10 songs which are the soundtrack of your life.

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Copied from another board. Imagine they're making a movie about your life. Choose 10 songs which would appear on the soundtrack, mine would be:

1.) Mamas and Papas/Hi Grade - California Dreamin' OR Phantom Planet - California.
2.) Cake - Short skirt/Long jacket
3.) NERD - Rockstar
4.) Pet Shop Boys - Go west
5.) Mars Volta - Inertiatic Esp
6.) Smashing Pumpkins - Disarm
7.) Thursday - War All Of The Time
8.) The cure - Killing an Arab
9.) Blink 182 - Dammit
10.) Smash Mouth - All Star!
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For memories etc

1) Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
2) New Order - Bizzare Love Triangle
3) Morrisey - Everday is like Sunday
4) Blondie - Call Me
5) Cliff Richard - We Dont' Talk Anymore
6) Bee Gee's - First of May
7) Simon and Garfunkel - Sound of Silence
8) M People - Movin on Up
9) ABBA - Dancing Queen
10) Smiths - The is a light that never goes out

Each one of those songs would make a stage of my life.
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The Beatles - Hey Jude
Kings of Leon - California Waiting
Modest Mouse - 3rd Planet
My Bloody Valentine - Sometimes
Chemical Brothers - Out of Control
N*E*R*D - Provider
Bob Dylan - Knocking on heaven's door
Andre 3000 feat Norah Jones - Take off your cool
The Strokes - I can't win
The Doves - Pounding

a nice mix there i think
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1- Celebrity Skin -Hole
2- Uninvited -Alanis MOrisette
3- Stairway to heaven - Led Zep
4- Everytime -Britney Spears
5- Before im Dead -Kidneythieves
6- Heaven sent - Killing Heidi
7- Smells like Teen spirit- Nirvana
8- Are you still having fun? - Eagle eye cherry
9- Dont cry ro me Argentina - Madonna (from Evita)
10- You Did it Again- Kylie Minogue

(hidden track) Hey Big Spender -Peggy Lee.
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(Original post by amazingtrade)
For memories etc

1) Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

Why am I not surprised at that?
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1) Eurythmics: Sweet Dreams
2) U2: Acrobat
3) U2: With or Without You
4) Ultravox: Dancing With Tears in My Eyes
5) Europe: The Final Countdown/Carrie
6) Suzanne Vega: Luka
7) Tori Amos: Winter
8) Tracy Chapman: Talkin' About a Revolution
9) Edie Brickell & New Bohemians: Circle
10) Eva Cassidy: Fields of Gold
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1.) Christina Aguilera-Fighter
2.) Coldplay-Clocks
3.) Evanescence-Whisper
4.) Linkin park-Numb
5.) Britney spears- Everytime
6.) Madonna-Take me there(not sure about songname)
7.) Nickelback-How you remind me
8.) TATU-Not gonna get us
9.) Shania Twain-Junita
10.) Christina Aguilera-Beautiful
More tracks though...
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This looks like a dressed up "favourite songs list", but as I've not yet actually done one of those...

(in no significant order)

REM - Everybody Hurts
Feeder - Forget About Tomorrow (and loads of others but I'm restricting myself to one song per band with the exception of...)
Muse - Butterflies & Hurricanes, Unintended, Citizen Erased (oh sod it, everything, to hell with having only 10 songs...)
Eagles - Desperado, Hotel California, Heart Of The Matter, etc
Green Day - Good Riddance, Basket Case
U2 - With Or Without You, Where The Streets Have No Name
Damien Rice - Cannonball
Ataris - In This Diary
Vertical Horizon - Heart In Hand, Best I Ever Had
Goo Goo Dolls - Iris
Oasis - Masterplan, Half The World Away
Monty Python - I Like Chinese

and it goes on like that, ambling along unpredictably...
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umm, just modern music only:

The Eels- Mr Eel's Beautiful BLues
Matchbox Twenty - Breakfast at Tiffany's
Greenday - Time of your life
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
The Beatles - Love me do
Feeder - Buck Rogers
Blink 182 - The Rock show
Chumbawumba - Tubthumping
Beach boys - California Dreaming
Bon Jovi - living on a prayer.


anything by those artists are good though, as well as bands such as Better than Ezra, linkin park etc
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are we allowed to laugh at other people choices or is this just to have a list?
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Pulp - Common People
Blur - The Universal
Stereophonics - The Bartender and the Thief
REM - Losing my Religion
The Beatiful South - Song for Whoever
Ian Brown - Dolphins were Monkeys
The Darkness - Love is only a Feeling
REM - You are the Everything
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
Razorlight -Golden Touch
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Okay here we go:

Mr Big:

To Be With You
Shine
Blame It on My Youth

Richie Kotzen:

Lose Again
Where Did Our Love Go
Let's Say Goodbye
Rust

TMG:

Never Goodbye
Two of A Kind
Train, Train
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These aren't all my favourite songs, just ones which seem the most appropriate.

Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
Queen - Another One Bites The Dust (the number of times I heard this played on Gladiators! lol)
Pras Michael and Mya - Ghetto Supastar (for my townie phase)
Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
Mamas and Papas - California Dreamin' (favourite chill-out song of all time, maw)
Bee Gees - You Win Again
Puretone - Addicted To Bass
Queen - Don't Stop Me Now
Weezer - Island In The Sun
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Relax (heh)
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Do the songs have to be meaningfull/related to life events? Or just a soundtrack for a movie?
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I would have the following:

Don't stop me now - queen
Duality - slipknot
A place for my head - linkin park
Dual of the fates - John williams
What's this! - Danny Elfman
the world has turned - Weezer
Best friend - queen
time of your life - greenday
time is running out - Muse
Evil Eye - Ash
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Faster - Manic Street Preachers
Imagine - John Lennon
Stairway To Heaven - Led Zep
November Rain - G'n'R
Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead

Can't really come up with 10....apparently I haven't lived enough yet.
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Blur- Parklife
Pulp- Common People
James- Sit Down
The Jam- A Town Called Malice
Oasis- Whatever
Snow Patrol- Ways and Means
Howie Day- The More You Understand
Travis- Why Does it Always Rain On Me?
The Verve- The Drugs Don't Work
Ash- Burn Baby Burn
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Modest Mouse - Bury Me With It
Snow Patrol - Chocolate
Finch - She Burns
Counting Crows - Mr Jones
Counting Crows - Amy Hit The Atmosphere
Counting Crows - Mrs Potter's Lullaby
Mark Kozelek - Ruth Marie
Filter - Take A Picture
Future Sound Of London - Papua New Guinea
Underworld - Born Slippy/Push Upstairs

Just random songs I have in mind. I'm sure I'd make a better selection if I though about it more...
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Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody
Spandau Ballet - Gold
Green Day - Good Riddence
Wham! - Freedom
Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
The Beatles - Yesterday
Dire Straits - Tunnel of Love
Matchbox 20 - 3AM
Queen - Good Old Fashioned Lover-Boy
Les Miserables - I Dreamed A Dream

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(Original post by Leekey)
Faster - Manic Street Preachers
Imagine - John Lennon
Stairway To Heaven - Led Zep
November Rain - G'n'R
Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead

Can't really come up with 10....apparently I haven't lived enough yet.
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