EAS FIFA Soccer 09 Soundtrack Scores on International Music Goals

Roster Features 42 Artists From 21 Countries, Debuts From Kasabian and Datarock, Exclusive Track From Tom Jones Remixed By Junkie XL

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--()--Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today unveiled the complete music track listing for EA SPORTS FIFA Soccer 09, in stores world wide this October. In a game already being heralded for its revolutionary gameplay enhancements, the new FIFA Soccer 09 soundtrack features 42 songs from 21 nations across multiple genres to create an unprecedented global music event.

In what has become an annual tradition, FIFA Soccer 09 features a handpicked roster of Platinum acts and soon-to-break artists from around the world that defines the sound of the coming soccer season as it creates new international stars. This years soundtrack includes debut tracks from Italian electro-funk artist Caesar Palace, UK rockers Kasabian, and Artwerk Music Groups international sensation Datarock, as well as exclusives from French hip-hop phenomenon Soprano and a new track by Tom Jones remixed by Junkie XL. The soundtrack is further highlighted by songs from Hot Chip, The Kooks, Foals, The Ting Tings and My Federation (UK); Radiopilot (Germany), Damian Jr. Gong Marley (Jamaica); The Kissaway Trail (Denmark); The Fratellis (Scotland); Gonzales (France); CSS and Curumin (Brazil); Duffy (Wales); Cut Copy and The Veronicas (Australia); and Sam Sparro, The Airbourne Toxic Event, MGMT and The Black Kids (USA).

We have exceeded our annual challenge to create videogames preeminent international soundtrack, said Steve Schnur, Worldwide Executive of Music and Marketing at EA. No other game has been as influential with regards to new music, and FIFA Soccer 09 truly raises the bar worldwide. Were excited that Brazilian fans of Curumin will hear Spains The Pinker Tones and Norways Datarock. Were proud that Canadians who love Chromeo will discover Ladytron from England and Junkie XL from Holland. We want fans throughout France, Mexico and Germany to find that their favorite new song is by Señor Flavio from Argentina, DJ Bitman from Chile or Jupiter One from New York. FIFA Soccer 09 will take music globalization to a whole new level.

The complete in-game soundtrack for FIFA Soccer 09 includes:

Artist   Song   Country   Album
Caesar Palace   1ne   Italy   Dogs from V-Gas
Chromeo   Bonafied Lovin' (Yuksek Remix)   Canada   Fancy Footwork: Deluxe Edition
CSS   Jager Yoga   Brazil   Donkey
Curumin   Magrela   Brazil   Japan Pop Show
Cut Copy   Lights And Music   Australia   In Ghost Colours
Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley   Something For You (One Loaf Of Bread)   Jamaica    
Datarock   True Stories   Norway    
DJ Bitman   Me Gustan   Chile   Latin Bitman
Duffy   Mercy   Wales   Rockferry
Foals   Olympic Airways   England   Antidotes
Gonzales   Working Together (Boys Noize Remix)   France   Soft Power
Hot Chip   Ready For The Floor (Soulwax Remix)   England   Made In The Dark
Jakobinarina   I'm A Villain   Iceland   First Crusade

Junkie XL feat. Electrocute

  Mad Pursuit   Holland   Booming Back At You
Jupiter One   Platform Moon   USA   Jupiter One
Kasabian   Fast Fuse   England    
Ladytron   Runaway   England   Velocifero
Lykke Li   I'm Good I'm Gone   Sweden   Youth Novels
Macaco   Movin'   Spain    
MGMT   Kids   USA   Oracular Spectacular
My Federation   What Gods Are These   England   Don't Wanna Die
Najwajean   Drive Me   Spain   Till It Breaks
Plastilina Mosh   Let U Know   Mexico   All U Need Is Mosh
Radiopilot   Fahrrad   Germany   Fahrrad
Reverend And The Makers   Open Your Window   England   The State Of Things
Sam Sparro   Black & Gold   USA   Sam Sparro
Señor Flavio   Lo Mejor Del Mundo   Argentina   Supersaund 2012
Soprano   Victory   France    
The Airborne Toxic Event   Gasoline   USA   The Airborne Toxic Event
The Black Kids   I'm Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance With You (The Twelves Remix)   USA   I'm Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance With You
The Bloody Beetroots   Butter   Italy    
The Fratellis   Tell Me A Lie   Scotland   Here We Stand
The Heavy   That Kind Of Man   England   Great Vengeance And Furious Fire
The Kissaway Trail   61   Denmark   The Kissaway Trail
The Kooks   Always Where I Need To Be   England   Konk
The Pinker Tones   The Whistling Song   Spain   Wild Animals
The Script   The End Where I Begin   Ireland   The Script
The Ting Tings   Keep Your Head   England   We Started Nothing
The Veronicas   Untouched   Australia   Hook Me Up
The Whip   Muzzle #1   England   X Marks Destination
Tom Jones   Feels Like Music (Junkie XL Remix)   Wales    
Ungdomskulen   Modern Drummer   Norway   Cry-Baby

This year EA SPORTS is changing the way sports games are played online, enabling 20 individuals playing fixed positions to play a single game of FIFA Soccer 09 at the same time. Instead of thinking as an individual player, now the gamer has to think and play as a team in Be A Pro: 10 vs. 10 Online Team Play for the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system.

To learn more about FIFA Soccer 09 visit www.FIFA09.ea.com. For news, exclusive downloads, streaming music clips and more visit www.ea.com/eatrax/.

Developed in Burnaby, B.C., by EA Canada, FIFA Soccer 09 is localized into 18 languages and sold in 37 countries - it is the most popular franchise globally for EA SPORTS. FIFA Soccer 09 will be available for the PLAYSTATION®3, Xbox 360®, Wii, PC, PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system, Nintendo DS, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system and mobile. It is rated E for everyone by ESRB and it has not yet been rated by PEGI.

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Senior Publicist
sfrost@ea.com
Mariam Sughayer, 650-628-7245
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications
msughayer@ea.com

Contacts

Electronic Arts Inc.
Steve Frost, 604-456-5067
Senior Publicist
sfrost@ea.com
Mariam Sughayer, 650-628-7245
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications
msughayer@ea.com