Meet the Parents (soundtrack)

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Meet the Parents
Meet the Parents soundtrack.jpg
Soundtrack album by Various artists
Released September 26, 2000 (2000-09-26)
Length 39:25
Label DreamWorks Records
Producer Harold Battiste
Randy Newman chronology
Toy Story 2
(1999) Toy Story 21999
Meet the Parents
(2000) Meet the Parents2000
Monsters, Inc.
(2001) Monsters, Inc.2001
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
SoundtrackNet 4/5 stars[2]

Meet the Parents is the soundtrack that accompanies the 2000 film Meet the Parents. The soundtrack album was released on September 26, 2000 on the DreamWorks Records label. "A Fool in Love", an original composition by Randy Newman featured on the album, was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song at the 73rd Academy Awards[3] which marked the 14th time that Newman's music was nominated for an Oscar.[4] The same song also won the 16th Annual ASCAP Film & Television Music Award[5] and was nominated at the Golden Satellite Awards 2000.[6]

Track listing[edit]

  1. Randy Newman – "A Fool in Love" (2:16)
  2. Randy Newman – "Poor Me" (1:34)
  3. Randy Newman – "Got My Mojo Working" (1:58)
  4. Randy Newman – "Give Me a Sign" (3:20)
  5. Randy Newman – "Meet the Parents (2:40)
  6. Randy Newman – "Could You Milk Me?" (2:39)
  7. Randy Newman – "Greg Loses Jinx" (1:48)
  8. Randy Newman – "Burning Down the House" (1:56)
  9. Randy Newman – "Wrong Cat" (1:05)
  10. Randy Newman – "The Car Race" (2:48)
  11. Randy Newman – "Broken Hearted" (1:14)
  12. Randy Newman – "Pam's Problem" (1:50)
  13. Randy Newman – "Jack to the Rescue" (1:05)
  14. Randy Newman – "Together Again" (1:21)
  15. Bobby Womack – "I'm Your Puppet" (3:32)
  16. Lee Dorsey – "Ya Ya" (2:27)
  17. Dr. John – "Big Chief" (3:25)
  18. Randy Newman – "A Fool in Love" featuring Susanna Hoffs[7] (2:27)

Release history[edit]

Year Format Label Catalog Number
2000 CD DreamWorks DRMD 450286

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ SoundtrackNet review
  3. ^ Oscar nominees in full, BBC News, February 13, 2001. Accessed August 17, 2009.
  4. ^ Dylan, Björk, Sting Get First Oscar Nods, ABC News, February 13, 2001. Accessed August 17, 2009.
  5. ^ Top Box Office, ASCAP.com. Accessed October 14, 2008.
  6. ^ 2001 5th Annual SATELLITE Awards Archived 2010-01-04 at the Wayback Machine., pressacademy.com. Accessed February 11, 2010.
  7. ^ "Meet the Parents track list". RandyNewman.com. Retrieved 2 March 2012. 

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