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Royalty Free suspense-tension music

Place your audience on the edge of their seat with this music full of cinematic tension and suspense.

Found 224 tracks: suspense-tension

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The Tunnel
The Tunnel
The Tunnel
Suspense/Tension
cinematic, tension, exciting, epic, dark, tension building, menace, menacing, unknown, sinister
1.47
Do Not Enter
Do Not Enter
Do Not Enter
Drama
eerie, textural, pan pipe, tension, danger, unknown, mystery, thriller, espionage
2.09
Don't Go There
Don't Go There
Don't Go There
Historic/Period
scary, tension, warning, desert, epic, ancient
1.47
The Battle
The Battle
The Battle
Historic/Period
epic, heroic, dramatic, tension, war, battle, fight, cinematic, conflict, strife
2.25
Dark Days
Dark Days
Dark Days
Suspense/Tension
tension, drone, cinematic, eerie, creepy, dark, threat, threatening, menace, menacing
2.30
Face To Face
Face To Face
Face To Face
Drama
epic, action, exciting, chase, war, cinematic, tension, mystery, thriller, drama
2.04
Nest
Nest
Nest
Suspense/Tension
moody, dark, cinematic, drama, epic, heroic, tension, danger, dangerous, conflict
2.24
Searching
Searching
Searching
Suspense/Tension
rhythm, epic, heroic, action, tension, cinematic, tension building, discordant, edgy, nervy
2.02
Dark Ambience 2
Dark Ambience 2
Dark Ambience 2
Suspense/Tension
dark, drones, underscore, fear, moody, beds, space, minimal, empty space, void
2.43
Dark Ambience 4
Dark Ambience 4
Dark Ambience 4
Soundbeds/Bridges/Stings
dark, drones, underscore, fear, moody, beds, space, minimal, empty space, void
8.21
Dark Ambience 5
Dark Ambience 5
Dark Ambience 5
Drama
dark, drones, underscore, fear, moody, beds, other worldly, spooky, ghostly, spirits
7.49
Dark Ambience 6
Dark Ambience 6
Dark Ambience 6
Soundbeds/Bridges/Stings
dark, drones, underscore, fear, moody, beds, space, minimal, empty space, void
7.51
Dark Ambience 10
Dark Ambience 10
Dark Ambience 10
Soundbeds/Bridges/Stings
dark, drones, underscore, fear, moody, beds, space, minimal, empty space, void
6.49
Boardroom Battle
Boardroom Battle
Boardroom Battle
Corporate
serious, the apprentice, commerce, important, tension, dramatic, masterchef, big business, rousing
3.48
Seven Days Since
Seven Days Since
Seven Days Since
Corporate
recap, in last week's episode, tension, overview, the apprentice
1.56
Thinking Time
Thinking Time
Thinking Time
Suspense/Tension
in the boardroom, retail, decision, masterchef, the apprentice, drama, dramatic, suspense, tension, menace
3.09
Dark Lands
Dark Lands
Dark Lands
Suspense/Tension
cinematic, epic, tension, biblical, danger, suspense, dark, dramatic, conflict, threat
1.47
Messianic Secret
Messianic Secret
Messianic Secret
Suspense/Tension
creepy, suspense, tension, dark, danger, evil, tense, foreboding, threatening
1.39
Dead Letter Mystery
Dead Letter Mystery
Dead Letter Mystery
Suspense/Tension
atmospheric, tension, secret, discovery, dark, foreboding, dark, scary, creepy, tense
2.43
Road To Jerusalem
Road To Jerusalem
Road To Jerusalem
Cinematic
biblical, tension, drone, dark, defeat, rising up, rebellion, insurrection, action, tense
1.28
Ancient History Unfolding
Ancient History Unfolding
Ancient History Unfolding
Drama
tension, mystery, discovering, ancient, historic, secret revealed, shock, dramatic, unexpected, mysterious
1.52
Mystery Land
Mystery Land
Mystery Land
Historic/Period
ambient, mystery, journey, Islam, middle east, tension, suspense, drama
1.43
Dark Moving Land
Dark Moving Land
Dark Moving Land
Suspense/Tension
atmospheric, tension, secret, discovery, dark, foreboding, emptiness, void, scary, creepy
3.42
Dead Sea
Dead Sea
Dead Sea
Suspense/Tension
cinematic, epic, tension, biblical, danger, suspense, drama, dark, foreboding, uncertainty
2.32
Secrets Of The Desert
Secrets Of The Desert
Secrets Of The Desert
Drama
ambient, mystery, journey, islam, middle east, tension, suspense, thriller, drama, espionage
