Top 10 Similarities Between Video Game And/or Real Life Music

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The Top Ten

1 Elecman's Theme (Mega Man) and Faithfully - Journey
2 Robo's Theme (Chrono Trigger) and Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
3 Plantation Theme (Cave Story) and Want You Gone (Portal 2)
4 Use Your Head (Earthworm Jim) and Pumped Up Kicks - Foster The People

They seem to have almost the exact same bass line.

5 Stage Select (Mega Man 2) and I Sawed The Demons (Doom)
6 Sanctuary Guardian (Earthbound) and MROB (Mother 3)
7 Dangerous Foe (Mother 1) and Sanctuary Guardian (Earthbound)
8 Baby - Justin Bieber and Friday - Rebecca Black

They are both infamously and universally hailed as the worst songs of all time, so that definitely counts. - xandermartin98

9 Chinese Food - Alison Grande and Friday - Rebecca Black
10 Fight Against Monsters (Super Mario RPG) and Normal Battle (Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga)

The Contenders

11 Jenka's Theme (Cave Story) and Letkajenkka

Well, the song is literally an 8-bit arranged version of Letkajenkka, so...

12 Life Capsule (Cave Story) and Item Acquisition Fanfare (Super Metroid)
13 New Age Retro Hippie (Earthbound) and Johnny B. Goode
14 Amalgam (Undertale) and Cave Of The Past (Earthbound)

It's literally the exact same soundfont, by the way. - xandermartin98

15 Through The Fire And Flames (Guitar Hero/Rock Band) and Moonlight Sonata Third Movement - Beethoven
16 Who Turned Out The Lights? (Earthworm Jim) and Maple Leaf Rag
17 Sky Runner (Earthbound) and Won't Get Fooled Again - The Who
18 Battle Against A Weak Opponent (Earthbound) and Tequila - Peewee Herman
19 Haunted Hotel (Super Mario Sunshine) and Battle Against A Weak Opponent (Earthbound)
20 Chykka (Metroid Prime 2) and Gandrayda (Metroid Prime 3)
21 Save Room (Kirby Super Star) and All-Star Rest Area (Super Smash Bros. Melee)

Same song actually. Masahiro Sakurai made Kirby AND Smash Bros.

22 Mr. Batty Twist (Mother 3) and the Adam West Batman theme song
23 Porky's Theme (Mother 3) and Frere Jacques
24 Modern Life (Devo) and Rocko's Modern Life (Pat Irwin)
25 Item Room Ambience (Metroid and Super Metroid)

The one in Super Metroid sounds insanely creepy, but if you pay attention you will immediately notice that it is actually just a remake of the exact same item room theme from NES Metroid.

26 Dangerous Highway (Mother 3) and Upper Brinstar (Super Metroid)
27 Lower Brinstar (Super Metroid) and Creep - deadmau5
28 Land Of The Livid Dead (Rayman Origins) and A Fistful Of Dollars - Ennio Morricone
29 Natural Killer Cyborg (Mother 3) and Beat It - Micheal Jackson
30 Hardware Store - Weird Al and "The Elements Song"
31 Hardware Store - Weird Al and Dumbledore - Unknown Artist
32 Crisis City (Sonic 2006) and The Matrix Soundtrack
33 Metallic Madness Bad Future JP Remix (Sonic CD) and Classic Crisis City (Sonic Generations)
34 Stage Select (Batman: Return of The Joker GB Version) and Stage Select (Mega Man 2)
35 Stage 1 (Rocket Knight Adventures) and Overworld (The Legend Of Zelda)
36 Ridley Theme (Super Metroid) and Battle With Meta Knight (Kirby Super Star)
37 King Dedede's Theme (Kirby Super Star) and Masked Dedede (Kirby Superstar Ultra)
38 Big Bad Baby Bowser (Yoshi's Island) and Galacta Knight (Kirby Super Star Ultra)
39 Psycrow! (Earthworm Jim) and Bizarre Love Triangle - New Order
40 Sanctuary Fortress (Metroid Prime 2) and Tidal Tempest Returns (Donkey Kong Country Returns)
41 Big Bad Baby Bowser (Yoshi's Island) and Natural Killer Cyborg (Mother 3)
42 Natural Killer Cyborg (Mother 3) and Dr. Wily Stage 1 (Mega Man 2)
43 Saria's Song (Zelda: Ocarina of Time) and Song Of Healing (Zelda: Majora's Mask)
44 Let It Go (Frozen) and Let It Snow
45 Invincibility (Super Mario Bros.) and Fever Rush Theme (Super Smash Bros. 4)
46 Chum Bucket Lab (SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom) and the Terminator 2 theme song
47 Bonetrousle (Undertale) and Unfounded Revenge (Mother 3)
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