Songs from Movies

A Family Thing (1996)

Earl Pilcher Jr., runs an equipment rental outfit in Arkansas, lives with his wife and kids and parents, and rarely takes off his gimme cap. His mother dies, leaving a letter explaining he's not her natural son, but the son of a Black woman who died in childbirth; plus, he has a half brother Ray, in Chicago, she wants him to visit. Earl makes the trip, initially receiving a cold welcome from Ray and Ray's son, Virgil. His birth mother's sister, Aunt T., an aged and blind matriarch, takes Earl in tow and insists that the family open up to him.

The movie A Family Thing, released in 1996, features 6 songs from artists like The Nightclub Band, Les Pierce and Vose Street Singers. What is your favorite song from A Family Thing?

 

Songs from A Family Thing

Spirit In The Dark
When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
The Nightclub Band
Family Thing Blues
Gonna Get Faded
Les Pierce
Freedom Road
Vose Street Singers
Keeping The Faith

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