Songs from Movies

The Big Town (1987)

It is 1957. J.C. Cullen is a young man from a small town, with a talent for winning at craps, who leaves for the big city to work as a professional gambler. While there, he breaks the bank at a private craps game at the Gem Club, owned by George Cole, and falls in love with two women, one of them Cole's wife.

The movie The Big Town, released in 1987, features 15 songs from artists like La Vern Baker, Bo Diddley, Ivory Joe Hunter and Big Joe Turner. What is your favorite song from The Big Town?

 

Songs from The Big Town

Jim Dandy
La Vern Baker
Who Do You Love
Bo Diddley
Since I Met You Baby
Ivory Joe Hunter
Harlem Nocturne
Shake, Rattle and Roll
Big Joe Turner
HOME OF THE BLUES
Johnny Cash
BIG TOWN
Ronnie Self
RUBY BABY
The Drifters
C.C. RIDER
Chuck Willis
JUKE JOINT JOHNNY
Red Sovine
LOVESICK BLUES
Cindy Fee
DROWN IN MY OWN TEARS
Ray Charles
FEVER
Little Willie John
MORITAT
GOODNIGHT MY LOVE (PLEASANT DREAMS)
Jesse Belvin

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