Songs from Movies

The Champs

The Champs were an American rock and roll band, most famous for their Latin-tinged instrumental "Tequila". The group took their name from the name of Gene Autry's horse, Champion, and was formed by studio executives at Gene Autry's Challenge Records to record a B-side for the Dave Burgess (a.k.a. Dave Dupree) single, "Train to Nowhere". The intended throwaway track became more famous than its A-side, as "Tequila" went to No. 1 in just three weeks Read more on

The Champs has 6 songs that have been featured in movies like Box of Moon Light, Hairspray, Night at the Museum and Overboard. What is your favorite song by The Champs?


Songs from The Champs

Too Much Tequila
Train to Nowhere
Tequila (1996)
Tequila (1958)