Trolls: The Beat Goes On!
Based onTrolls
by DreamWorks Animation
Developed by
Voices of
Theme music composerJeannie Lurie, Mia Minichiello, and Matias Mora
Opening theme"Hair in the Air"
by Kenz Hall and Skylar Astin
Ending themevarious ending themes
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons8
No. of episodes52 (list of episodes)
Executive producerMatthew Beans
ProducerFrank Molieri (supervising)
Running time24 minutes
Production companyDreamWorks Animation Television
Original release
ReleaseDecember 19, 2017 (2017-12-19) –
November 22, 2019 (2019-11-22)[1]
Trolls: TrollsTopia

Trolls: The Beat Goes On! is an American animated television series produced by DreamWorks Animation. Based on the 3D computer-animated comedy musical film of the same name, the show premiered on Netflix on December 19, 2017, in the United States and takes place between the events of the first film and the sequel, Trolls World Tour. Amanda Leighton, Skylar Astin, Kari Wahlgren, Sam Lerner, David Kaye, David Fynn, Sean T. Krishnan, Kevin Michael Richardson, and Fryda Wolff provide the new voices for Princess Poppy, Branch, Bridget, King Gristle, King Peppy, Biggie and Mr. Dinkles, Guy Diamond, Smidge, DJ Suki and Satin & Chenille for this series respectively; only [2] Ron Funches and Walt Dohrn reprise their roles as Cooper and Cloud Guy, also respectively.[3] Matt Lowe also voices Creek in the series, who returns in "Creek Week".

Hannah Friedman, Sam Friedman, and Matthew Beans developed the series, with music from Alex Geringas and original songs by Alana Da Fonseca.[4] James Zahn of The Rock Father confirmed that there would be a second season,[5] which was released on March 9 and consists of seven episodes.[6]

The third season was released on August 24, 2018,[7] the fourth season on November 2, 2018,[8] the fifth season on January 18, 2019,[9] the sixth season on April 9, 2019,[10] the seventh season on August 27, 2019,[11] and the eighth and final season was released on November 22, 2019.[12]

A new Trolls series called Trolls: TrollsTopia was released on Hulu on November 19, 2020.[13][14] It was also released on Peacock on the same day.[15][16]

Cast and characters

Main characters

Supporting characters


Main article: List of Trolls: The Beat Goes On! episodes

SeasonSegmentsEpisodesOriginally released
1126January 19, 2018 (2018-01-19)
2147March 9, 2018 (2018-03-09)
3126August 24, 2018 (2018-08-24)
4137November 2, 2018 (2018-11-02)
5126January 18, 2019 (2019-01-18)
6126April 9, 2019 (2019-04-09)
7147August 27, 2019 (2019-08-27)
8147November 22, 2019 (2019-11-22)


DreamWorks Trolls - The Beat Goes On! (Music From the TV Series)
Soundtrack album by
Cast of Trolls: The Beat Goes On!
ReleasedMarch 16, 2018
LabelRCA Records


All tracks are written by Da Fonseca and Yaeger except written

1."Hair In The Air"Jeannie Lurie, Mia Minichiello, & Matias MoraKenz Hall,[17] Skylar Astin, & Ensemble2:16
2."Happily Ever After" Aleque Reid,[18] Astin, & Ensemble2:34
3."One and Only Love" Kari Wahlgren, Sam Lerner2:22
4."Sunshine All the Time" Fryda Wolff2:35
5."Best Day Ever" Reid[18]2:32
6."Party On" Kevin Michael Richardson2:20
7."Forgive Me (Show Version)" Astin2:24
8."Move Ya Body" Walt Dohrn2:42
9."The Other Side of the Storm" Reid,[18] Astin2:58
10."Happy Prank Day" Reid,[18] Ensemble Cast2:18
11."Rap Battle Suite" Reid,[18] Richardson, Utkarsh Ambudkar, David Fynn2:15
12."Dance It Out" Reid[18]2:49
13."The Winners" Reid[18]2:22
14."Forgive Me (Remix)" Astin2:22


The series was released internationally on Netflix. It was also aired on linear television in the United States on Universal Kids, in the United Kingdom on Pop, Tiny Pop and Pop Max, in Australia on ABC Me, in Canada on Family, in South Africa on, in Southeast Asia on DreamWorks Channel Asia, in the Philippines on TV5 (dubbed in Filipino) and in Pakistan on Pop.

The series was also released for broadcast in South Korea on Tooniverse. The main theme of the program, "Hair in the Air", is sung in its Korean version featuring vocals from Red Velvet's Yeri and NCT's Jeno, Jaemin, and Renjun.

Home media

Trolls: The Beat Goes On! - Seasons 1 - 4, containing all of the episodes from seasons 1–4, was released on DVD on May 7, 2019, by Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.


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  9. ^ "DreamWorks Trolls on Instagram: "It's FRIYAY and @Netflix has all-new episodes of Trolls: The Beat Goes On!"". Instagram. Archived from the original on 2021-12-26.
  10. ^ "DreamWorks Trolls on Instagram: "Head to @Netflix now to discover all-new episodes of Trolls: The Beat Goes On!"". Instagram. Archived from the original on 2021-12-26.
  11. ^ "DreamWorks Trolls on Instagram: "Grab your friends, and head over to Netflix to stream all-new episodes of Trolls: The Beat Goes On!"". Instagram. Archived from the original on 2021-12-26.
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  15. ^ Pedersen, Erik (January 16, 2020). "Peacock Programming: List Of NBCUniversal Streaming Service's Series, Films, Sports, News & More". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 13, 2020.
  16. ^ Trailers: Peacock Premieres ‘TrollsTopia’ & ‘The Mighty Ones’ This Month
  17. ^ LDS Former "American Idol" Contestant Is Lead Singing Voice for Upcoming Netflix Series
  18. ^ a b c d e f g My sister @7aleque7 is the singing voice of #Poppy for @netflix and @dreamworksanimation 's @trolls (She's Poppy on soundtrack on all except for Hair in the Air)