The Super Mario Bros. theme’s inclusion in the National Recording Registry is even more impressive when you look at the 24 other inductees announced today, which include John Lennon’s Imagine, Led Zeppelin’s Stairway to Heaven, Madonna’s Like a Virgin, Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You, and Carl Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot. It finds itself alongside some impressive company, but certainly earned its place amongst today’s honorees.


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