MTV Games and Harmonix Unveil the Complete, Chart-Topping Dance Central™ Track List

Master Authentic Dance Routines Set to the Music of Lady Gaga, Audio Push, Dirty Vegas, Pitbull, M.I.A., Beastie Boys and More

Oct 13, 2010, 10:56 ET from MTV Games

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Harmonix, the world's premier music video game developer, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), along with distribution partner Microsoft, today released the full list of songs and artists featured on the Dance Central™ on-disc soundtrack. Completely free from any controller, every routine features fun choreography and authentic routines for beginners and experts alike of all ages to master, alongside a killer soundtrack that spans a great sampling of pop, funk, hip-hop, Latin and R&B artists, including Cascada, Kool & The Gang, Kylie Minogue, No Doubt, Salt-N-Pepa, Nelly Furtado, Christina Milian and more.

Dance Central, exclusive for Kinect™ for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, will be available Nov. 4, 2010 in North America and Nov. 10, 2010 in Europe.

"We felt it was very important to launch Dance Central with a balanced selection of the latest, greatest and all-time classic tracks," said Paul DeGooyer, Senior Vice President of Music, Electronic Games and Programming for MTV Networks. "The setlist on the disc really achieves that goal, offering everything from "jerking" to disco, from Rihanna to Young MC. Whatever your jam, we think you'll find something to get you moving in this contagiously fun soundtrack."

Dance Central full on-disc track list:

Audio Push – "Teach Me How To Jerk"

Lady Gaga – "Just Dance"

Basement Jaxx – "Rendez-vu"

Lady Gaga – "Poker Face"

Beastie Boys – "Body Movin' (Fatboy Slim Remix)"

Lipps Inc – "Funky Town"

Beenie Man – "King Of The Dancehall"

M.I.A. – "Galang '05"

Bell Biv DeVoe – "Poison"

Nelly Furtado – "Maneater"

Benny Benassi – "Satisfaction

Nina Sky – "Move Ya Body"

Cascada – "Evacuate the Dancefloor"

No Doubt – "Hella Good"

Christina Milian – "Dip It Low"

Pitbull – "I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)"

The Commodores – "Brick House"

Quad City DJ's – "C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)"

Craig Mack – "Flava In Ya Ear (Remix)"

Rihanna – "Pon de Replay"

Dirty Vegas – "Days Go By"

Salt-N-Pepa – "Push It"

Eric B. & Rakim – "Don't Sweat the Technique"

Snoop Dogg/Pharrell – "Drop It Like It's Hot"

Fannypack – "Hey Mami"

Soulja Boy Tell 'Em – "Crank That (Soulja Boy)"

Jay Sean ft. Lil Wayne – "Down"

Technotronic – "Pump Up the Jam"

Kool & The Gang – "Jungle Boogie"

Wreckx-n-Effect – "Rump Shaker"

Kylie Minogue – "Can't Get You Out of My Head"

Young MC – "Bust A Move"

Dance Central will feature downloadable content beginning Nov. 4, 2010. Each song will not only deliver fresh music, but also completely new routines that will keep dance parties going for months to come.

Winner of the E3 Game Critics Best Original Game and Best Motion Simulation Game, as well as more than 30 additional awards and nominations, Dance Central is a controller-free dance video game with fun choreography for beginners and experts. Whether rehearsing in Break It Down or owning the dance floor in Perform It!, players will be introduced to more than 600 moves in the game and more than 90 dance routines created by professional choreographers. In addition, players can earn achievements, unlock new character outfits and venues and progress through the dance ranks. In Dance Battle, players can challenge friends to an epic living room showdown.

Developed by Harmonix, the world's premiere music videogame developer, published by MTV Games and distributed by Microsoft, Dance Central will be available Nov. 4, 2010, in North America exclusively for Kinect for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft (U.S. ERP: $49.99) and Nov. 10, 2010 in Europe (UK ERP: 39.99 Pounds Sterling/ EU ERP: euro 49.99).

The new Dance Central trailer is available for download in the following formats:

For more information on Dance Central, as well as new art and video assets, please visit http://www.dancecentral.com/press.

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About MTV Networks

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About MTV Games

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About Harmonix Music Systems, Inc

Harmonix Music Systems, Inc., based in Cambridge, MA, and established in 1995, is the leading developer of groundbreaking music-oriented videogames. Harmonix was founded by Alex Rigopulos and Eran Egozy, who formed the company to invent new ways for non-musicians to experience the unique joy that comes from making music and have pioneered music and rhythm gaming in the US. For more information please visit www.harmonixmusic.com.

© 2010 Harmonix Music Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Dance Central and all related titles and logos are trademarks of Harmonix Music Systems, Inc., a MTV Networks company. Dance Central developed by Harmonix Music Systems, Inc. MTV: Music Television, MTV Games and all related titles and logos are trademarks of MTV Networks, a division of Viacom International Inc. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.

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