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Encyclopedia > I Am Sam (soundtrack)
I Am Sam
Album cover
Soundtrack by Various Artists
Release January 8, 2002
Recorded ?
Genre Rock
Length 55 min 3 s
Label V2 Records
Producer(s) Mitch Rotter, Rob Schnapf
Professional reviews
Various Artists chronology
N/A I Am Sam
(2002)
N/A

I Am Sam is the soundtrack to the 2001 film I Am Sam. It was released on January 8, 2002 by V2 Records (see 2002 in music). The album is notable for including cover versions of songs by The Beatles, although originally it was intended to be comprised of the original recordings by the group. When Sean Penn was unable to obtain the rights to include the songs, he commissioned the artists featured on the album to record the versions released. Soundtrack refers to the recorded sound accompanying a visual medium such as a motion picture, television show, or video game. ... January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A music genre is a category (or genre) of pieces of music that share a certain style or basic musical language (van der Merwe 1989, p. ... Rock and roll (also spelled Rock n Roll, especially in its first decade), also called rock, is a form of popular music, usually featuring vocals (often with vocal harmony), electric guitars and a strong back beat; other instruments, such as the saxophone, are common in some styles. ... This article contains information that has not been verified. ... The second (symbol s) is a unit for time, and one of seven SI base units. ... A record label is a brand created by companies that specialize in manufacturing, distributing and promoting audio and video recordings, on various formats including compact discs, LPs, DVD-Audio, SACDs, and cassettes. ... V2 Records is a record label started in 1996 by Richard Branson four years after he sold Virgin Records to EMI. V2 has offices in UK, Germany, France, USA, Italy, Sweden, Benelux and Canada and is represented through licensees in 30 other territories. ... In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) is (among many other tasks) primarily responsible for completing a master recording so that it is fit for mass production and commercial release. ... The All Music Guide (AMG) is a metadata database about music owned by All Media Guide. ... Image File history File links Description: Rating stars. ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Soundtrack refers to the recorded sound accompanying a visual medium such as a motion picture, television show, or video game. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... I Am Sam DVD cover I Am Sam is a 2001 film about a mentally retarded man, Sam Dawson, singularly raising his seven year old daughter Lucy . ... January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... V2 Records is a record label started in 1996 by Richard Branson four years after he sold Virgin Records to EMI. V2 has offices in UK, Germany, France, USA, Italy, Sweden, Benelux and Canada and is represented through licensees in 30 other territories. ... See also: 2001 in music, 2002 in music (UK), other events of 2002, 2003 in music, 2000s in music and the list of years in music // Events 2002 was marked by significant trends in Rock Music. ... The Beatles were a British pop and rock group from Liverpool. ... Sean Penn winning the 2004 Oscar for the Best Actor Sean Penn (born August 17, 1960 in Santa Monica, California) is an American film actor. ...


Track listing

  • All tracks written by Lennon-McCartney.
  1. "Two of Us", performed by Aimee Mann and Michael Penn - 3:30
  2. "Blackbird", performed by Sarah McLachlan - 2:21
  3. "Across the Universe", performed by Rufus Wainwright - 4:08
  4. "I'm Looking Through You", performed by The Wallflowers - 2:39
  5. "You've Got to Hide Your Love Away", performed by Eddie Vedder - 2:09
  6. "Strawberry Fields Forever", performed by Ben Harper - 4:26
  7. "Mother Nature's Son", performed by Sheryl Crow - 2:42
  8. "Golden Slumbers", performed by Ben Folds - 1:41
  9. "I'm Only Sleeping", performed by The Vines - 3:05
  10. "Don't Let Me Down", performed by Stereophonics - 4:08
  11. "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds", performed by The Black Crowes - 3:50
  12. "Julia", performed by Chocolate Genius - 4:34
  13. "We Can Work It Out", performed by Heather Nova - 2:15
  14. "Help!", performed by Howie Day - 3:33
  15. "Nowhere Man", performed by Paul Westerberg - 3:29
  16. "Revolution", performed by Grandaddy - 3:02
  17. "Let It Be", performed by Nick Cave - 3:31

