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Featuring hit songs of Motion Pictures

Song Title Original Arist Movie Title(s)
AbcJackson 5“Daddy Daycare” (Eddie Murphy)
Across the UniverseBeatles“Across the Universe”
Ain’t NobodyChaka Khan“Breakin”
All Day & All of the NightKinks“The Boat that Rocked”
American WomanLenny Kravitz“Austin Powers 2: The Spy Who Shagged Me”(Heather Graham, Mike Myers)
AngelSarah McLachlan“City of Angels”
At the HopDanny and the Juniors“American Graffiti” (1973)
Baby BabyAmy Grant“Mr. & Mrs. Smith,” “Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle” (2004)
Baby LoveSupremes“Jackie Brown” (1997)
Bad Moon RisingCCR“American Werewolf in London” (1981), “The Twilight Zone: The Movie” (1982)
Banana BoatHarry Belafonte“Beetle Juice”
Beautiful StrangerMadonna“Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me” (1999)
BelieveCher“Land of the Lost” (two main characters are singing the the song on a vibrating "vortext triangle")
BenMichael Jackson“Ben” (1972)
Bennie and the JetsElton John“My Girl 2”
Besame Mucho“Great Expectations,” “Naked Gun 2 ス,” “The Smell of Fear,” “Paid,” “Juno,” “Moscow Does Not Believe In Tears,” “Arizona Dream,” “Moon Over Parador,” “Mona Lisa Smile”
Blitzkreig BopRamones“Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius” (2001)
Boot Scootin BoogieBrooks and Dunn“Kevin of the North” (2001)
Born to be WildSteppenwolf“Easy Rider” (Dennis Hopper, Peter Fonda, 1969)
Bring Me to LifeEvanescence“Daredevil” (Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner)
Brown Eyed GirlVan Morrison“The Big Chill” (1983), “Born On THE Fourth of July” (1989), “Sleeping With the Enemy” (Julia Roberts, 1991)
Bye Bye ByeN’Sync“Crossroads” (Britney Spears)
Call MeBlondie“American Gigilo”
Can’t Buy Me LoveBeatles“Can’t Buy Me Love” (Patrick Dempsey, 1987)
Can’t Help Falling in LoveUB40“Honeymoon in Vegas”
Can’t Fight This FeelingREO Speedwagon“Not Another Teen Movie,” “Waiting…,” “Kickin it Old School,” “Sex Drive
Can’t Take My Eyes Off of YouFrankie Valli“The Deer Hunter,” “Conspiracy Theory”
Close to YouCarpenters“Parenthood” (Steve Martin 1989)
CongaMiami Sound Machine“The Heartbreak Kid” (2007), “Birdcage”
Could You Be LovedBob Marley“Blue Crush” (2002), “50 First Dates” (2004), “Catch a Fire” (2006), “Fool’s Gold” (2008)
Dancing QueenAbba“Mama Mia” & “Muriel’s Wedding” (Australian Movie—Toni Collette, Rachel Griffith)
Disco InferoThe Trammps“Saturday Night Fever”
Do Wah DiddyManfred Mann“Stripes” (1981), “My Girl”
Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On MeRoger Daltry of The Who“The Lost Boys” (1987)
Don’t StopFleetwood Mac“Accepted” (2006)
Don’t Stop BelievinJourney“Monster” (based on a true story of a female serial killer 2003) This song was used in an episode of animated TV series Family Guy where Peter, Joe, Cleveland, and Quagmire did a drunken karaoke rendition of the song. The scene actually helped the download sales of the song
DowntownPetula Clark“Girl Interrupted,” “Flight of the Intruder”
