The Matrix: Music from the Motion Picture

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The Matrix: Music from the Motion Picture
Soundtrack album by Various Artists
ReleasedMarch 30, 1999
Recorded1992-1999
GenreSoundtrack, breakbeat, big beat, techno, industrial, industrial metal, alternative rock, psytrance, alternative metal, rap metal, nu metal, drum and bass
Length62:36
LabelWarner Bros. / Maverick
ProducerGuy Oseary, Russ Rieger
The Matrix chronology
The Matrix: Music from the Motion Picture
(1999)
The Matrix: Original Motion Picture Score
(1999)
 
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The Matrix: Music from the Motion Picture
Soundtrack album by Various Artists
ReleasedMarch 30, 1999
Recorded1992-1999
GenreSoundtrack, breakbeat, big beat, techno, industrial, industrial metal, alternative rock, psytrance, alternative metal, rap metal, nu metal, drum and bass
Length62:36
LabelWarner Bros. / Maverick
ProducerGuy Oseary, Russ Rieger
The Matrix chronology
The Matrix: Music from the Motion Picture
(1999)
The Matrix: Original Motion Picture Score
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

The Matrix: Music from the Motion Picture is one of the two 1999 soundtrack albums from the blockbuster film, The Matrix (the other being The Matrix: Original Motion Picture Score).

The soundtrack included most of the tracks the film popularized such as Rob Zombie's "Dragula (Hot Rod Herman Remix)" or the "lobby shootout music", actually called "Spybreak!", played by the British big beat duo Propellerheads. It also included a number of songs that were not present in the film.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Rock Is Dead" by Marilyn Manson – 3:11
  2. "Spybreak! (Short One)" by Propellerheads – 4:00
  3. "Bad Blood" by Ministry – 5:00
  4. "Clubbed to Death (Kurayamino Mix)" by "Rob D" – 7:26
  5. "Prime Audio Soup" by Meat Beat Manifesto – 6:17
  6. "Leave You Far Behind" by Lunatic Calm – 3:13
  7. "Mindfields" by The Prodigy – 5:40
  8. "Dragula (Hot Rod Herman Remix)" by Rob Zombie – 4:37
  9. "My Own Summer (Shove It)" by Deftones – 3:34
  10. "Ultrasonic Sound" by Hive – 4:54
  11. "Look to Your Orb for the Warning" by Monster Magnet – 4:42
  12. "Du hast" by Rammstein – 3:54
  13. "Wake Up" by Rage Against the Machine – 6:04

Track order by movie appearance[edit]

Tracks missing from the OST[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1999)Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[2]5
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)[3]2
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[4]19
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Wallonia)[5]16
Canadian Albums (Billboard)[6]7
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts)[7]27
Finnish Albums (Suomen virallinen lista)[8]6
French Albums (SNEP)[9]12
German Albums (Offizielle Top 100)[10]4
New Zealand Albums (Recorded Music NZ)[11]5
Norwegian Albums (VG-lista)[12]2
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[13]11
UK Compilation Albums (OCC)[14]16
US Billboard 200[6]7

Certifications[edit]

RegionCertificationSales/shipments
Australia (ARIA)[15]Platinum70,000^
Austria (IFPI Austria)[16]Gold25,000x
Japan (RIAJ)[17]Gold[18]100,000^
New Zealand (RMNZ)[19]Gold7,500^
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[20]Gold25,000x
United Kingdom (BPI)[21]Gold100,000^
United States (RIAA)[22]Platinum1,000,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
xunspecified figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Matrix - Original Soundtrack". Allmusic. 
  2. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix". Australiancharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  3. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix" (in German). Austriancharts.at. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  4. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix" (in Dutch). Ultratop.be. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  5. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix" (in French). Ultratop.be. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  6. ^ a b "Matrix – Original Soundtrack > Awards". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix" (in Dutch). Dutchcharts.nl. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  8. ^ "Soundtrack: The Matrix" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  9. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix". Lescharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  10. ^ "Longplay-Chartverfolgung at Musicline" (in German). Musicline.de. Phononet GmbH. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  11. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix". Charts.org.nz. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  12. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix". Norwegiancharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  13. ^ "Soundtrack – The Matrix". Swisscharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013.
  14. ^ Zywietz, Tobias. "Chart Log UK: Various Artists (Compilations)". zobbel.de. Tobias Zywietz. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 
  15. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2000 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved July, 2013.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  16. ^ "Austrian single certifications – Soundtrack – Matrix" (in German). IFPI Austria. Retrieved July 25, 2013.  Enter Soundtrack in the field Interpret. Enter Matrix in the field Titel. Select single in the field Format. Click Suchen
  17. ^ "Japanese album certifications – オリジナル・サウンドトラック – マトリックス" (in Japanese). Recording Industry Association of Japan. Retrieved January 17, 2014. 
  18. ^ "GOLD ALBUM 他認定作品 1999年11月度" [Gold Albums, and other certified works. November 1999 Edition] (PDF). The Record (Bulletin) (in Japanese) (Chūō, Tokyo: Recording Industry Association of Japan) 482: 9. January 10, 2000. Archived from the original on January 17, 2014. Retrieved January 17, 2014. 
  19. ^ "New Zealand album certifications – Soundtrack – The Matrix". Recording Industry Association of New Zealand. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 
  20. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Soundtrack; 'The Matrix')". Hung Medien. Retrieved July 25, 2013. 
  21. ^ "British album certifications – Original Soundtrack – The Matrix - OST". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved July 25, 2013.  Enter The Matrix - OST in the field Search. Select Title in the field Search by. Select album in the field By Format. Click Go
  22. ^ "American album certifications – Soundtrack – The Matrix". Recording Industry Association of America. August 25, 1999. Retrieved July 25, 2013.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH