The soundtrack of Need for Speed: Carbon features licenced songs and an original score.

EA Trax

The EA Trax soundtrack is played in free roam mode and during Checkpoint events, and the music genre is dependent on the player's car class. Various songs are also featured in the bio movie of each crew member.

Song Artist Car Class
After PartyDynamite MCExotic
And the Hero Will DrownStory of the YearExotic
Are ‘Friends’ ElectricGary Numan/Tubeway ArmyMuscle
Around The HornThe BronxMuscle
BounceDynamite MCMuscle
Don’t Speak (I Came to Make A Bang!)Eagles Of Death MetalMuscle
Feel The Rush (Junkie XL Remix)MelodyTuner
Fighting In Built Up AreasLadytronTuner
Girl Fight (Mr. D Hyphy Mix)TigarahExotic
Good As GoldTigaTuner
Hard DriversEkstrak feat. Know-1Exotic
HeatseekerValient ThorrMuscle
Hype BoysSwayExotic
I Am The Night, Colour Me BlackPriestessMuscle
I'm No GoodThe VacationMuscle
Joker And The ThiefWolfmotherMuscle
Love Me Or Hate MeLady SovereignExotic
My Friend DarioVitalicTuner
No LoveRoots ManuvaExotic
One Of Dem Days (Remix)Part 2 feat. FallacyExotic
People Always Talk About The Weather (Junkie XL Remix)YonderboiTuner
Ride A White Horse (Serge Santiago Remix)GoldfrappMuscle
ScorpioGrandmaster Flash And The Furious FiveExotic
Signs Of LifeEvery Move A PictureTuner
Skateboard P Presents: Show You How To HustlePharrell feat. LaurenExotic
SteamworksThe PresetsTuner
Sugar (Jagz Kooner Remix)LadytronTuner
Thee Small FacesMetro RiotsTuner
Washing Up (Tiga Remix)Tomas AnderssonTuner
What It Look LikeSpank RockExotic

Original Score

An original score comprised of music composed by artists Ekstrak, Trevor Morris, and Legowelt is played during various race events in Need for Speed: Carbon.

Song Artist Car Class
BeltEkstrakMenu (Tuner), Race (Rival Tuner Lead)
Bending LightEkstrak & Trevor MorrisRace
BurnoutEkstrakMenu (Muscle), Race (Rival Muscle Lead)
Control OnegaishimasuTrevor MorrisCanyon Event
Disco RoutLegoweltDarius Boss Race (Against Crew Members)
Drift ItsumoTrevor MorrisCanyon Event
Drift TurismoTrevor MorrisCanyon Event
Induction KitEkstrakMenu (Exotic), Race (Rival Exotic Lead)
KonbawaTrevor MorrisCanyon Event
Limited SlipEkstrakRace (Rival Exotic Lead)
NumbersEkstrakRace (Rival Tuner Lead)
Sounding StreetsEkstrak & Trevor MorrisRace
Suckers OgenkiDesukaTrevor MorrisCanyon Event
Staggered InjectionEkstrakRace (Rival Lead)
Urban AssaultEkstrak & Trevor MorrisRace


  • A remix of Hard Drivers by Ekstrak feat. Know-1 is played in the introduction cinematic of Need for Speed: Carbon.
  • A remix of Staggered Injection by Ekstrak can be heard in the Purgatory Bar in Mass Effect 3.
  • The instrumental of Porsches by Ekstrak can be found in the game files of Need for Speed: Carbon.