Dream A Little Dream of MeMama Cass Elliot“Dream a Little Dream”
Everybody HurtsREM“Everybody Hurts” (1992), “Bewitched” (2005)
Everything I do I do It For YouBryan Adams“Robin Hood: Prince of Theives” (Kevin Costner)
FernandoABBA“The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert” (1993), “Muriel’s Wedding” (1994), “ABBA: The Movie” (1977)
First Time Ever I Saw Your FaceRoberta flack“Play Misty For Me” (Clint Eastwood, 1972)
Fortunate SonCCR“Forest Gump”
FunkytownLipps Inc / Selena“Shrek 2,” /“Selena”
Gimme ShelterRolling Stones“Gimme Shelter” (documented the Stones ’69 tour)
Gimme Some LovinSpencer Davis Group“Notting Hill” (1999), “Days of Thunder,” “The Big Chill,” Sleepers”
Girl From IpanemaStan Getz“The Color of Money” (1986), “Girl Interrupted” (1997)
Girls Just Wanna Have FunCyndi LAuper“Clueless” (Alicia Silverstone)
Give It To Me BabyRick James“She’s All That”
Gonna Make You SweatCC Music Factory“The Super,” “Man of the House” (Chevy Chase), “Old School,” “Superstar”
Groove is in the HeartDeee-lite“Can’t Hardly Wait” (1999), “Lost and Found” (1999), “Charlie’s Angels” (2001), “I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry” (2007)
Half BreedCher“Lords of Dogtown”
Head Over HeelsGoGo’s“13 Going on 30”
HeatwaveMartha and the Vandellas“Sister Act” (Whoopi Goldberg, 1992)
HeavenBryan Adams“A Night in Heaven” (1983)
Hello I Love YouThe Doors“Platoon,” “Casualties of War”
Highway to HellACDC“Little Nicky,” “School of Rock” (In the film School of Rock Jack Black teaches the riff to the guitarist in the band.)
Hot in HerreNelly“Agent Cody Banks”
Hot StuffDonna Summer“The Full Monty,” “Eurotrip”
Hound DogElvis“American Graffiti,” Forrest Gump,” “Lilo and Stitch,” “A Few Good Men,” “Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull”
I Got You BabeSonny and Cher“Groundhog Day” (Bill Murray, 1993)
I Heard It Through The GrapevineMarvin Gaye“The Big Chill” (1983), “Remember the Titans” (2001)
I Just Called to Say I Love YouStevie Wonder“The Woman in Red” (Kelly Lebrock, Gene wilder)
I Love Rock n RollBritney SpearsCrossRoads
I Saw Her Standing ThereBeatles“Rain Man” (Tom Cruise, Dustin Hoffman)
I Wanna Dance With SomebodyWhitney Houston“13 Going on 30”
I Will SurviveGloria Gaynor“In And Out,” “Four Weddings And A Funeral,” “The Replacements,” “Men In Black II,” “Man On The Moon,” “The Adventures Of Priscilla: Queen Of The Desert,” “The First Wives Club” and “Coyote Ugly”
ImagineJohn Lennon“Mr. Holland’s Opus” (1995)
I’m So ExcitedPointer Sisters“National Lampoon’s Vacation” (1983), “Deceptions” (1985), “Working Girl (1988), Hot Shot! Part Deux (1993), “The Nutty Professor” (1996)
In Your EyesPeter Gabriel“Say Anything” (1989)
Into The GrooveMadonna“Desperately Seeking Susan” (in film but not on soundtrack)
Isn’t She LovelyStevie Wonder“The Fighting Temptations” (Cuba Gooding Jr., 2003)
It’s in his KissBetty Everett“Mermaids” (Cher, 1990)
It’s Not UnusualTom Jones“House Arrest” (1996), “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” (Johnny Depp), “Edward Scissorhands,” “Mars Attacks!”
