List of SSBU Music (Sonic The Hedgehog series)

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This is a list of music tracks pertaining to the Sonic the Hedgehog universe in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. All tracks listed here are available to play on both Green Hill Zone and Windy Hill Zone.

Green Hill Zone

Green Hill Zone
Track Title Green Hill Zone
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic the Hedgehog (1991)
Availability Default
Link [1]

Origin

Originating from Sonic the Hedgehog for the Sega Genesis, this track is a direct port of the 16-bit music that plays when Sonic The Hedgehog runs through the first level, Green Hill Zone.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic the Hedgehog (1991)

Composition Copyright Masato Nakamura.

Other uses

This track was used in Sonic's character trailer on the official website.

Scrap Brain Zone

Scrap Brain Zone
Track Title Scrap Brain Zone
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic the Hedgehog (1991)
Availability Default
Link [2]

Origin

This track is taken directly from the original Sonic the Hedgehog game, where it plays in the background of the final area, Scrap Brain Zone.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic the Hedgehog (1991)

Composition Copyright Masato Nakamura.

Emerald Hill Zone

Emerald Hill Zone
Track Title Emerald Hill Zone
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic the Hedgehog 2
Availability Default
Link [3]

Origin

This track is taken directly from Sonic the Hedgehog 2, where it plays in the background of the first level, Emerald Hill Zone.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Composition and arrangement Copyright Masato Nakamura.

Sonic Boom

Sonic Boom
Track Title Sonic Boom
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic CD
Availability Unlockable
Link [4]

Origin

Sonic CD for the Sega CD had a different soundtrack in the US compared to the shared Japanese and European soundtrack. In the US, this track was used as the main theme; it is a direct port of the original song, performed by Pastiche.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic CD

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Angel Island Zone

Angel Island Zone
Track Title Angel Island Zone
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic The Hedgehog 3
Availability Default
Link [5]

Origin

This track is a remixed medley of the two music tracks that played during the two Acts of Angel Island Zone, the first level of Sonic The Hedgehog 3. This is currently the only Sonic remix in the series, arranged in a synth rock style by Jun Senoue, a regular composer for the Sonic series.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic the Hedgehog 3

Arrangement Supervisor: Jun Senoue

Composition: SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Arrangement: SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Super Sonic Racing

Super Sonic Racing
Track Title Super Sonic Racing
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic R
Availability Unlockable
Link [6]

Origin

This music piece could be considered the main theme of Sonic R, as the track played on the title screen of said game, and also on the game’s final racecourse, Radiant Emerald, albeit only ever when the player is controlling Super Sonic. The vocals are performed by T.J. Davis.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic R

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Open Your Heart

Open Your Heart
Track Title Open Your Heart
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Adventure
Availability Default
Link [7]

Origin

This track is the main theme of Sonic Adventure and Sonic Adventure DX: Director’s Cut, and plays during the final boss against Perfect Chaos. It is a direct port of the original, albeit edited to contain only the first verse and chorus. It was composed and performed by Crush 40.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Adventure

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Live & Learn

Live & Learn
Track Title Live & Learn
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Adventure 2
Availability Default
Link [8]

Origin

This track is the main theme of Sonic Adventure 2 and Sonic Adventure 2: Battle, and plays during the final boss against Finalhazard. It is a direct port of the original, although the second and third verses were omitted. It was composed and performed by Crush 40.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Adventure 2

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Other uses

This track was used in Sonic's Classic Mode credits.

Escape from the City

Escape from the City
Track Title Escape from the City
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Adventure 2
Availability Default
Link [9]

Origin

This is the name of the stage track that plays during City Escape, the first stage of the hero campaign in Sonic Adventure 2 and Sonic Adventure 2: Battle. It is a direct port of the original. The vocals are performed by Ted Poley and Tony Harnell.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Adventure 2

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Japanese title: Escape From The City

Sonic Heroes

Sonic Heroes
Track Title Sonic Heroes
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Heroes
Availability Default
Link [10]

Origin

This song is the main theme of the titular game, where it played during the opening movie. It is a direct port of the original. The music in this track is composed and performed by Crush 40.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Heroes

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

His World (Theme of Sonic the Hedgehog - 2006 E3 Version)

