Freedom Writers (soundtrack)

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Freedom Writers
Soundtrack album by Various Artists
Released January 9, 2007
Recorded 1992-2007
Genre Hip hop
Label Hollywood Records
Producer Various Artists
Singles from Freedom Writers
  1. "A Dream"
    Released: 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3.5/5 stars link
Okayplayer3.5/5 stars link

Freedom Writers is a hip hop film score for the movie Freedom Writers. The soundtrack is mainly composed of hip hop songs from the early 1990s, but also contains new songs by, Mark Isham and Talib Kweli amongst others.

Track listing[edit]

# Title Songwriters Producer(s) Performer (s)
1 "A Dream" L. Lynn, W. Adams, M.L. King Jr. Common,
2 "Listen!!!" T.K. Greene, K. Holland, F. Williams Kwamé Talib Kweli
3 "It's R Time [Lenky Remix]" J. Ortega,, V. Santiago, L. Vazquez, R. Ramirez, K. Ravenell, E. Almonte Kevin “Raze” Ravenell Jeannie Ortega
4 "When the Ship Goes Down (Diamond D Remix)" L. Freese, L. Muggerud, L. Dickens DJ Muggs Cypress Hill
5 "Hip Hop Hooray" V. Brown, A. Criss, K. Gist, E. Isley, Ru. Isley, Ro. Isley, O. Isley, M. Isley Naughty by Nature Naughty by Nature
6 "Keep Ya Head Up" T. Shakur, D. Anderson, S. Vincent, R. Troutman DJ Daryl 2Pac
7 "Code of the Streets" K. Elam, C. Martin, R. Russell DJ Premier Gang Starr
8 "Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like Dat)" I. Butler, C. Irving, M. Vieira, J. Williams Butterfly Digable Planets
9 "Officer" T. Hardson, J. Martinez, R. Robinson, D. Stewart, E. Wilcox J-Swift The Pharcyde
10 "This Is How We Do It" M. Jordan, O. Pierce, R. Walters Montell Jordan, Oji Pierce Montell Jordan
11 "Colors" W. Adams
12 "Bus Ride" W. Adams
13 "Riots" M. Isham, W. Adams *?* Mark Isham, Miri Ben-Ari,
14 "Eva's Theme" M. Isham *?* Mark Isham
15 "Anne Frank" M. Isham *?* Mark Isham, Miri Ben-Ari

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2007) Peak
US Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums 100
US Top Soundtracks 17