It’s too LateCarole King“The Lake House” (Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock, 2006)
Jailhouse RockBlues Bros“Blues Brothers”
JamminBob Marley“Captain Ron,” “How High”
Jessie’s GirlRick Springfield“13 going on 30” (Jennifer Garner)
Jive TalkingBee Gees“Saturday Night Fever” (1977)
Jump for my LovePointer Sisters“Love Actually” (2004)
Jumping Jack FlashRolling Stones“Jumping Jack Flash,” “Mean Streets,” “Night Shift”
Just a GirlNo Doubt“Romy and Michelle’s High School Reunion” (Lisa Kudrow, Mira Sorvino)
Kiss from a RoseSeal“Batman Forever”
La BambaRitchie Valens“La Bamba”
La CarcachaSelena“Selena”
Lady in RedChris DeBurgh“American Psycho” (2000; The song appears briefly as Patrick Bateman, played by Christian Bale, is listening to it in his office on his walkman), “Working Girl” (1988), “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story,” “Baby Mama” (2008)
Lady MarmaladeMissy Elliot, Christina Aguilera…“Moulin Rouge”
Last DanceDonna Summer / Selena“Thank God it’s Friday” (1978), “Selena”
Leader of the PackShangri-Las“Goodfellas”
Let’s DanceDavid BowieCharlie Wilson's War” (the original song is heard on the jukebox in the bar scene where Charlie Wilson finds out his charges for cocaine use have been dropped)
Let’s Get it StartedBlack Eyed Peas“Barbershop 2: Back in Business,” “Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle,” “It’s a Boy/Girl Thing,” “White Chicks
Let’s GrooveEarth Wind and Fire“Waterboy,” “Drumline,” “The Emperor's New Groove 2: Kronk's New Groove,” “Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian”
Live to tellMadonna“At Close Range”
Livin’ la Vida LocaRicky Martin“Shrek 2”
Livin’ On A PrayerBon Jovi“Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle”
Louie LouieKingsmen“National Lampoon’s Animal House”
Love HurtsNazareth“Dazed and Confused,” “Detroit Rock City,” “Together, “Halloween”
Love TrainOjays“Hitch”
Luck StarMadonna“Snatch” (2001)
Magic Carpet RideSteppenwolf“Candy” (1968)
Mona Lisanat King Cole“Mona Lisa” (British Film, 1987)
Monster MashBobby Picket“Monster mash” (1995), “Halloween 3”
Moon RiverHenry Mancini“Breakfast at Tiffany’s”
Mustang SallyWilson Picket“The Commitments” (1991), “The Blues Bros”
My GirlTemptations“My Girl” (Macaulay Culkin)
My GuyMary Wells“Sister Act” (turned to a gospel song “My God”)
My Heart Will Go onCeline Dion“Titanic”
Need You TonightINXS“Coyote Ugly”
Never on a SundayChordettes“Never on a Sunday”
New York New YorkFrank Sinatra“New York New York” (1977)
Night FeverBeeGees“Saturday Night Fever”
Nine to FiveDolly Parton“Nine to Five”
Old Time Rock n RollBob Seger“Risky Business” (1983)
One LoveBob Marley“Marley and Me”
One Way or anotherBlondie“Rugrats”
Over the RainbowJudy Garland“Wizard of Oz”
Paint it BlackRolling Stones“The Devil’s Advocate”
Peggy SueBuddy Holly“Peggy Sue Got Married” (1986)
Play That Funky MusicWild Cherry“Evolution” (2001), “The New Guy” (2002), “American Pie: Band Camp” (2005)
Phantom of the Opera“Phantom of the Opera”
Praise YouFatboy Slim“Cruel Intentions”
Pretty WomanRoy Orbison“Pretty Woman” (Julia Roberts, Richard Gere)
Pump Up The JamTechnotronic“You Don’t Mess With Zohan” (2008)
Que SeraDoris DayAlfed Hitchcock’s “The Man Who Knew Too Much”
Raindrops Keep Fallin on My HeadBJ Thomas“Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid”
Ramblin ManAllman Bros“The Exocist” (a short part of the song was used in the movie, 1973)
Rapper’s DelightSugarhill Gang“The Wedding Singer”
RespectAretha Franklin“Platoon,” “Forrest Gump,” “Mystic Pizza,” “Back to school”
Rhinestone CowboyGlen Campbell“Rhinstone” (Dolly Parton, Syvester Stallone), “High School High,” “Daddy DayCare”
