EAs Need For Speed Most Wanted Soundtrack Pumps Up The Adrenaline

EA’s Need For Speed Most
Wanted Soundtrack Pumps Up The Adrenaline As Gamers Set Out To Become The Most
Notorious Street Racer

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., October 13, 2005 –
Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS) today revealed an in-game soundtrack that will
get gamers’ hearts thumping as they race their way to the top of the Blacklist
to become the most notorious street racer in Need for Speed™ Most Wanted. In
addition to hot tracks from T.I. Presents The P$C, Jamiroquai, and Disturbed,
composer Paul Linford will bring a Hollywood-caliber score to the game. Linford
has composed music for such popular films as Bad Boys II, Gone in Sixty Seconds,
Coach Carter, Enemy of the State and Con Air among other blockbusters.

Unlike most racing games, the score in Need for
Speed Most Wanted is fully interactive. Custom-designed to adapt to the players’
every move, the music highlights the intensity of the chase, telling you when
you’re about to get away… or about to get busted.

“Need for Speed Most Wanted blends an original
score with licensed tracks to deliver a truly customized soundtrack that
perfectly complements the in-game action at every turn,” said Steve Schnur,
Worldwide Executive of Music and Music Marketing at EA.

The complete licensed song list includes:

  • Avenged Sevenfold Blinded In Chains
  • Bullet For My Valentine Hand Of Blood
  • Celldweller feat. Styles Of Beyond
    Shapeshifter
  • Celldweller One Good Reason
  • Dieselboy + Kaos Barrier Break
  • Disturbed Decadence
  • DJ Spooky And Dave Lombardo B-Side Wins
    Again feat. Chuck D
  • Evol Intent, Mayhem & Thinktank Broken
    Sword
  • Hush Fired Up
  • Hyper We Control
  • Ils Feed The Addiction
  • Jamiroquai Feels Just Like It Should (Timo
    Maas Remix)
  • Juvenile Sets Go Up
  • Lupe Fiasco Tilted
  • Mastodon Blood And Thunder
  • Rock I Am Rock
  • Static-X Skinnyman
  • Stratus You Must Follow (Evol Intent
    VIP)
  • Styles Of Beyond Nine Thou (Superstars
    Remix)
  • Suni Clay In A Hood Near You
  • T.I. Presents The P$C Do Ya Thang
  • The Perceptionists Let’s Move
  • The Prodigy You’ll Be Under My Wheels
  • The Roots And BT Tao Of The Machine
    (Scott Humphrey’s Remix)

From the makers of the hit Need for Speed™
Underground series, Need for Speed Most Wanted challenges players to become the
most notorious street racer. Combining illicit street racing and tuner
customization with the intensity of strategic police pursuit, Need for Speed
Most Wanted is sure to be on every gamer’s holiday gift list.

The in-game music soundtrack is a part of the EA™
TRAX music initiative that EA debuted in 2001. The program is dedicated to
bringing gamers the hottest music through EA’s videogames.

For more information about Need for Speed Most
Wanted, please visit the official game site at:
www.needforspeed.ea.com
.