His World (Theme of Sonic the Hedgehog - 2006 E3 Version)
Track Title His World (Theme of Sonic the Hedgehog - 2006 E3 Version)
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic the Hedgehog (2006)
Availability Default
Link [11]

Origin

This track served as both the main theme and Sonic's own theme in Sonic The Hedgehog, the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 exclusive Sonic game released in 2006. However, as the name of the track indicates, this particular version of the song is not present in the game itself; rather, it was featured in the game's E3 2006 trailer.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic the Hedgehog (2006)

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Japanese title: His World (THEME OF SONIC THE HEDGEHOG ~2006 E3 VERSION~)

Seven Rings in Hand

Seven Rings in Hand
Track Title Seven Rings in Hand
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic and the Secret Rings
Availability Default
Link [12]

Origin

This track is often considered the main theme of the Wii game Sonic and the Secret Rings, where it played on the main menu and when Sonic fought the boss Alf Layla Wa-Layla. The vocals are performed by Steve Conte.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic and the Secret Rings

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Japanese title: Seven Rings In Hand

Knight of the Wind

Knight of the Wind
Track Title Knight of the Wind
Universe Sonic the Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic and the Black Knight
Availability Default
Link [13]

Origin

This song is taken directly from Sonic and the Black Knight, where it serves as the main theme. This track is composed and performed by Crush 40.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic and the Black Knight

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Japanese title: Knight Of The Wind

Reach for the Stars

Reach for the Stars
Track Title Reach for the Stars
Universe Sonic the Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Colors
Availability Unlockable
Link [14]

Origin

This track was the main theme for Sonic Colors. The track was remixed several times throughout Sonic Colors, and even found its way into the 3DS version of Sonic Lost World, where an instrumental version would play when Sonic gained the Speed Shoes. Remixed versions of the song appear as Sonic's theme in Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed and Team Sonic Racing. The track is performed by Jean Paul Makhlouf, of the band Cash Cash. The PAL release refers to the game of origin as Sonic Colours due to the difference in spelling between American and Commonwealth English.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Colors

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Japanese title: Reach For The Stars

Rooftop Run

Rooftop Run
Track Title Rooftop Run
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Unleashed / Sonic Generations
Availability Default
Link [15]

Origin

This song made its original appearance in Sonic Unleashed, but in 2011's Sonic Generations, this song was remixed for both Classic and Modern Sonic. The one used in this game is the Modern Sonic remix.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Generations

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Wonder World

Wonder World
Track Title Wonder World
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Lost World
Availability Default
Link [16]

Origin

This track is the main theme for Sonic Lost World.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Lost World

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Windy Hill - Zone 1

Windy Hill - Zone 1
Track Title Windy Hill - Zone 1
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Lost World
Availability Default
Link [17]

Origin

This track is taken directly from Sonic Lost World, where it plays in the first Zone of the Windy Hill area.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Lost World

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Lights, Camera, Action! (Studiopolis Zone Act 1)

Lights, Camera, Action! (Studiopolis Zone Act 1)
Track Title Lights, Camera, Action! (Studiopolis Zone Act 1)
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Mania
Availability Default
Link [18]

Origin

This track is taken directly from Sonic Mania, where it plays in the first Act of Studiopolis Zone.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Mania

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Japanese title: Lights, Camera, Action! - Studiopolis Zone Act 1

Other Uses

The track is used in the Mii Gunner Tails and Mii Brawler Knuckles costume showcase.

Fist Bump

Fist Bump
Track Title Fist Bump
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Forces
Availability Default
Link [19]

Origin

This track is the main theme for Sonic Forces. The vocals are performed by Doug Robb of the band Hoobastank. It loops back to the chorus after the second verse.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Forces

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Sunset Heights

Sunset Heights
Track Title Sunset Heights
Universe Sonic The Hedgehog
Debut Game Sonic Forces
Availability Unlockable
Link [20]

Origin

This track is taken directly from Sonic Forces, where it plays on the Sunset Heights stage.

Composition & Arrangements

Source: Sonic Forces

Composition and arrangement Copyright SEGA Games Co., Ltd.

Trivia

  • "Right There, Ride On" is the only previous Sonic song not to be included in Ultimate.
  • This is the only game where the vocal to non-vocal ratio of Sonic music is even.