July 27, 2009

EA Announces Fall Music Line Up for Sports Franchises

All-New Editions of Madden NFL, FIFA, NHL and NBA LIVESpotlight Music from International Superstars and Breakthrough Artists

LOS ANGELES, Jul 27, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today unveiled the full soundtracks for Madden NFL 10,FIFA 10, NHL(R)10 and NBA LIVE 10. This first-ever quadruple announcement represents the sounds of this fall's four sports franchises and affirms EA's standing as the leaders in worldwide videogame music and marketing.

"Each EA SPORTS game is unique to every gamer that picks up the controller, we wanted to make sure the music matched each of those unique experiences," said Steve Schnur, Electronic Arts' Worldwide Executive for Music and Marketing. "With the big songs and huge bands in Madden NFL, bringing back the Soul of the Game to NBA LIVE, tapping into the hard hitting metal tracks of NHL and the international flavor of FIFA, this year's EA SPORTS soundtrack line up aligns with each of the game's unique styles."

MADDEN NFL 10

Since 2001, the annual Madden NFL soundtrack has become music's most essential launching pad for such artists as Avenged Sevenfold, Franz Ferdinand, Lupe Fiasco and Fallout Boy. This year, Madden NFL 10 makes the ultimate surprise play with a front-line of classics that includes Black Sabbath, 2Pac, Iron Maiden, Kid Rock, Nirvana, Public Enemy, System Of A Down and Rage Against The Machine; tracks by breakout bands Airbourne, Mastodon, and Killswitch Engage; and an exclusive new song by Cypress Hill.

The complete in-game soundtrack for Madden NFL 10:

ARTISTSONG
2PacCan't C Me
AirbourneHeads Are Gonna Roll
Alice In ChainsThem Bones
B.o.BCreated A Monster
Bang CamaroRevolution
Beastie BoysSabotage
Black SabbathParanoid
Cypress HillGet 'Em Up
HelmetUnsung
Iron MaidenAces High
Judas PriestPainkiller
Kid RockI Am The Bullgod
Killswitch EngageReckoning
KornBlind
MastodonDivinations
Nas feat. Puff DaddyHate Me Now
NirvanaBreed
PanteraWalk
Public EnemyShut Em Down
Rage Against The MachineGuerrilla Radio
Set Your GoalsGaia Bleeds (Make Way for Man)
SlipknotDuality
System Of A DownSugar
The Vanity PlanBefore I Die
Young Dre The TruthCheah Beah

NBA LIVE 10

Long recognized as the premiere showcase for diverse and innovative new music, NBA LIVE 10 features more than 80% exclusive tracks, including reinvented classics from Afrika Bambaataa, Dead Prez and Snoop Dogg, along with ground-breaking collaborations by indie-rockers Matt & Kim with the legendary De La Soul, and newcomers Mickey Factz & B.o.B. The soundtrack also spotlights never-before-heard songs from Beastie Boys and Wyclef Jean.

The complete in-game soundtrack for NBA LIVE 10:

ARTISTSONG
88 Keys feat. Colin MunroeWake Up Call
Afrika Bambaataa feat. Why G, Mickey Factz &The Fort Knox FiveZulu! (We Don't Stop Yawl)
B.o.B.Champion
Beastie BoysPop Your Balloon
David Banner & GQS.P.I.T.
De La SoulLa La La
Dead PrezStill Bigga Than
Embassy Music BoardOvertime
Grand PubaGet It
LazaCrank It Up
Matt & Kim feat. De La SoulDaylight (Troublemaker Remix)
Matt & KimDaylight
Mick Boogie feat. Kidz In The Hall, Donnis & DaytonaClass Of Our Own
Mickey Factz & B.o.B.Mind Got Blown
Mos Def feat. Talib KweliHistory
Murs feat. Kurupt & Jay RockWe Ballin'
Pete RockWhen I Need It
Reflection EternalGet Lite
Rye Rye feat. Busy SignalGet Like This
Snoop DoggLodi Dodi (LIVE 10)
Wale feat. Jazmine SullivanWorld Tour
Wyclef Jean feat. Haitian FreshBallin'
Xzibit feat. BJ The Chicago Kid & Poo BearFanatic
Young Dre The Truth & 2Pac feat. BJ The Chicago KidAll Eyez On Me (The Truth)
Zion IGo Hard

NHL 10

NHL 10 boasts a crunching line-up of metal, indie-punk and rapcore tracks from both legendary platinum bands - including Megadeth, Scorpions, Green Day and Rancid - and breakthrough new acts such as Cancer Bats and Metalkpretty.

