Songs from Movies

Ball of Fire (1941)

A group of academics have spent years shut up in a house working on the definitive encyclopedia. When one of them discovers that his entry on slang is hopelessly outdated, he ventures into the wide world to learn about the evolving language. Here he meets Sugarpuss O’Shea, a nightclub singer, who’s on top of all the slang—and, it just so happens, needs a place to stay.

The movie Ball of Fire, released in 1941, features 3 songs from artists like Gene Krupa and His Orchestra. What is your favorite song from Ball of Fire?


Songs from Ball of Fire

Bridal Chorus (Here Comes the Bride) (1850)
Sweet Genevieve (1869)
Drum Boogie (1941)
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra

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