Mattel, Warner Music Group’s Arts Music Release He-Man, Hot Wheels, Thomas & Friends Albums • The Toy Book
Last year, Mattel Inc. entered into an exclusive, multi-year global music licensing agreement with the Arts Music division of Warner Music Group (WMG) to have the label serve as the exclusive distributor of Mattel’s catalog of more than 1,000 songs based. on brands such as American Girl, Barbie and Fisher-Price. Now, new albums are joining Mattel’s discography with the release of a trio of new tracks inspired by He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, Hot Wheels and Thomas & Friends.
New albums released this month include:
- He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Volume 1 (Original Series Soundtrack): The soundtrack was composed by Emmy nominated multi-instrumentalist Michael Kramer and includes the “Series Theme Song” from platinum producer and composer Ali Dee. Kramer’s credits include music for Marvel Studios Thor: The Dark World, Disney Star Wars: Edge of the Galaxy, and video games such as Assassin’s Creed Black Flag. Dee has written and produced hit songs for a wide variety of artists, including Miley Cyrus and Shakira, as well as soundtracks for Marvel’s Iron Man and 20th Century Fox Alvin and the Chipmunks.
- Hot Wheels Monster Trucks – Smashing Hits: Hot Wheels’ very first original music album features 13 tracks for kids and adults, including the Hot Wheels Monster Trucks LIVE theme song, “Go Big!” Go Hot Wheels! “
- Thomas and his friends: all engines are working: This new soundtrack album features songs from Mattel Television’s new series, including the theme song “All Engines Go”. The album also features spoken word content.
Additional new albums will be released regularly on all major digital music platforms including Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon Music.