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The soundtrack of the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC releases of Need for Speed: The Run features various songs with an overall theme towards a road trip.

Soundtrack Album

Song Title Artist
Lonely Boy Black Keys
The Lie Black Lips
Trigger on my Fire Black Pistol Fire
Beat the Devil’s Tattoo Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
The Way It Was Brian Jonestown Massacre
On The Road Again Canned Heat
Heartbroken, In Disrepair Dan Auerbach
Treat Me Like Your Mother Dead Weather
Riki Tiki Tavi Donovan
Empty Eye Endless Boogie
Don’t Owe You A Thang Gary Clark Jr.
Bulletproof Cupid Girls Against Boys
Damage Handsome Furs
Get Some Lykke Li
The Sound London Souls
Curl of The Burl Mastodon
Alive or Dead Middle Class Rut
New World Order Ministry
Solar MonstrO
Prehistoric Dog Red Fang
Big Red Rocket of Love Reverend Horton Heat
La Calle Ritmo Machine feat. Sick Jacken & Ana Tijoux
Save Me Rival Sons
Better Off Alone The Black Angels
Take the Money and Run Unkle feat. Nick Cave

Nintendo Releases

The Wii and 3DS release instead feature a compilation of different songs. A series of remixed tracks from Need for Speed II, Need for Speed III: Hot Pursuit, and Need for Speed: High Stakes are also included.

Song Title Artist
Drone Mick Gordon
Amourphous (Remix) 3volution
Nashat (Remix) 3volution
The Nightlife Big Omeezy
Mor Yay Brandon Daniels
Tonight Danny Bird feat. Netsky
All Together Love Makers
Need for Speed II Main Menu Rom Di Prisco (Mick Gordon remix)
Cetus 808 Rom Di Prisco (Mick Gordon remix)
Aquila 303 Rom Di Prisco (Mick Gordon remix)
Shine In Nu:Tone
Aaeyaa Queensyze
Bring That Beat Back (Remix) Queensyze
Arms Length The Magnet Men
Life's a Party Tim Myers
Bomb the Surf The Vandelles
Sound the Alarms The Postelles
Man on a Mission Tony Cartier
2012 Torqux & Twist
Best of Tomorrow Trial Kennedy
Ready, Aim, Fire Unknown
Anti-Venom USS
Better Days Wolfmen


Various songs featured in the official soundtrack album appear in various promotional trailers for Need for Speed: The Run. Some songs have appeared in a few trailers that have not appeared in the official soundtrack album.

Song Title Artist Trailer
War Machine Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Limited Edition
If I Had A Heart Fever Ray Buried Alive
The Italian Pack Mick Gordon Italian Edition Pack
Lucky Break Paul Linford Most Wanted
Tropical Depression The Night Marchers Tropical Depression
Mama Taught Me Better Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Mama Taught Me Better

Original Score

Need for Speed: The Run features a musical score written by Brian Tyler and also features tracks composed by Mick Gordon.

Song Title Artist
Race for Your Life Mick Gordon
Double Down Mick Gordon
The Journey Continues Brian Tyler
Need for Speed: The Run Brian Tyler
Apex Brian Tyler
Rapid Formation Brian Tyler
Front End Brian Tyler
The Limit Brian Tyler
Insane Face Brian Tyler
Sicker Than You Brian Tyler
Crusher Brian Tyler
Overunder Brian Tyler
Front End American Brian Tyler
Palms of Sweat Brian Tyler
Knife Edge Brian Tyler
Into the Warehouse Brian Tyler
This is Impossible Brian Tyler
Rival Brian Tyler
Fail Brian Tyler
Scrappy Rubber Brian Tyler
Gas Station Dust Brian Tyler
Chocker Brian Tyler
Win Brian Tyler
Crossover Brian Tyler