lennon was a beater of women and he didnt even write any of the good songs like hey jude and yesterday. ... Two of Us is the title of a 1969 song by The Beatles, specifically Paul McCartney. ... Aimee Mann Aimee Mann (born September 8, 1960) is an American rock guitarist, bass player, singer, and songwriter. ... Michael Penn in a promotional photograph for his 2005 album Michael Penn (born August 1, 1958, in Greenwich Village, New York City) is an American singer and songwriter. ... Blackbird is a song by The Beatles that appears on the White Album. ... Sarah McLachlan Sarah Ann McLachlan, O.C., O.B.C. (born January 28, 1968) is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter. ... Across The Universe is a song by The Beatles that first appeared as a charity single release and later, in modified form, on their 1970 album, Let It Be. ... Rufus Wainwright (born 22 July 1973) is a Canadian-American singer-songwriter. ... Im Looking Through You is a song by the Beatles which first appeared on their 1965 album Rubber Soul. ... Members of The Wallflowers on the cover of Red Letter Days. ... Youve Got To Hide Your Love Away is a song by the UK rock band The Beatles. ... Eddie Vedder Eddie Vedder (born Edward Louis Seversen III on 23 December 1964) is the lead singer, lyricist, and frontman for the band Pearl Jam. ... Strawberry Fields Forever is the title of a 1967 song recorded by the Beatles. ... Ben Harper (born October 28, 1968) is an American musician of the 1990s and 2000s. ... Mother Natures Son is a song by the Beatles released on the White Album. ... The Very Best of Sheryl Crow album cover Sheryl Crow (born February 11, 1962 in Kennett, Missouri, USA) is an American blues rock singer, guitarist and song writer. ... Golden Slumbers is a Beatles song. ... Ben Folds Benjamin Scott Folds (born September 12, 1966 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina) is an American singer-songwriter. ... Im Only Sleeping is a song by The Beatles that appeared on their studio album Revolver. ... The Vines The Vines are an Australian garage rock band that emerged along with a new breed of alternative rockers such as The Strokes, The Hives and The White Stripes in 2002 (see 2002 in music). ... Dont Let Me Down was the fourth successful single by Liverpool-based pop group The Farm. ... The original line-up of the band. ... Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds is a song written mostly by John Lennon (with some material by Paul McCartney) in 1967 and recorded by The Beatles for their album, Sgt. ... The Black Crowes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Julia is the closing song on the first CD of The Beatles Self-titled album. ... We Can Work It Out is a song written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon and released by The Beatles as a double A-sided single with Day Tripper. The song is a classic instance of true Lennon-McCartney collaboration, its authors meeting more closely in a single song only... Nova on the cover of her album Siren. ... Help! is a song by the Beatles off of the album of the same name. ... Howie Day Howie Day is an American singer-songwriter born January 15, 1981 in Bangor, Maine. ... Nowhere Man is a song by British 1960s rock group the Beatles, on their album Rubber Soul. ... Paul Westerberg is the former lead singer and songwriter of The Replacements, one of the seminal indie rock bands of the 1980s. ... Revolution is a series of three songs by The Beatles. ... Left to right: Jim Fairchild, Aaron Burtch, Tim Drydon, Jason Lytle, and Kevin Garcia. ... ‹The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... Nick Cave in Oslo, Norway 1986 Nicholas Edward Cave (born September 22, 1957) is an Australian musician, songwriter, poet, author, and actor, currently resident in the U.K. Cave was born in the small town of Warracknabeal in the state of Victoria, Australia, the son of (librarian) Dawn and (English...

See also

  • I Am Sam
  • This Bird Has Flown - A 40th Anniversary Tribute to the Beatles' Rubber Soul

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Sam then brings Lucy to his neighbor and baby Lucy croons, "Annie!" Sam says, "Her first word was Annie." Flustered but flattered, she retorts, "And people worry you aren't smart," and agrees to function as Lucy's babysitter.
Sam loves reading Green Eggs and Ham to her, but when she starts reading "real hard" books like Stellaluna, she balks at reading the word "different" because she doesn't want to be smarter than her dad.
Sam surprises Rita at a party, and mortified at being caught talking to a man who appears distasteful, she announces that she's taking his case pro bono as all her colleagues trade unbelieving looks.
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