Various artists Sony/Columbia www.babydriver-movie.com
The soundtrack to the movie of the same name, Baby Driver boasts 30 songs from various genres and eras. Legendary duo Simon & Garfunkel take title track honours with ‘Baby Driver’, from their classic 1970 album Bridge Over Troubled Water. Even earlier is Bob & Earl’s original ‘Harlem Shuffle’ and Googie Rene’s instrumental ‘Smokey Joe’s La La’. Actor David McCallum shows his versatility with his own composition ‘The Edge’, and there’s a blast from the past with Dutch group Focus’ hit ‘Hocus Pocus’. Another Dutch outfit, Golden Earring, deliver ‘Radar Love’, and the ’70s continue with Barry White’s ‘Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up’. There’s jazz with Dave Brubeck and blues from Alexis Korner, and music from Queen, The Commodores, Beck, Danger Mouse and more.