World Music in Film [7/17 – 7/23]

17 Jul

Music is an important part of the cinematic experience. This week, we’ll explore the contributions of World Music to the world of film, and hear songs from memorable movies like Hotel Rwanda, Babel and Something’s Gotta Give.

 

ARTIST

SONG

ALBUM

LABEL

COUNTRY

TIME

1

Paolo Conte

Via Con Me

No Reservations Soundtrack

Decca

Italy

2:27

2

Daniel Luna

El Besito Cachicurris

Babel – Music From and Inspired By the Motion Picture

Concord Records

Mexico

3:40

3

Giulia y Los Tellarini

La Ley del Retiro

Vicky Cristina Barcelona Soundtrack

Telarc

Spain

2:14

4

Federico Aubele

Postales

Poseidon Soundtrack / Nuevo Latino

Interscope Records / Putumayo

Argentina

4:05

5

Majek Fashek

Love and Affection

Fool’s Gold Soundtrack / Romantica

Varese Sarabande / Putumayo

Nigeria

3:25

6

Bernard Kabanda

Olugendo Lw’e Bulaya

Hotel Rwanda: Music From the Film

Commotion Records

Uganda

4:00

7

Les Escrocs

Assedic

Something’s Gotta Give Soundtrack / Acoustic France

Sony Music Entertainment / Putumayo

France

4:22

8

Shakira

Hay Amores

Love in the Time of Cholera Soundtrack

New Line Records

Colombia

3:31

9

Joe Dassin

Les Champs-Elysees

The Darjeeling Limited Soundtrack

Sony Music

France

2:39

10

Os Mutantes

Baby

Forgetting Sarah Marshall: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Verve Forecast

Brazil

3:42

11

AR Raman & Chinmayee

Tere Bina

Guru Soundtrack

SonyBMG India

India

5:09

12

Dick Annegarn

Coutances

The Science of Sleep Soundtrack

Astralwerks

Netherlands

2:55

13

Salif Keita

Tomorrow

Ali Motion Picture Soundtrack

SonyBMG

Mali

5:11

14

Nouvelle Vague

Manner of Speaking

A Mighty Heart (Music from the Motion Picture)

Bulletproof

France

3:57

15

Jorge Drexler

Al Otro Lado Del Rio

The Motorcycle Diaries Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Edge Music

Uruguay

3:14