Songs from Movies

Barfly (1987)

Downtrodden writer Henry and distressed goddess Wanda aren't exactly husband and wife: they're wedded to their bar stools. But, they like each other's company—and Barfly captures their giddy, gin-soaked attempts to make a go of life on the skids.

The movie Barfly, released in 1987, features 11 songs from artists like Booker T and the MG's, The Nighthawks, Shot Jackson and Friends and The Lounge Lizards. What is your favorite song from Barfly?


Songs from Barfly

Hip Hug-Her
Booker T and the MG's
Nine Below Zero
The Nighthawks
Silver Threads Among the Gold
Shot Jackson and Friends
Hair Street
The Lounge Lizards
25th Piano Concerto in C. K603
Poem of Ecstasy
Exsultate, Jubilate, K166
Piano Concerto No. 4
Born Under a Bad Sign
Albert King
The Sermon
Jimmy Smith
Theme for Ernie
John Coltrane

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