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An interesting album arrangement given the 1994 album arranged the tracks into suites and it seems that's not happening here (and we all know how much hans loves his suites). Seems like it's going to hit every major note that the previous Legacy set does and then some.Does this mean that He Lives In You and Mbube are not new recordings, or at least not entirely new recordings?do you have Informations about a limited edition ?<br>(like BR2049, interstellar,...)it's a complete new recording1.      “Circle of Life”/“Nants’ Ingonyama” – Performed by Lindiwe Mkhize; African vocals performed by Lebo M; written and composed by Elton John and Tim Rice; “Nants’ Ingonyama” written by Lebohang Morake and Hans Zimmer; produced by Hans Zimmer; vocals produced by Stephen Lipson<br><br>2.      “Life’s Not Fair” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>3.      “Rafiki’s Fireflies” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>4.      “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King” – Performed by JD McCrary, Shahadi Wright Joseph and John Oliver; written by Elton John and Tim Rice; produced by Pharrell Williams; co-produced by Stephen Lipson<br><br>5.      “Elephant Graveyard” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>6.      “Be Prepared” (2019 Version) – Performed by Chiwetel Ejiofor; written by Elton John and Tim Rice; produced by Hans Zimmer and David Fleming<br><br>7.      “Stampede” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>8.      “Scar Takes the Throne” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>9.      “Hakuna Matata” – Performed by Billy Eichner, Seth Rogen, JD McCrary and Donald Glover; written by Elton John and Tim Rice; produced by Pharrell Williams; co-produced by Stephen Lipson<br><br>10.  “Simba is Alive!” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>11.  “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” – Performed by Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen; written by Luigi Creatore, Hugo Peretti, George David Weiss and Solomon Linda; produced by Pharrell Williams<br><br>12.  “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” – Performed by Beyoncé, Donald Glover, Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen; written by Elton John and Tim Rice; produced by Pharrell Williams; co-produced by Stephen Lipson<br><br>13.  “Reflections of Mufasa” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>14.  TBA<br><br>15.  “Battle for Pride Rock” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>16.  “Remember” – Hans Zimmer<br><br>17.  “Never Too Late” – Performed by Elton John; African vocal and choir arrangements created and produced by Lebo M; written by Elton John and Tim Rice; produced by Greg Kurstin; additional production by Elton John and Matt Still<br><br>18.  “He Lives in You” – Performed by Lebo M; written by Mark Mancina, Jay Rifkin and Lebohang Morake; produced by Lebo M and Mark Mancina<br><br>19.  “Mbube” – Performed by Lebo M; African vocal and choir arrangements created and produced by Lebo M; written by Solomon Linda; produced by Pharrell Williams
The movie is like 30 minutes longer than the original so I don't think it can be the same all the way through.Hybrid did Hans do everything the same? or is there any difference in this score? Yes or no :DProbably not.Hybrid, I counted only 9 tracks from Zimmer. Is this the complete score or will there be a separate album with more music?Incredible work !, I admire you Hans Zimmer !.<br>Jaime Altozano (Youtuber music), he had a talk with you, and talked about interstellar music. I meet you more, thanks to his videos :)
The most colorful score by Ramin! I dig it!This is not a best soundtrack of Hans, but the theme "Gap" and the first two minutes for me are very good, no good....excellent.no :(Michael, that's my impression with some Zimmer scores: he composes a suite with the themes, hands the rest to his collaborators and supervise the work. But at the end the cue sheets will give us the information.Lorne did the great majority of the onscreen cues. Hans spent most of his time on this score writing the Moriarty Suite (which is longer than on album and has a few versions).
Is it possible to get full credit list for this score? I'll love to know which tracks Lorne worked in.Why soundtrack albums are made? Because most of the times a well edited album is a much better listening experience than the music as heard in the film, complete and chronological. At least  9 out of 10 cases I prefer to listen a well edited album. There are very few cases when a complete album is needed, in my opinion. The other thing is: I only have about 40-60 minutes patience for an album listen.<br>In Hans' case it's different sometimes because I really enjoy his suites and experiments.@iamtommie44<br><br>may i compare with mainstream music for a minute here. albums are important because putting one together is an art form on its own. the best albums are often not the ones with only the good tracks. but of course there are also those you buy because of track #2 or #3<br><br>in hiphop for example, mixtapes are a big thing. they seem like a freer album form. a way for artists to test new ideas and project directions. based on the response, those ideas would show up in albums. it's a nice way of testing things (or us lol) since our taste, especially in music, changes often. sometimes these artists want to see what works and what doesn't. i wouldn't mind buying experimental stuff from my favorite composers to be honest.<br><br>but anyways, dundirk is a very good album if you ask me. it's one of those that i can listen to in a loop and not get tired of. the tracks carry you along the journey. and by the time you reach the end of the last track, it loops right back into the first one...I have higher hopes for that than his normal work, he seems to do better work when not scoring big blockbuster action. (see The Mountain Between Us, one of his best scores)Such an incredible theme! Thank you Hans. When will it be available to buy?
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Hans ZimmerLorne BalfeAndrew KawczynskiPeter G. Adams
Composer : Main ThemeComposerAdditional MusicAdditional Music
Skylanders - Spyro's Adventure (VG)
Label: Activision (Digital Download Only)
Length: 32'16
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  1. Skylanders Main Theme (Instrumental) (2:13)
    Hans Zimmer
  2. Shattered Island (2:21)
    Lorne Balfe, Peter G. Adams
  3. Perilous Pastures (2:17)
    Lorne Balfe, Peter G. Adams
  4. Sky Schooner Docks (2:31)
  5. Crystal Eye Castle (2:21)
    Lorne Balfe, Peter G. Adams
  6. Stonetown (2:24)
  7. Exploring The Ruins (2:42)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe, Andrew Kawczynski
  8. Treetop Terrace (1:49)
    Lorne Balfe, Andrew Kawczynski
  9. Crawling Crypt (2:16)
  10. Lava Lakes Railway (1:56)
  11. Arkeyan Armory (2:20)
  12. Lair Of Kaos (1:42)
  13. Legendary Ancient Sewers (1:24)
  14. Cube Dungeon (1:47)
    Lorne Balfe, Peter G. Adams
  15. Skylanders Main Theme (2:13)
    Hans Zimmer
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MacArthur reply Replies: 0 || 2013-09-07 16:56:21
Love the theme!

