Mission: Impossible 2 (soundtrack)

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Music from and Inspired by
Mission: Impossible 2
Mission impossible 2.jpg
Soundtrack album by
Various Artists
Released May 9, 2000
Length 63:14
Label Hollywood
Producer Various
Mission: Impossible chronology
Mission: Impossible
Mission: Impossible 2
Mission: Impossible III
Singles from Music from and Inspired by Mission: Impossible 2
  1. "I Disappear"
    Released: May 9, 2000
  2. "Take a Look Around"
    Released: July 31, 2000
  3. "Scum of the Earth"
    Released: 2000
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Music from and Inspired by Mission: Impossible 2 is the soundtrack album for the 2000 film Mission: Impossible 2. It was certified gold for 100,000 copies shipped in Japan in August 2000.[2]

Track listing

  1. "Take a Look Around" – Limp Bizkit
  2. "I Disappear" – Metallica
  3. "Scum of the Earth" – Rob Zombie
  4. "They Came In" – Butthole Surfers
  5. "Rocket Science" – The Pimps
  6. "Have a Cigar" (Pink Floyd cover) – Foo Fighters and Brian May
  7. "Mission 2000" – Chris Cornell
  8. "Goin' Down" – Godsmack
  9. "What U Lookin' At?" – Uncle Kracker
  10. "Backwards" – Apartment 26
  11. "Karma" – Diffuser
  12. "Alone" – Buckcherry
  13. "Immune" – Tinfed
  14. "Not My Kinda Scene" – Powderfinger
  15. "Carnival" – Tori Amos
  16. "Nyah" – Hans Zimmer feat. Heitor Pereira

Many versions of the soundtrack include additional songs that are not available on the North American releases. For example:

  • The UK version includes the song "Iko-Iko" from Zap Mama.
  • The Japan version includes 2 extra songs: "S.O.S" by Oblivion Dust and "Iko-Iko" from Zap Mama.
  • The Australia version includes 3 extra songs: 17) Zap Mama – "Iko Iko"; 18) 28 Days – "Sucker"; 19) Josh Abrahams – "Theme From Mission Impossible".
  • The Latin American version includes 2 extra songs, including "Deslizándote" by Saúl Hernández.
  • The Brazilian version includes 1 extra song: "Give my Bullet Back" by Raimundos.
  • The Asian version includes 2 extra songs: "Iko-Iko" by Zap Mama and "Afraid of What?" by Leon Lai, which contains a mixture of English and Mandarin.

Court case

The illegal online availability of a demo of the song "I Disappear" prior to the release of the soundtrack led to the 2000 U.S. district court case Metallica v. Napster, Inc.

Certifications and sales

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[3] Platinum 70,000^
Canada (Music Canada)[4] 2× Platinum 200,000^
Japan (RIAJ)[5] Gold 100,000^
United States 1,440,000[6]

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ "Allmusic review". Retrieved August 4, 2010.
  2. ^ "GOLD ALBUM 他認定作品 2000年8月度" [Gold Albums, and other certified works. September 2000 Edition] (PDF). The Record (Bulletin) (in Japanese). Chūō, Tokyo: Recording Industry Association of Japan. 491: 8. October 10, 2000. Archived from the original (PDF) on January 22, 2014. Retrieved January 22, 2014.
  3. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2000 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association.
  4. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Various Artists – MISSION IMPOSSIBLE II - ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK". Music Canada.
  5. ^ "Japanese album certifications – Various Artists – Mission: Impossible 2 (soundtrack)" (in Japanese). Recording Industry Association of Japan.
  6. ^ Basham, David (February 7, 2002). "Got Charts?". Mtv. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
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