The complete in-game soundtrack for NHL 10:

ARTISTSONG
AlexisonfireYoung Cardinals
Cancer BatsDeathsmarch
CKYHellions On Parade
Disco EnsembleGolden Years
DrangonforceHeroes Of Our Time
Eagles Of Death MetalAnything 'Cept The Truth
Earl GreyhoundOye Vaya
Green DayKnow Your Enemy
MegadethPeace Sells
MetalkprettyWake Up! Wake Up!
Ministry & Co-ConspiratorsKeys To The City (Chicago Blackhawks Theme Song)
MxPxKids In America
NickelbackBurn It To The Ground
Papa RoachInto The Light
PriestessRaccoon Eyes
RancidThe Bravest Kids
ScorpionsRock You Like A Hurricane
Thousand Foot KrutchFire It Up

FIFA 10

For the latest edition of the most influential global soundtrack in the world today, EA SPORTS FIFA 10 brings together genre-spanning tracks from 39 different artists representing more than 25 nations, including England, Spain, Germany, Sweden, Mexico, Brazil, Norway, New Zealand, Israel, USA and Nigeria.

The complete in-game soundtrack for FIFA 10:

ARTISTSONGCOUNTRY
Adiam DymottMiss You Sweden
AfrobotsFavela Rock Brazil
Alex MetricHead Straight England
AulettaMeine Stadt Germany
Balkan Beat Box feat. Tomer Yosef and SazRamallah-Tel Aviv Israel
BLK JKSLakeside South Africa
Bomba EstéreoFuego Mexico
The BPA feat. Ashley BeedleShould I Stay Or Should I Blow England
Buraka Som Sistema feat. PongoloveKalemba (Wegue - Wegue) Portugal
CasioKidsFot I Hose Norway
Children CollideSkeleton Dance Australia
Crookers feat. The Very Best, Two Fingers & Marina GasolinaBirthday Bash Italy
Cut Off Your HandsHappy As Can Be New Zealand
DananananaykroydBlack Wax Scotland
DatarockGive It Up Norway
Fabri FibraDonna Famosa Italy
Fidel NadalInternational Love Argentina
Los Fabulosos CadillacsLa Luz Del Ritmo Argentina
MacacoHacen Falta Dos Spain
Major LazerHold The Line USA
Marcio LocalSoul Do Samba Brazil
Matt & KimDaylight (Troublemaker Remix feat. De La Soul) USA
MetricGold Guns Girls Canada
Mexican Institute Of SoundAlocatel Mexico
NnekaKangpe Nigeria
Passion PitMoth's Wings USA
Peter Bjorn And JohnNothing To Worry About Sweden
Pint Shot RiotNot Thinking Straight England
Playing For ChangeWar / No More Trouble WORLD
Rocky DawuniDownload The Revolution Ghana
RöyksoppIt's What I Want Norway
SoshyDorothy France
The Answering MachineIt's Over! It's Over! It's Over! England
The Enemy UKBe Somebody England
The Temper TrapScience of Fear Australia
Tommy SparksShe's Got Me Dancing England
The Whitest Boy Alive1517 Germany
Wyclef JeanMVP Kompa Haiti
Zap MamaVibrations Belgium

For more information and previews of EA SPORTS franchise soundtracks, please visit http://www.ea.com/music.

EA SPORTS(TM) is the leading interactive sports software brand in the world, with top-selling titles and franchises including Madden NFL Football, FIFA Soccer, NHL(R) hockey, NBA LIVE basketball, NCAA(R) Football and Tiger Woods PGA TOUR(R).

About Electronic Arts

Electronic Arts Inc. (EA), headquartered in Redwood City, California, is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. Founded in 1982, the Company develops, publishes, and distributes interactive software worldwide for video game systems, personal computers, wireless devices and the Internet. Electronic Arts markets its products under four brand names: EA SPORTSTM, EATM, EA MobileTM and POGOTM. In fiscal 2009, EA posted GAAP net revenue of $4.2 billion and had 31 titles that sold more than one million copies. EA's homepage and online game site is www.ea.com. More information about EA's products and full text of press releases can be found on the Internet at http://info.ea.com.

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