Game Informer - It’s not an entirely new phenomenon. Surprise songs have been showing up in video games for quite some time, but it has become increasingly popular in this generation of video games. Sometimes they accompany secret areas, important plot moments, or they appear during the credits at the end of a game. They come out of nowhere, they usually have lyrics, and they always give you pause. Maybe it’s pause for laughter, or maybe it’s a pause to appreciate what’s happening in the game, but they’re always memorable. Here are some of our favorites.