HBO Announces Game of Thrones Inspired Album, ‘For the Throne’

The premiere of the seventh and final season of Game of Thrones is just days away and fans are losing sleep over their favorite characters. If you haven’t heard of or even watched GoT before, you have some major explaining to do. As expected, HBO is going all out for the grand finale, ensuring this season is a memorable one. This past Tuesday, HBO and Columbia Records announced an official Game of Thrones soundtrack is in the making.

The album is named For the Throne (Music Inspired by the HBO Series Game of Thrones), and will feature several notable artists. Don’t let this album confuse you with the amazing work of Ramin Djawadi, the composer who brings Thrones to life. This will mark the first time HBO has partnered with Columbia Records to create a soundtrack, specifically for the series. For the hardcore fans, the album will be available in nine unique covers, each representing the nine house sigils featured in the series.

For the Throne will feature music from the following artists:

ASAP Rocky, Ellie Goulding, Chloe x Halle, The Lumineers, The Weeknd, Jacob Banks, Travis Scott, James Arthur, Joey Bada$$, Lennon Stella, Lil Peep, Maren Morris, Matthew Bellamy, Mumford & Sons, The National, SZA, Rosalia ft. A.Chal, Ty Dolla $ign, X Ambassadors

The album is available for pre-order now HERE, with a worldwide release set for April 26th. Lastly, make sure you don’t miss the highly awaited return of Game of Thrones April 14th at 9 p.m.


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