The long wait for the first-ever look of the GTA 6 trailer may have ended with the launch of GTA 6 trailer 1. However, it has also begun the anticipation among fans for the launch of the game, which seems to be more than a year away. Or at least till another trailer of the game is revealed.
Rockstar Games has been creating a stir in the community ever since the initial announcement of its next project. The excitement was elevated to a whole new level with the recent reveal of the new GTA trailer. The trailer has already broken multiple records in just a little over 24 hours. To be precise three records as announced by Guinness World Records.
Meanwhile, till fans get another trailer, one can expect many more rumors, and fan theories about the game. Fans are analyzing the 90-minute-long GTA trailer and drawing theories about the game.
Which song is used in the GTA 6 trailer?
One of the most captivating things about the GTA 6 trailer is the background score used in the video. The song is called “Love Is a Long Road” by Tom Petty. The song was first released in 1989 and was a part of his first solo album Full Moon Fever.
While GTA 6 is breaking records, no doubt, it is also boosting Tom’s three-decade-old masterpiece. A recent report from Spotify suggests that the streams of Love is a Long Road have skyrocketed after it was featured in the GTA 6 trailer. And by skyrocketing, it means increased by a whopping 36,979% compared to this time last week.
The song has recorded more than 11.3 million plays on Spotify and still counting. Undoubtedly it will increase in the coming days. Tom Petty, himself, acknowledged the rise in popularity of his song. He also pointed out how previously his song “Runnin’ Down A Dream” was used in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, and now “Love is a Long Road” in GTA 6.
Fan theories around the “Love is a Long Road” song in the GTA 6 trailer
As mentioned earlier, fans have started dissecting various elements from the trailer and concluding. One such theory has been developing regarding the choice of Tom Petty’s “Love is a Long Road” song in the GTA 6 trailer.
Fans believe the lyrics of the song could define the relationship between the two protagonists Lucia and Jason. They are reportedly said to have a Bonnie and Clyde kind of story of love, crime, and complexity.
Similarly, the lyrics of Petty’s song are likely about the difficulties of trying to hold a relationship with a loved one when things are getting complex.