Hip Hop Flavour For NFS Sounds

EA has released the soundtrack for its Need For Speed Shift game

Electronic Arts has announced the track list that will propel players to the finish line in Need for Speed Shift, and it certainly is an array of hard-core sounds that will had gamers bouncing off the walls.

The soundtrack features Kanye West, The Prodigy, Kasabian, and MSTRKRFT. Each song was hand selected to provide a pounding score that matches the intensity and power of the game.

“Intense music has always fueled the sound of Need For Speed,” said Steve Schnur, Worldwide Executive of Music and Music Marketing at EA. “For Shift, we truly went underground to bring together some of the edgiest new tracks in electronic music, hip-hop and rock from around the world. These artists are the radical equivalents of real outlaw racing. The result is a white-knuckle soundtrack of pure global adrenaline.”

Track listing:

  • Buraka Som Sistema feat. Pongolove: Kalemba (Wegue-Wegue)
  • Chase And Status feat. Plan B: Pieces
  • Deadmau5: Ghosts N Stuff
  • Eagles Of Death Metal: Anything ‘Cept the Truth
  • Fort Knox 5 feat. Asheru: Insight (The Nextmen Remix)
  • Gallows: I Dread The Night
  • In Case Of Fire: This Time We Stand

  • Jamal: Pull Up
  • Kanye West: Paranoid (Part 2)
  • Kasabian: Underdog
  • The King Blues: The Streets Are Ours
    Mala Rodriguez: Te Convierto
  • Mando Diao: Mean Street
  • MSTRKRFT feat. E-40: Click Click

N.A.S.A. feat. Spank Rock, MIA, Santigold and Nick Zinner: Whachadoin?
The Prodigy: Run With The Wolves

  • The Qemists feat Mike Patton: Lost Weekend
  • Regular John: Transmitter
  • Rootbeer: Under Control
  • Shinichi Osawa: Electro 411 (Lies In Disguise Mix)
  • Spoon Harris & Obernik: Baditude
  • TOKIO: Dogonim
  • Twisted Wheel: Oh, What Have You Done?
  • Two Fingers feat. Sway: High Life

Need for Speed Shift is available for the PS3, Xbox 360, PC and PSP.