Rock Around the ClockBill Haley and the Comets“Rock Around the Clock” (1956), “Don’t Knock the ROcj” (1957)
Rocket ManElton John“The Rock,” “Rocketman,” “The Astronaught Farmer” (2007)
Rock n Roll All NightKiss“Dazed and Confused”
Rock n Roll Part 2Gary Glitter“The Full Monty,” “Bedazzled,” Duets,” “D2: The Mighty Ducks”
Roll Over BeethovenChuck Berry“Beethoven” (1992)
SatisfactionRolling Stones“Apocalypse Now” (1979)
Sharp Dressed ManZZ Top“Evan Almighty”
Sheena is a Punk RockerRamones“Pet Sematary” (In the film, a truck driver about to run over a child is distracted by singing along to the tune)
SOSABBA“ABBA: The Movie”
Stand By Your ManTammy Wynette“Five Easy Pieces” (Jack Nicholson, Karen Black), “The Blues Bros,” “Sleepless in Seattle”
Stayin AliveBeegees“Saturday Night Fever”
Strangers in the NightFrank Sinatra“A Man Could Get Killed”
Sugar, SugarArchies“Bee Movie,” “A Very Brady Sequel”
Summer LoveOlivia Newton John“Grease”
SuperFreakRick James Bitch! Haha“Little Miss Sunshine”
SuperstitionStevie Wonder“Vampire in Brooklyn,” “I, Robot” (Will Smith), “Stealing Beauty”
SurrenderCheap Trick“Fast Times at Ridgemont High” (1983)
Sweet EmotionAerosmith“Dazed and Confused,” “Starsky and Hutch”
Sweet Home AlabamaLynryd Skynyrd“Sweet Home Alabama” (2001), 8 Mile (Eminem does a rap version2001), “Forest Gump,” “Con Air” (1997)
Take a PictureFilter“Girl Next Door”
TequilaThe Champs“Pee Wee’s Big Adventure”
That’ll be the dayBuddy Holly and the Crickets“American Graffiti,” “October Sky”
That’s The WayKC and the Sunshine Band“Starsky and Hutch,” “Carlito’s Way”
The WandererDion“The Wanderers” (1979), “Behind Enemy Lines” (2001)
Three Little Birdsbob Marley“I Am Legend” (Will Smith)
This Guy’s in Love With YouHerb Albert“Two Hands,” “The Boat That Rocked”
Truly Madly DeeplySavage Garden“Music from Another Room”
Twist and ShoutBeatles“Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” “Back to School”
Two PrincesSpin Doctors“Pooh ‘s Heffalump Movie” (Disney’s Winnie the Pooh film)
Unchained MelodyRighteous Bros“Unchained” (1955), “Ghost” (1990)
UnforgettableNat King Cole“Watchmen” (2009)
Up Where We belongJoe Cocker, Jennifer Warnes“An Officer and a Gentleman” (1983)
VacationGoGo’s“Fahrenheit 911,” “From Justin to Kelly” (2003)
Walking on SunshineKatrina and the Waves“The Secret of My Success” (1987), “Bean: The Ultimate Disaster Movie (1997),” and American Psycho (2000). Also, Jack Black's character in “High Fidelity” (2000) plays this song on a cassette tape.
WaterlooABBA“Muriel’s Wedding” (1994)
We Got the BeatGoGo’s“Fast Times at Ridgemont High”
Welcome to the JungleGuns n Roses“Lean on Me,” “The Program,” “Selena,” “The Dead Pool”
What a Wonderful WorldLouis Armstrong“Good Morning Vietnam”
What Have You Done For Me LatelyJanet Jackson“The Parent Trap III”
What is LifeGeorge Harrison“Patch Adams,” “Away We Go,” “Big Daddy,”
When I Fall in LoveCeline Dion, Clive Griffin“Sleepless in Seattle”
What I like Bout YouRomantix“Richie Rich” (2004), “Shrek 2” (2004), “Surf’s Up” (2007)
White RabbitGrace Slick“Go Ask Alice” (1973), “Summer of Love” (1967)
White WeddingBilly Idol“The Wedding Singer”
Wooly BoolySam the Sham“Full Metal Jacket” (1987)
Working for the WeekendLoverboy“Zoolander,” “Click”
YeahUsher“Hitch” (Will Smith)
You Can’t Hurry LovePhil Collins / Dixie Chicks“You Can’t Hurry Love” (1982)/ “Runaway Bride”
You Dropped A Bomb On MeGap Band“Next Friday,” “Brooklyn Rules”
You Shook Me All Night LongACDC“A Knight’s Tale”
You Lost That Lovin FeelinRighteous Bros“Top Gun”
Your SongElton John“Welcome Home,” Moulin Rouge” (2001)
You’re the First, The Last, My EverythingBarry White“Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason” (2004), “Money Talks” (Charlie Sheen, Heather Locklear)