Sunday, July 15, 2007

Sound tracks

Songs alway have a knack for capturing a feeling, reminding us of a moment in time or helping us get through.
For instance:
  • In 2002 my sisters and I loved 112's Dance with me
  • House of Pain's Jump Around always reminds me of my cousin Square - that jam always gets her psyched lol
  • Lauryn Hill's The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill was the my "most played album" in 1999
  • And then there's always "our song"- that one song that you and your other half have. For me it used to Bob Marley's Waiting in Vain but since then its become LL Cool J's Luv u better as my Other and I have gone through the motions of our relationship.

Then there are those songs you here off movies that get you. I experienced that after watching Prime (starring Uma Thurman, Merril Streep and Bryan Greenberg) last Friday. I hopped on the net and thanks to SoundtrackInfo.com I rediscovered Get Money by Junior Mafia and got introduced to I wish you love by Rachael Yamagata, She's got me by Daniel Merriweather and Sideways by Citizen Cope.

So I'm going to leave you with a list of songs that I'm listening to at the moment, songs which probably reflect the motions that I'm going through right now:
  • Common - the Light
  • LL Cool J - luv u better
  • Trey Songz - can't help but wait
  • Pink - who knew
  • Jagged Edge - goodbye
  • Alicia Keys -if I ain't got you (the remix by Kanye West)
Not that these are the only songs I'm listening to at the moment...you can never have too much music!

1 comment:

  1. From the top of my head...the soundtrack of movies has always been 'it' - the thing that gets me really involved, high, low, happy, sad...sad, depressed, suicidal (hmmm)...

    Some of my fav soundtracks:

    1) Jerry Maguire (Secret Garden by Bruce Springsteen)
    2) Remember the Titans (Ain't no mountain high)

    i'll think of some others.... and make more comments...ahah

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