June 13, 2024

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Fortnite, Epic Video games’ wildly standard battle royale, has been a platform for music streaming for fairly a while now. Lately, it even launched its personal built-in rhythm recreation, Fortnite Pageant, which has been headlined by icons like Girl Gaga, The Weeknd, and most lately, Billie Eilish.

However what’s much more spectacular is the sheer quantity of authentic music Epic Video games has created for Fortnite, and the way that music spans dozens of genres, from Okay-pop to nation to grime. The foyer music, because it’s extra generally identified, is commonly made up of instrumental scores which are season or character-specific, however there’s additionally a prolonged observe listing of songs that sound like they belong in your native pop radio station.

Curiously, solely a few of these songs may be traced again to a real-life artist, which begs the query: how is Epic making all of this music? (Keep tuned, we’re investigating.)

We requested Epic to ship us an inventory of Fortnite’s authentic music, then went by and manually eradicated any tune that was extra rating than radio single, leaving a whopping 50 songs. Then, we ranked them from worst to finest. Click on by to see how they measure up.