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THE APOLLO: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [2LP]


Format: Vinyl
Label: UME
Rel. Date: 12/20/2019
UPC: 602508383793

THE APOLLO: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [2LP]
Artist: THE APOLLO [Documentary]
Format: Vinyl


1. Kenneth J. Thompson, Apollo Greeter
2. T. Griffin - Opening, The Apollo Theater - Featuring interview excerpts from Lana Turner, Harlem Resident; Pharrell Williams, R
3. Charles Mingus - Take The 'A' Train
4. Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra - Memphis Blues
5. Marion J. Caffey - Interview Excerpt / Amateur Night Producer, The Apollo
6. Ella Fitzgerald - How High The Moon
7. Duke Ellington & His Cotton Club Orchestra - Old Man Blues
8. Pearl Bailey - She's Something Spanish
9. Count Basie & His Orchestra - Jive At Five
10. Ted Fox - Interview Excerpt / Author, Showtime At The Apollo
11. Billie Holiday - Strange Fruit
12. Mikki Shepard - Interview Excerpt / Former Executive Producer, The Apollo
13. Marvin Gaye - What's Going On
14. Kamilah Forbes - Interview Excerpt / Executive Producer, The Apollo
15. James Brown - Say It Loud-I'm Black And I'm Proud
16. Ta-Nehisi Coates - Interview Excerpt / Author, Between the World and Me
17. Robert Glasper - Apollo As Home / Featuring interview excerpt from Ted Fox, author, Showtime At The Apollo
18. Gladys Knight & The Pips - Home Is Where The Heart Is


1. Robert Glasper - Mission Statement - Featuring interview excerpts from Elinor Tatum, Publisher and Editor-In-Chief, New York Am
2. Johnny Hodges - Come Sunday
3. James Brown - Lost Someone (Live at the Apollo)
4. Robert Glasper - Schiffman Cards - Featuring interview excerpt from Elinor Tatum, Publisher and Editor-In-Chief, New York Amste
5. Jimmy Smith - T'aint No Use
6. Robert Glasper - Obama Returns To The Apollo - Featuring interview excerpts from Lana Turner, Harlem Resident, and Angela Basse
7. Aretha Franklin - Rock Steady
8. Kenny Burrell & Grover Washington Jr. - Asphalt Canyon Blues
9. Etta James - Something's Got A Hold On Me
10. Robert Glasper - Harlem Riots
11. Dizzy Gillespie Octet - Duke's Last Soliloquy
12. Ta-Nehisi Coates and T. Griffin - From the staged reading of his book Between the World and Me, Apollo Theater, April 2018 Feat
13. Robert Glasper w/Ledisi - Don't Turn Back Now
14. President Barack Obama at the Apollo Theater, January 19, 2012

More Info:

THE APOLLO: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is the audio accompaniment to the HBO documentary released November 6. Helmed by Oscarr and Emmyr-winning director Roger Ross Williams, THE APOLLO chronicles the unique history and contemporary legacy of New York City's landmark Apollo Theater. The soundtrack album is produced by the film's music supervisors, Grammy-nominated Dondi Bastone and TunesMap founder G. Marq Roswell, and mastered by Ian Sefchick at Capitol Studios.