Songs from Scandal: Music for Gladiators

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Songs from Scandal: Music for Gladiators compiles a fraction of the music heard throughout the first two seasons of Scandal. Apart from the Album Leaf's atmospheric instrumental "The Light," originally released in 2006, and Bettye LaVette's retro-soul contribution "Crazy" (2012), the selections consist of hit R&B singles from the '60s and '70s. This is more a sampler that hits upon a variety of the series' moods. Among the featured artists: Rufus & Chaka Khan ("Tell Me Something Good"), Booker T. & the MG's ("Green Onions"), Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell ("You're All I Need to Get By"), and Nina Simone ("I Think It's Going to ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Songs from Scandal: Music for Gladiators compiles a fraction of the music heard throughout the first two seasons of Scandal. Apart from the Album Leaf's atmospheric instrumental "The Light," originally released in 2006, and Bettye LaVette's retro-soul contribution "Crazy" (2012), the selections consist of hit R&B singles from the '60s and '70s. This is more a sampler that hits upon a variety of the series' moods. Among the featured artists: Rufus & Chaka Khan ("Tell Me Something Good"), Booker T. & the MG's ("Green Onions"), Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell ("You're All I Need to Get By"), and Nina Simone ("I Think It's Going to Rain Today").
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/3/2013
  • Label: Fantasy
  • UPC: 888072348301
  • Catalog Number: 34830
  • Sales rank: 41,153

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 War - Edwin Starr (3:21)
  2. 2 Green Onions - Booker T. & the MG's (2:54)
  3. 3 Everyday People - Sly & The Family Stone (2:22)
  4. 4 I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash (2:43)
  5. 5 Tell Me Something Good - Chaka Khan (3:33)
  6. 6 Get Down Tonight - KC & the Sunshine Band (3:13)
  7. 7 I Believe in You (You Believe in Me) - Johnnie Taylor (5:07)
  8. 8 Respect Yourself - The Staple Singers (4:10)
  9. 9 Crazy - Bettye LaVette (5:45)
  10. 10 You're All I Need to Get By - Tammi Terrell (2:51)
  11. 11 I Think It's Going to Rain Today - Nina Simone (3:29)
  12. 12 The Light - The Album Leaf (4:25)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Steve Cropper Composer
Luther Ingram Composer
Randy Newman Composer
Barrett Strong Composer
Harry Wayne "K.C." Casey Composer
Don Davis Composer
Richard Finch Composer
Booker T. Jones Composer
Matt Marshall Producer
Johnny Nash Composer
Gian Piero Reverberi Composer
Valerie Simpson Composer
Norman Whitfield Composer
Paul Blakemore Mastering
Alexandra Patsavas Producer
Jimmy LaValle Composer
Matthew Resovich Composer
Betsy Beers Executive Producer
Shonda Rhimes Liner Notes, Executive Producer
John Baldi Producer
Gian Franco Reverberi Composer
Brian Joseph Burton Composer
Stevland Morris Composer
Nickolas Ashford Composer
Sylvester Stewart Composer
A. Jackson Jr. Composer
Thomas DeCarlo Callaway Composer
Lewie Steinberg Composer
Mack Rice Composer
Pat Phillips Licensing
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