Mike reply Replies: 5 || 2013-05-30 22:27:18
This is a fantastic album! Every track is great.


Anonymous2013-05-30 22:36:58
Lorne Balfe is quickly becoming one of the best composers around if you ask me. :)


Hybrid Soldier2013-05-30 22:52:30
That's funny cause I listened Skylanders 1 & 2 today. I find 2 to be a MUCH better album. Can't wait for 3... :)


Mike2013-05-30 23:07:01
I've yet to listen to #2, but I'm sure it's also excellent.


Ds2013-05-30 23:22:58
@Mike: imo the 2nd one is even better! i'm addicted to the track "Slippery Tunnel" :)


Mike2013-05-31 01:00:35
Hybrid and Ds, listening to the second one now. It is indeed even better. Both are just really fun and uplifting.

Bondo reply Replies: 1 || 2011-11-09 12:14:18
Not specifically related to SKYLANDERS, but just FYI, there are a TON of new "additional music" cues posted on Lorne's official site, www.lornebalfe.com

Just a few things that are included... Transformers 1 and 2, Angels & Demons, and Inception :D


Alex.2011-11-11 10:21:47
JAW. DROPPED. AND ON THE FLOOR AFTER THE DREAM COLLAPSING.

:) Thank you.

Bondo reply Replies: 4 || 2011-10-26 04:33:04
Fun score, just listened to the entire thing!


Bondo2011-10-28 10:20:48
If anyone's interested, this is very similar to Balfe's work on animated features like BEE MOVIE. The theme is somewhat reminiscent of Zimmer's own TRUE ROMANCE


Phil2011-10-31 11:55:34
you're completely right - especially depending on somewhat reminiscent of Zimmer's own True Romance


Bondo2011-10-31 12:11:18
It's the marimba! :D


Phill B2011-10-31 13:45:58
marimba it's called ohh..
didn't know that
thx :)

Bondo reply Replies: 1 || 2011-10-23 05:43:02
FYI there is approximately 14 min of this on Lorne Balfe's website. :D


Takehiro2011-10-23 06:54:44
Cool, thanks man!

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 4 || 2011-10-13 19:36:19
Coming soon in later october !

Lorne (& Hans for the Main Theme) ! ;)


Takehiro2011-10-13 20:39:20
Huge Spyro fan, and although the game looks crummy, the music samples sound great! :)


J2011-10-18 18:31:43
Oh no! Download only...


T-Mann0362011-10-20 06:00:10
Are you friggin' kidding me, Hybrid... really? I simply cannot wait. I'm sure Lorne's tracks are as epic as Modern Warfare 2.


Takehiro2011-10-20 18:47:36
They have done justice to the original Spyro music legacy started by Stewart Copeland. I am getting this as soon as its available.

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