The Most-Used Songs In The Movies

Soundtracks are an important part of the movies.  In addition to the music that is composed specifically for a movie, there is always the  possibility of finding an appropriate song from the existing ones. Some of these are especially popular and have been used in many movies. Here are the most popular.

“Sweet Home Alabama” by Lynyrd Skynyrd

Mask (1985)

Forrest Gump

Despicable Me

Among others this song has also been used in other movies including: The Girl Next Door, 8 Mile,  Outside Providence and many others. 

“For What It’s Worth” by Buffalo Springfield

Tropic Thunder

Coming Home

Also in Lord of War or Forrest Gump. 

“True” by Spandau Ballet 

Charlie’s Angels

The Wedding Singer

But also in Modern Family, I Love You Beth Cooper, The Simpsons, The Wedding Singer.


“Born to Be Wild” by Steppenwolf 

Lost In America

Easy Rider


“Ain’t No Sunshine by Bill Withers”



Notting Hill

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