1.18
Dangerous Chemistry
Dangerous Chemistry
Dangerous Chemistry
Suspense/Tension
mysterious, drama, factual, eerie, clock, science, breaking bad, tense, tension, suspense
2.31
Element of Unknown
Element of Unknown
Element of Unknown
Suspense/Tension
atmospheric, science, technology, bed, space, unworldy, edgy, nerve racking, creepy, tense
1.19
Weightlessness
Weightlessness
Weightlessness
Underscores/Voiceover
atmospheric, science, technology, bed, space, unworldy, edgy, tense, suspense, espionage
2.25
Shoot the Moon
Shoot the Moon
Shoot the Moon
Suspense/Tension
distant guitars, landscape, ambient, thrash, rock, anthemic, tension building, loud, suspense, tense
4.42
The Fire Within
The Fire Within
The Fire Within
Suspense/Tension
volcano, perilous, danger, menace, warning, storm coming, menacing, threatening, dark, suspense
4.26
Innovation Inspiration
Innovation Inspiration
Innovation Inspiration
Drama
moody, soft piano arpeggio, drama, documentary, tension building, dramatic, serious, feelings, emotion
3.47
Million Miles Away
Million Miles Away
Million Miles Away
Historic/Period
tension, military drums, war, soldiers, world war, dark, uneasy, conflict
1.57
Prepare For Battle
Prepare For Battle
Prepare For Battle
Historic/Period
action cue, violence, fight, war, battle, evil, evil forces, conflict, clash, tension
1.09
Silver Lining
Silver Lining
Silver Lining
Suspense/Tension
unnerving synths, dark atmospheric, ambient, textures, mystery, suspense, uneasy, minimal, edgy, tension building
2.15
Red Morning
Red Morning
Red Morning
Suspense/Tension
discordant, piano, mood, quiet, ambient, atmospheric, rainforest, wilderness, jungle, dawn
2.50
Troubled Dreams
Troubled Dreams
Troubled Dreams
Suspense/Tension
unsettling atmospheric drones and piano, ambient, sparse, tense, suspense, tension, thriller, drama, mystery, shadowy
1.52
Clock Shop
Clock Shop
Clock Shop
Suspense/Tension
jarring atmospheric drones, time, counting, clocks, eerie, mystery, dark ambient, clockwork, tense, tension
0.42
Time Stood Still
Time Stood Still
Time Stood Still
Drama
drama, barren, cold, icy, land, suspense, tension, winter, bleak, snow
2.03
Deep Echo
Deep Echo
Deep Echo
Cinematic
ambient, sparse, piano, tense, suspense, shimmering, droplets, water, long track, raindrops
5.43
Ambiswing
Ambiswing
Ambiswing
Suspense/Tension
lounge, jazz club, retro, spy, getaway, bullit, cool, urban, jazz, chase
3.28
Edge Of Beyond
Edge Of Beyond
Edge Of Beyond
Suspense/Tension
drama, mystery, John Barry, cold war, spy theme, thriller, long track, suspense, tension, espionage
5.57
Crisis of the City
Crisis of the City
Crisis of the City
Suspense/Tension
epic, trailer, danger, fear, trouble, urgency, escape, urgent, tense, tension
3.27
Dark Road
Dark Road
Dark Road
Action/Adventure
police, crime, serious, dark, groove, sub bass, suspense, action, drama, tension
2.07
Masserati
Masserati
Masserati
Action/Adventure
engines, car, edgy, power, roads, chase, F1, powerful, action, adventure
3.10
Over The Limit
Over The Limit
Over The Limit
Suspense/Tension
driving, car, edgy, power, energy, chasing, powerful, energetic, lively, fast moving
2.28
In the Shadows
In the Shadows
In the Shadows
Drama
drama, urban, mystery, tension, downbeat, tense, suspense, thriller, spy, espionage
1.40
Border of Iraq
Border of Iraq
Border of Iraq
World Music
dark, ambient ethnic drums, danger, tension, desert, Arabic, middle east, oud
1.55
Comedic Suspense
Comedic Suspense
Comedic Suspense
Drama
mystery, spoof, comic, spy, tension, quirky, curious, drama
3.07
On the run full version
On the run full version
On the run full version
Action/Adventure
active, uptempo, urgent, speed, suspense, tech, race, action, fast, chase
2.17
Mission Preparations underscore version
Mission Preparations underscore version
Mission Preparations underscore version
Drama
rousing, stirring, exciting, urgent, power, building, energetic, strategic, action, military
2.08