Serious music for a casual game

Hundreds of millions of people around the world hear Johan Holmström's music every day. Johan composed music for Candy Crush Soda Saga, which folks downloaded some half-a-billion times to their phones and tablets.

Candy Crush Soda Saga is categorized as a "casual" game, making the music that much more impressive. Holmström had the opportunity to record the soundtrack using the London Symphony Orchestra at Abbey Road Studios — for a casual game!

And the music is pretty great; unlike previous Candy Crush soundtracks, Soda Saga's music is longer and goes through mood changes before looping back around to the beginning.

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