The song is a ska variation of the leitmotif used in "Bob-omb Battlefield" and "Cool, Cool Mountain", both being composed by Nintendo veteran composer Koji Kondo, used for several levels in Super Mario 64, including "The Princess's Secret Slide", "Tick Tock Clock", and "Rainbow Ride".
Being one of the most popular song from the game, it has been rearranged/reused in several other titles, including Super Smash Bros. Melee ("Rainbow Ride"), Super Mario Galaxy 2, Super Mario 3D World and Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Rips EditSlider - Super Mario 64, a simple 7 GRAND DAD joke that was nonetheless particularly fitting. This rip was the most viewed video on the channel at the time.
Following that, numerous other "Slider" rips were uploaded on the channel. Not counting "Circus", it is the track with the most variations on the channel (21 in the Super Mario 64 playlist, plus the other Mario games using it).
"Slider" is also sometimes used as a minor meme, referencing its sheer popularity on the channel.
- "All Super Mario Slide Themes Compilation (1996-2016)" on YouTube
- "SiIvaGunner Slider Medley" on YouTube (September 17, 2016)
|Frequently Ripped Tracks|
|A Secret Course • Beware the Forest's Mushrooms • BLOODY STREAM • Bob-omb Battlefield • Circus • DK Rap • Fairy's Fountain • Gerudo Valley • GO MY WAY!! • Gourmet Race • Ground Theme • Megalovania • Mt. Dedede • Mystic Mansion • Pollyanna • Pursuit ~ Cornered • Puzzle Room • Slider • Snow halation • Snowman • Starman • Take You For A Ride • Title Theme & Ending • Underground • Unknown from M.E. • We Are Number One • Wii Shop Channel • Wood Man|