Man on the Moon (soundtrack)

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Man on the Moon
Jim Carrey as Andy Kaufman standing in front of a large red curtain with details about the album imposed on top of the cover
Soundtrack album by R.E.M.
Released November 23, 1999 (1999-11-23)
Recorded May 1999
Genre Alternative rock, film score
Length 36:59
Label Warner Bros./Jersey
Producer Pat McCarthy and R.E.M.
R.E.M. chronology
Up
(1998)
Man on the Moon
(1999)
Reveal
(2001)
Singles from Man on the Moon
  1. "Mighty Mouse Theme"
    Released: 1999 (1999)
  2. "The Great Beyond"
    Released: November 16, 1999 (1999-11-16)

The soundtrack to the 1999 Miloš Forman film, Man on the Moon, was released on November 22, 1999 in the UK and November 23, 1999 in the US. It was issued on Warner Bros. Records, in conjunction with Jersey Records, a part of Danny DeVito's Jersey Group. Incidentally, in some countries, the film was released by Warner Bros. Pictures (the parent of WBR).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Mighty Mouse Theme (Here I Come to Save the Day)", (Marshall Barer)[1] performed by The Sandpipers[2] – 1:53
  2. "The Great Beyond (Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe), performed by R.E.M. – 5:05
  3. "Kiss You All Over" (Mike Chapman, Nicky Chinn), performed by Exile – 3:37
  4. "Angela" (Theme to Taxi) (Bob James), performed by Bob James – 1:27
  5. "Tony Thrown Out" (Buck, Mills, Stipe), performed by orchestra – 1:08
  6. "Man on the Moon" (Bill Berry, Buck, Mills, Stipe), performed by R.E.M. – 5:13
  7. "This Friendly World" (Ken Darby), performed by Michael Stipe and Jim Carrey (with the latter portraying both Tony Clifton and Andy Kaufman) – 3:02
  8. "Miracle" (Buck, Mills, Stipe), performed by Mike Mills and an orchestra – 2:53
  9. "Lynne & Andy" (Buck, Mills, Stipe), performed by an orchestra – 1:46
  10. "Rose Marie" (Herbert Stothart, Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto Harbach, Rudolf Friml), performed by Andy Kaufman – 2:36
  11. "Andy Gets Fired" (Buck, Mills, Stipe), performed by an orchestra – 1:07
  12. "I Will Survive" (Freddie Perren, Dino Fekaris), performed by Tony Clifton – 1:49
  13. "Milk & Cookies" (Buck, Mills, Stipe), performed by an orchestra – 1:59
  14. "Man on the Moon" (Berry, Buck, Mills, Stipe), performed by an orchestra – 1:50
  15. "One More Song for You" (Michael Omartian), performed by Andy Kaufman – 1:16

Credits[edit]

  • Producer: Pat McCarthy
  • Music Supervisor: Anita Camarata
  • Associate Music Supervisor: Kaylin Frank
  • Mastered By: Ted Jensen, at Sterling Sound, New York City
  • Packaging Design: Chris Bilheimer

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Man on the Moon". allmusic. Retrieved 14 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Sandpipers, The (2)". Discogs. Retrieved 14 June 2014.