Listen to Mario Kart 8's full, amazing soundtrack

Nintendo drops a nostalgia bomb into our ears

According to Nintendo, "most" of the music in Mario Kart 8 was recorded by live musicians, as is becoming a brilliant, welcome trend in the company's recent output.

The Wii U instalment's not out for almost a month, but some champion of YouTube has already ripped and uploaded the game's delicious tune selection for your audio sampling. We salute that man, and you should too whilst listening to the entire OST below.

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