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Absolute Beginners (1986)

A musical adaptation of Colin MacInnes' novel about life in late 1950s London. Nineteen-year-old photographer Colin is hopelessly in love with model Crepe Suzette, but her relationships are strictly connected with her progress in the fashion world. So Colin gets involved with a pop promoter and tries to crack the big time. Meanwhile, racial tension is brewing in Colin's Notting Hill housing estate...

The movie Absolute Beginners, released in 1986, features 19 songs from artists like Eighth Wonder (featuring Patsy Kensit ), Sade, Style Council and Ray Davies. What is your favorite song from Absolute Beginners?

 

Songs from Absolute Beginners

Santa Lucia
ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS
THAT'S MOTIVATION
HAVING IT ALL
Eighth Wonder (featuring Patsy Kensit )
Killer Blow
Sade
Have You Ever Had It Blue?
Style Council
Quiet Life
Ray Davies
Va Va Voom
Gil Evans
Rodrigo Bay
Working Week
Selling Out
Slim Gaillard
Riot City
Jerry Dammers
Boogie Stop Shuffle (The Rough and the Smooth
Gil Evans
Ted Ain't Dead
Edward Tudor-Pole (as Tenpole Tudor)
Volare
David Bowie
Napoli
Clive Langer
Little Cat (You Never Had It So Good)
Jonas
Better Git It in Your Soul (The Hot and the Cool)
Gil Evans
So What (Lyric Version)
Smiley Culture
Absolute Beginners
Gil Evans

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