Blog JBFC Mixtapes, Vol. 21: Social Distancing Sing-Along

Posted March 24, 2020

by JBFC Digital Marketing Associate Paige Grand Pré

JBFC Mixtapes is an initiative from the Burns to highlight the music—from soundtracks to scores—that makes the cinematic experience so special. Vol. 21 comes to us from JBFC Digital Marketing Associate Paige Grand Pré, who compiled a list of the all-time best cinematic sing-alongs. She writes: “I know a lot of us—myself included—are struggling with social distancing, so I figured I’d do the next best thing and put together a virtual sing-along. I’m a big fan of movie musicals to begin with, but I also love when characters in a non-musical break out in song, too—there’s something so human and beautiful about the idea that certain emotions can only be expressed by belting them out. Here’s hoping this mixtape offers us a way to celebrate that feeling of pure joy and perhaps offer some peace of mind knowing that somewhere out there, maybe—just maybe—someone else is singing along with you too.” You can start singing along by listening through the embedded player below, or save the playlist to listen offline later!



JBFC Mixtapes, Vol. 21: Social Distancing Sing-Along Track Listing

  1. “Tiny Dancer” by Elton John, from Almost Famous (Crowe, 2000)
  2. “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen, from Wayne’s World (Spheeris, 1992)
  3. “You Don’t Own Me” by Lesley Gore, from First Wives Club (Wilson, 1996)
  4. “Shout, Pts. 1 & 2” by The Isley Brothers, from National Lampoon’s Animal House (Landis, 1978)
  5. “I Say a Little Prayer” by Dionne Warwick, from My Best Friend’s Wedding (Hogan, 1997)
  6. “Johnny B. Goode” by Chuck Berry, from Back to the Future (Zemeckis, 1985)
  7. “Pocketful of Sunshine” by Natasha Bedingfield, from Easy A (Gluck, 2010)
  8. “Cell Block Tango” Cast Recording, from Chicago (Marshall, 2002)
  9. “The Time Warp” Cast Recording, from Rocky Horror Picture Show (Sharman, 1975)
  10. “In Dreams” by Roy Orbinson, from Blue Velvet (Lynch, 1986)
  11. “Afternoon Delight” by Starland Vocal Band, from Anchorman (McKay, 2004)
  12. “My Guy” by Mary Wells, from Sister Act (Ardolino, 1992)
  13. “Sugarhigh” by Coyote Shivers, from Empire Records (Moyle, 1995)
  14. “We Go Together” Cast Recording, from Grease (Kleiser, 1978)
  15. “These Eyes” by The Guess Who, from Superbad (Mottola, 2007)
  16. “Twist and Shout” by The Beatles, from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (Hughes, 1986)
  17. “Sweet Child O’ Mine” by Guns N’ Roses, from Step Brothers (McKay, 2008)
  18. “Walking on Sunshine” by Katrina & The Waves, from High Fidelity (Frears, 2000)
  19. “Elephant Love Medley” by Ewan McGregor & Nicole Kidman, from Moulin Rouge! (Luhrmann, 2001)
  20. “Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You” by Frankie Valli, from 10 Things I Hate About You (Junger, 1999)
  21. “Here Comes Your Man” by the Pixies, from 500 Days of Summer (Webb, 2009)
  22. “I Put a Spell on You” by Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, from Hocus Pocus (Ortega, 1993)
  23. “Lay All Your Love On Me” by ABBA, from Mamma Mia! (Lloyd, 2008)
  24. “You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling” by The Righteous Brothers, from Top Gun (Scott, 1986)
  25. “You Can’t Stop the Beat” – Broadway Cast Recording Version, from Hairspray (Waters, 1988)
  26. “Banana Boat (Day-O)” by Harry Belafonte, from Beetlejuice (Burton, 1988)
  27. “You’re so Vain” by Carly Simon, from How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (Petrie, 2003)


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