Universal Music are proud to be the official music partner to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
To celebrate, we are releasing a number of Olympic and Paralympic inspired titles to accompany your Games journey.
Great British Winners
Great British Winners celebrates excellence and diversity in the field of British music. Featuring favourites from the likes of Elton John and The Jam along with many more contemporary classics, Great British Winners showcases the very best in British music to get you in the mood for London 2012!
National Anthems London 2012
National Anthems features the 208 official anthems that will be performed at London 2012. All anthems were arranged and conducted by Philip Sheppard, performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra and recorded at London's Abbey Road Studios.
Music For London
Music For London brings together some of the most iconic classical music associated with the great city. From the pomp and majesty of Handel's Zadok the Priest, to the reflective melancholy of Elgar's Nimrod, to the jaunty swagger of the Lambeth Walk and the easy pride of Maybe It's Because I'm A Londoner, Music For London celebrates the United Kingdom's capital city in 2012.
London - 20 Classic Songs Of The City
This release features 20 iconic songs inspired by the world's music capital including: Waterloo Sunset, Baker Street, Streets of London and many more. The CD is also accompanied by a pull out map of the Olympic Park.
Isles of Wonder - Music For The Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games
For the very first time in the history of the Olympic games the music from the opening ceremony is now available to own digitally. Isles of Wonder - Music For The Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games features the key musical moments including contributions by Mike Oldfield, Arctic Monkeys, Dizzee Rascal, Emile Sande, music directors Underworld and more.
A Symphony Of British Music 0 Music For The Closing Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games
Curated, directed and produced by esteemed film composer David Arnold, A Symphony Of British Music promises to be just that - an awe-inspiring journey through the music of these Isles, from past to present.
The Workout Mix
The Number 1 Fitness album of 2012 celebrates our Olympic year with 'The Workout Mix - Our Greatest Team'. 2 Discs of non-stop uplifting mixes to get you pumped, plus an exclusive bonus disc containing handpicked tracks from Team GB & ParalympicsGB athletes. The album includes tracks from Jessie J, Nicki Minaj, Labrinth, Rihanna and more - all guaranteed to get you motivated and feeling part of London 2012.
The perfect title to help inspire and motivate you to get fit for London 2012. Carefully sequenced to ensure a steady pace of training and featuring many popular songs rather than hi-energy dance mixes. Also includes with an informative fold out training tips poster.
On A Rainbow
Written by McFly's Tom Fletcher featuring his sister Carrie on vocals, On A Rainbow is the The Official London 2012 Olympic Games Mascot Song. Click here
to see what Tom and Carrie had to say about being asked to create the song.
Rainbow To The Games
Rainbow to the Games is the soundtrack to the animated mascots film. The music for the film has been written by British composer Thomas Hewitt Jones (winner of BBC British Young Composer Of The Year 2003) and was recorded and performed by the British Film Orchestra and award winning VOCES8 . Watch the films here.