List of songs
- My Little Pony theme song – all episodes before Lesson Zero. A variation appears in the end credits for every episode, except The Return of Harmony Part 2, A Friend in Deed, A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2, which contain original scores, and Magical Mystery Cure, which contains a short version of A True, True Friend. Pinkie Pride also contains a shortened instrumental version of The Goof Off. The My Little Pony theme song always has Twilight Sparkle as lead singer. International versions here.
- My Little Pony theme song (remastered) – Lesson Zero onward. The remastered My Little Pony theme song always has Twilight Sparkle as lead singer.
List of songs in season one:
List of songs in season two:
List of songs in season three:
|Episode||Song||Lead||Begins at||International versions|
|The Crystal Empire - Part 1||The Failure Song||Twilight Sparkle, Spike||5:46||International|
|The Ballad of the Crystal Empire||Mane six, Spike||16:56||International|
|The Crystal Empire - Part 2||The Success Song||Mane six, Spike||20:26||International|
|One Bad Apple||Babs Seed||Cutie Mark Crusaders||7:25||International|
|Apple Family Reunion||Raise This Barn||Applejack, Apple Bloom, Apple family||18:03||International|
|Magical Mystery Cure||Morning in Ponyville||Twilight Sparkle||0:01||International|
|What My Cutie Mark Is Telling Me||Mane six sans Twilight Sparkle||2:37||International|
|I've Got to Find a Way||Twilight Sparkle||6:03||International|
|A True, True Friend||Mane six, crowd||10:08||International|
|Celestia's Ballad||Princess Celestia||15:21||International|
|Behold, Princess Twilight Sparkle||Canterlot Royal Guards, Heralds of Arms||19:02||International|
|Life in Equestria||Twilight Sparkle, Choir||20:55||International|
My Little Pony Equestria Girls
List of songs in My Little Pony Equestria Girls:
|Film||Song||Lead||Begins at||International versions|
|My Little Pony Equestria Girls||My Little Pony theme song (Equestria Girls)||Twilight Sparkle||3:09||Mixed page|
|This Strange World||Twilight Sparkle||12:43||International|
|Equestria Girls (Cafeteria Song)||Main six, crowd||42:30||International|
|Time to Come Together||Main six||50:59||International|
|This is Our Big Night||Main six||53:57, 1:07:04 (reprise)||International|
|A Friend for Life||(Jerrica Santos)||1:10:49||International|
Daniel Ingram has confirmed a range of "15-20 new songs in #mlpseason4, including characters who have never sang[sic] before", such as Princess Luna and DJ Pon-3, and Meghan McCarthy has mentioned "16 brand new songs in #MLPseason4" and that "The CMCs get to sing and be completely adorkable in #MLPseason4".
List of songs in season four:
My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks
List of songs in the eight preceding animated shorts:
|Animated short||Song||Lead||Begins at|
|Shake Your Tail||Sonic Rainbooms||0:08|
List of songs in My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks:
|My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks||(12 songs to be announced)|
|My Little Pony Micro-Series Issue #5||Laugh, Ponyacci, Laugh||Pinkie Pie||Page 16|
|My Little Pony Micro-Series Issue #6||Hearth's Warming Peeve||Applejack||Page 14|
On October 1, 2013, Daniel Ingram tweeted "Recording with ponies and @Steflang pic.twitter.com/oDMohzpMsr" and Stef Lang tweeted in reply "“@dannyimusic: Recording with ponies and @Steflang pic.twitter.com/yKgd2HABUw” I'm a pony! I'm a pony!"
Other musical elements
In addition to background music, several musical pieces have been used in the show that are not counted as full songs, according to "The Musical Pony" complete song lyrics in Little, Brown's official My Little Pony Friendship is Magic guidebook My Little Pony: The Elements of Harmony. These include:
- "Junior Speedsters" chant, sung by Rainbow Dash and Gilda in Griffon the Brush Off
- Sweetie Belle's unfinished talent show song lines in The Show Stoppers
- The Nightmare Night greeting used in Luna Eclipsed
- Sweetie Belle's campfire song in Sleepless in Ponyville, which is based on "99 Bottles of Beer"
- Spike's dragon song in Spike at Your Service
- Spike's jewel cake song in Just for Sidekicks
- The main six's Crystal Empire cheer in Games Ponies Play
- Pinkie Pie's singing of "Fruit Bat Roundup" in Bats!
- The song from Hinny of the Hills in Rarity Takes Manehattan
- Apple Bloom's brief "Applelicious" rap in Pinkie Apple Pie
- The Cloudsdale and Qualify Ponyville Cheer in Rainbow Falls
- Apple Bloom's song in Somepony to Watch Over Me, cut short by Scootaloo
The Junior Speedsters Chant, the Crystal Empire cheer, Fruit Bat Roundup, the song from Hinny of the Hills, and Apple Bloom's brief Applelicious rap all have backing music.
The same closing theme is played over the credits of every episode except The Return of Harmony Part 2, A Friend in Deed, A Canterlot Wedding - Part 2, Magical Mystery Cure, and Pinkie Pride, all of which have unique themes (all the part 2 themes are very similar).
Becoming Popular (The Pony Everypony Should Know) and Find A Pet Song were nominated for the 39th Daytime Emmy Awards. At the 2013 Leo Awards in Vancouver, British Columbia, Daniel Ingram and Steffan Andrews won "Best Musical Score in an Animation Program or Series" for the season three finale.
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- ↑ HubTVNetwork: Via @dannyimusic: 15-20 new .... Twitter (2013-07-20). Retrieved on 2013 July 20.
- ↑ dragonbloggers: #mlpseason4 previews.... Twitter (2013-07-20). Retrieved on 2013 July 20.
- ↑ Meghan McCarthy (2013-11-22). HubTVNetwork: It's no wonder @dannyimusic .... Twitter. Retrieved on 2013 November 22.
- ↑ Meghan McCarthy (2013-11-22). HubTVNetwork: The CMCs get to sing and be .... Twitter. Retrieved on 2013 November 22.
- ↑ Daniel Ingram (2014-02-13). @JustGame4It yup, I have.... Twitter. Retrieved on 2014 February 13.
- ↑ Ossie (2014-04-04). EqG Rainbow Rocks Early Concept Art + Rival Band Name. All About MLP Merch. Blogger. Retrieved on 2014 April 8.
- ↑ Tanya Doyle (2013-09-05). Slide 1. Retrieved on 2014 April 8.
- ↑ Steflang: @dannyimusic: Four new songs to write this week .... Twitter (2014-02-27). Archived from the original on 2014-03-03. Retrieved on 2014 February 27.
- ↑ dannyimusic: Recording with ponies and .... Twitter (2013-10-01). Retrieved on 2013 October 2.
- ↑ Steflang: “@dannyimusic: Recording .... Twitter (2013-10-01). Retrieved on 2013 October 2.
- ↑ Nominations announced for the 39th annual Daytime Emmy Awards. The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (May 9th, 2012). Retrieved on 2012 May 9.
- ↑ Leo Awards, 2013 Winners by Name. The Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Foundation of British Columbia (2013-06-07). Retrieved on 2013 June 8.
- ↑ Leo Awards via Twitter (2013-06-07). Retrieved on 2013 June 8.