Road is the only official song on GTA 6’s soundtrack. There are rumours of other songs that could be featured but might turn out false, similar to the earlier rumour about That’s All.

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