Franz Ferdinand song leads 'Madden' soundtrack

Track also slated for band's next album

NEW YORK -- A new Franz Ferdinand song, "Lucid Dreams," leads the in-game soundtrack to the EA Sports video game "Madden 09," which his stores Aug. 12. The cut is also expected to appear on the Scottish rock act's next Epic album, due in February.

Gym Class Heroes' "I'm Home" is another pre-release exclusive for "Madden"; the song will be included on the group's upcoming album, "The Quilt," due Sept. 9 via Fueled by Ramen/Atlantic.

The 26-song soundtrack is rounded out by the Busta Rhymes/Linkin Park collaboration "We Made It," the Truth's "Workin'" featuring Good Charlotte and tracks from All-American Rejects, Disturbed, From First to Last, Senses Fail, the Offspring, Shinedown, Trivium and Kardinal Offishall.

To help promote the soundtrack, a different as-yet-unannounced artist will perform on a late night show the week of Aug. 4, according to EA.

Here is the "Madden 09" track list:

Airbourne, "Stand Up for Rock'N'Roll"
Busta Rhymes, "We Made It" featuring Linkin Park
Disturbed, "Inside the Fire"
Franz Ferdinand, "Lucid Dreams"
From First to Last, "Worlds Away"
Gym Class Heroes, "I'm Home"
Hollywood Undead, "Undead"
In Flames, "The Mirror's Truth"
Innerpartysystem, "Don't Stop"
Izza Kizza, "Millionaire"
Kardinal Offishall, "Burnt" featuring Lindo P
Kidz in the Hall, "Blackout"
KOVAS, "Wax On, Wax Off"
Mindless Self Indulgence, "Never Wanted to Dance"
Rev Theory, "Hell Yeah"
Senses Fail, "Wolves at the Door"
Shinedown, "Devour"
The All-American Rejects, "The Real World (Demo)"
The Fashion, "Like Knives"
The Offspring, "Hammerhead"
Trivium, "Into the Mouth of Hell We March"
Tyga, "Diamond Life"
Underoath, "Desperate Times, Desperate Measures"
Wale, "Breakdown" featuring Southeast Slim
The Truth, "Workin'" featuring Good Charlotte