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12-Track 'Scandal: Music For Gladiators,' Releases September 3, Via Stax Records

Shadow and Act By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act August 13, 2013 at 11:07AM

The soundtrack includes 12 classic soul music tracks of the 1970s, heard throughout Seasons 1 and 2 of the hit ABC TV drama.The September 3rd release date coincides with the DVD release of Season 2, also on September 3rd.Creator/showrunner Shonda Rhimes contributed to the album's extensive liner notes, stating:
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Songs from "Scandal: Music For Gladiators"

The soundtrack includes 12 classic soul music tracks of the 1970s, heard throughout Seasons 1 and 2 of the hit ABC TV drama.


The September 3rd release date coincides with the DVD release of Season 2, also on September 3rd.

Creator/showrunner Shonda Rhimes contributed to the album's extensive liner notes, stating:

"During those four days [of writing the 'Scandal' pilot], the soundtrack of my writing was the funky, delicious music of the 1970s [...] It's the music that came after they killed Jack and Bobby and Martin and Malcolm [...] t's the music after Nixon disappointed a nation, it's the music of the sexual revolution and the feminist movement." 

With fans eagerly awaiting the premiere of the third season on October 3rd, 2013, you'll have a month to enjoy the soundtrack before then.

Songs from Scandal: Music for Gladiators track list:

1. War - Edwin Starr
2. Green Onions - Booker T. & The MG's
3. Everyday People - Sly & The Family Stone
4. I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash
5. Tell Me Something Good - Rufus and Chaka Khan
6. Get Down Tonight - KC and The Sunshine Band
7. I Believe in You (You Believe in Me) - Johnnie Taylor
8. Respect Yourself (RAC Remix) - The Staple Singers
9. Crazy - Bettye LaVette
10. You're All I Need to Get By - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
11. I Think It's Going to Rain Today - Nina Simone
12. The Light - The Album Leaf

You can pre-Order Songs From Scandal: Music For Gladiators HERE.

This article is related to: TV News, Soundtrack, Shonda Rhimes


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