Smurfs 2 - 2013

About the music in The Smurfs 2

The Smurfs are back this week and that should have kids everywhere pretty excited. The film also also marks the return of composer Heitor Pereira who has been busy this summer as he has also worked on Despicable Me 2.

Heitor’s compositions for the film are often light and whimsical. Interestingly, he also incorporated child choirs in a few of the songs to give the soundtrack and even younger feel. As much as the score seems directed at kids, the commercial songs used in the film are a little less so. They seem more like a list of songs on a pre-teen’s playlist rather than something the kids would connect with. In that sense, the song choices didn’t seem to fit well with the score.

The full song list from the movie is now available below.  Let us know what you think about the music used in The Smurfs 2 in the comments!

The Smurfs 2 Soundtrack

the-smurfs-2-soundtrackThe soundtrack is comprised of songs from the movie and songs inspired by the movie. There are only 10 tracks on the soundtrack and not all the songs from the film are on it.

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The Smurfs 2 Original Score

the-smurfs-2-original-scoreThe original score features an impressive 41 tracks composed by Heitor Pereira.

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Full list of songs heard in The Smurfs 2

This is the complete list of songs from the movie. As opposed to the official soundtrack release, these are all of the commercial songs actually heard in the movie. Please note that this list does not always contain original compositions. Also note that the songs below are NOT always available on the official soundtrack.

Song : High Life (feat. Ace Primo)

Artist: Nelly Furtado

Song : Tutti Frutti

Artist: Buckwheat Zydeco

Song : This Is What Rock n Roll Looks Like (feat. Lil Wayne)

Artist: Porcelain Black

Song : Yeah

Artist: DJ Roc

Song : Vacation

Artist: G.R.L.

Song : Remember the Name (feat. Styles of Beyond)

Artist: Fort Minor

Song : Hey Chica

Artist: Kiana Brown

Song : Ooh La La

Artist: Britney Spears

End credits

Song : Live It Up

Artist: Owl City

Song : Magik 2.0 (feat. Aus…

Artist: Becky G