Django Unchained (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
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||Winged||James Russo||0:08||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Django||Luis Bacalov & Rocky Roberts||2:53||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||The Braying Mule||Ennio Morricone||2:33||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||"In the Case Django, After You..."||Christoph Waltz & Jamie Foxx||0:38||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Lo Chiamavano King (His Name Is King)||Luis Bacalov & Edda Orso||1:57||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Freedom||Anthony Hamilton & Elayna Boynton||3:56||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFive-Thousand-Dollar N***a's and Gummy Mouth Bitches||Don Johnson & Christoph Waltz||0:56||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||La Corsa (2nd Version)||Luis Bacalov||2:18||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Sneaky Schultz and the Demise of Sharp||Don Straud||0:34||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||I Got a Name||Jim Croce||3:15||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||I Giorni Dell’ira||Riziero Ortolani||3:05||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Explicit100 Black Coffins||Rick Ross||3:43||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Nicaragua (feat. Pat Metheny)||Jerry Goldsmith||3:29||Album Only||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitHildi's Hot Box||Samuel L. Jackson, Leonardo DiCaprio & Christoph Waltz||1:16||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Sister Sara's Theme||Ennio Morricone||1:26||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Ancora Qui||Elisa Toffoli||5:08||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitUnchained (The Payback / Untouchable)||James Brown & 2Pac||2:51||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Who Did That to You?||John Legend||3:48||Album Only||View in iTunes|
||Too Old to Die Young||Brother Dege (AKA Dege Legg)||3:43||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitStephen the Poker Player||Samuel L. Jackson & Jamie Foxx||1:02||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Un Monumento||Ennio Morricone||2:30||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSix Shots Two Guns||Samuel L. Jackson & Jamie Foxx||0:05||$1.29||View in iTunes|
||Trinity: Titoli||Annibale E I Cantori Moderni||3:03||Album Only||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitOde to Django (The D Is Silent)||RZA||4:58||$1.29||View in iTunes|
Anyone familiar with Quentin Tarantino’s films knows that his soundtracks show him to be equally enthusiastic about music. Though his score to 2012’s Django Unchained is no exception, one noticeable change here is how Tarantino contrasts plenty of obscure record-collection gems with contemporary recordings from less obscure artists. In pure Tarantino form, he opens with Luis Bacalov’s “Django” from the 1966 exploitation film of the same name. It plays like an Elvis impersonator singing over a spaghetti western song. But more importantly, it lets fans know exactly where the inspiration for Django Unchained came from. Following this with a tense Ennio Morricone instrumental (“The Braying Mule”) makes perfect sense, and if you listen closely to the song's beginning you can hear the needle dropping on the record. Since the plot deals with a slave trying to rescue his wife from a Southern plantation owner, the gritty hip-hop of Rick Ross’ “100 Black Coffins” sounds right at home among the retro vinyl gems and sampled film dialogue, as does RZA’s “Ode to Django.”
Absolutely amazing soundtrack. The movie is phenomenal and the soundtrack works perfectly. One of Tarantino's best.
"Who Did that to You?"
In my opinion, Django Unchained bested Tarantino's other award winning movie, Pulp Fiction. "Who Did That to You?" is also amazing. Instant favorite, both the movie and the song, although I wish I could just buy the song as a single, along with a few other songs as well, but not necessarily buy it with the whole album.
Great Soundtrack. QT picks the greatest music to set the tone and keeps the visuals alive by listening to the soundtrack. I can't wait to see it again. And hear it again.
Here is a note from QT
A note about the condition of the older recordings I am using on this Soundtrack -
A lot of these came from my personal vinyl collection. Instead of having the record companies give me new digitally cleaned up verisons of these recording from the 60's and 70's, I wanted to use the vinyl I've been listening to for years.
Complete with all the pops and cracks. I've even kept the sound of the needle being put down on the record. Basically because I wanted people's experience to be the same as mine when they hear this soundtrack for the first time. -Q