Tuesday Tunes is a music meme hosted by Dale at Smurfin’ the Web.
To take part, answer the question and post a link in the comments at his blog HERE.
You Know the Movie Song
Contemporary songs that hit the charts and are associated with a particular movie.
Although Dale already chose a song from The Graduate, for me the stand out song was Sound of Silence – a song I absolutely love! Apparently it was Simon and Garfunkel’s second biggest hit after Bridge Over Troubled Waters (which is a song I can’t stand). Anyway, here it is:
Next up is a song that was re-released to promote a film of the same name in 1986 – Stand By Me. The song, sung by Ben E King, will always conjour up the image of four young boys setting out on a summer weekend to find a dead body.
Finally, a song I’m amazed Dale didn’t pick, You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling by The Righteous Brothers will always make me think of a certain scene in Top Gun: