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The Break-Up soundtrack

The Break-Up (2006)
Product detail
Format: CD
UPC: 78016338792
Label: Lakeshore Records
Label number: LKS 338792
Running time: 41m52s
Shipping date: October 3rd, 2006
Product availability
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Album Tracklist
1.  Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Dwight Yoakam
2.  Who Loves You Baby - Telly Savalas
3.  Story of My Life - Social Distortion
info: live recording
4.  The Break-Up Theme - Jon Brion
5.  Timebomb - Old 97's
...see complete tracklist
Music from the movie not on this soundtrack CD
Got To Be Real - Cheryl Lynn (trailer song) 
Owner of a Lonely Heart - Yes
You Oughta Know - Alanis Morrisette
You're My Best Friend - Queen

Add more missing songs to this list, or tell us in what scenes these songs are heard or where they can be found.
Soundtrack Q & A
Q: Who composed the main soundtrack music for this movie? Was it by any chance the same person who did Gladiator? They sound very similar. (from ted hanus in Palatine, Illinois, USA)
A: Jon Brion wrote the original score. I think you just insulted him with that comparison!!! (thanks to CrazyMoFo, WHOLLYWOOD, CAadd more info

Q: Does anyone know the song from the trailer for this movie? It's playing when Jennifer Aniston walks naked before Vince Vaughn. (from theBAY in Germany)
A: It's Cheryl Lynn's "Got To Be Real" (thanks to kelly, eastbourneadd more info

Q: When Gary is having his epiphany and thinking about his life, we can hear music playing and it sounds real good. But we never get to listen to the lyrics. So my question is: "What is that song?"
...from Armando in Portugal (answer Armando's question)

Q: What is the song that Jennifer Aniston's brother is singing? All I can remember from it is "...move yourself!!" (from Chantal in Brinx, New York, USA)
A: The song is "Owner of a Lonely Heart" performed by YES. Great song! (thanks to andrea, Milan, italyadd more info

Q: Does anyone know the song from the movie? It's playing when Jennifer and Vince's pictures appear at the beginning. (from gary in venezuela)
A: I was wondering the same thing. When I looked it up, I found it is "You're My Best Friend" by Queen. Good song, good song... (thanks to Rachel, Riverside, CAadd more info

Q: I am wondering what the song is in the beginning with the credits. It includes lyrics such as "Ooh you make me live," and "you're my best friend..." I have been looking for this song everywhere, and I do not even think it is part of the soundtrack! If you could let me know the name of the song and the artist, I would really appreciate it!! Thank you! (from Jeanine in Connecticut)
A: I think it's by Queen. (thanks to speedy, texasadd more info
A: "You're My Best Friend" by Queen (thanks to BeautyAndBrains, Englandadd more info

Q: This is a dumb one. What is the name of the song playing when Aniston storms into her room and throws Vince's clothes in the hall??  (from maribeld in camarillo, ca, usa)
A: It's called "You Oughta Know" by Alanis Morissette. (thanks to matt, TXadd more info

Q: I'd like to know the name of the song that Vince Vaughn has going on in the background when he makes Jennifer Aniston dinner towards the end of the movie. You know, the part where she walks in to show that guy some artwork? (from roxana in san antonio, tx)
A: The song is "La vem a Baiana" by Jussara Silveira (thanks to lau, Méxicoadd more info

Q: Okay, what song by the Old 97s is playing when Jennifer Aniston comes home to find that Vince Vaughn has brought a pool table home??? (from Maureen in Clio, MI)
A: That's actually not an Old 97's song. It's "Story of My Life" by Social Distortion. (thanks to Anthony, Chicago, ILadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Jennifer Aniston is walking up some stairs? It sounds like a bunch of steel guitars and there's only a short clip of it. Anyone know what I'm talking about? (from Swirvness in Indiana)
A: That's "Ay Cosita Linda Mama" by Perez Prado. (thanks to dfit00, Venezuelaadd more info

Q: What is the song playing in the club scene when Gary is with his brother? (from Razellia in West Virginia)
A: "Dreaming" (Ruff Driverz Ft. Arrola) (thanks to Vasa, Belgrade, Serbiaadd more info

Q: What is the football theme song playing when Vince Vaughn is playing football on PS2 with Aniston's boyfriend Mike?  (from rafi in oceanside,ny)
A: It's the original ABC NFL Monday Night Football Theme. (thanks to anonymous, earthadd more info

Q: What is the name of the instrumental music played with a piano in the movie trailer? It sounds familiar, like a classic. (from Pearl in Nigeria)
A: This trailer? I think it's called "Heart and Soul." Not sure who the artist is, but it's a song I know a lot of people play when they show a person they know how to play piano (that and "Chopsticks"). (thanks to anthony, Chicago, ILadd more info

Q: What is the song Elvis sings in the movie when Aniston comes home and the girls are dancing for Vince and the guys? (from fansu in Finland)
A: "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" (thanks to xx-tinka2-xx, Australiaadd more info

Q: What's the trailer song heard when Aniston is walking around naked? Someone said it's Cheryl Lynn's "Got To Be Real" but it's not. Its' another one, closer to the end of the trailer.  (from Marianne in Santa Cruz (Bolivia))
A: Telly Sava (thanks to jule, viennaadd more info

Q: What's the song playing in the background when Vince & the girls are playing cards?
...from RXMX in Brazil (answer RXMX's question)

Q: What's the song playing when Vaughn walks in the club with his brother? I know this was already asked but I googled that answer and that song doesn't sound right.
...from Geoff in Philly (answer Geoff's question)

Q: What's the song playing when the end credits start? (from kino in inglewood, ca)
A: "I Can See Clearly Now" by Johnny Cash (thanks to Anks, Lafayette, Indiana,usaadd more info

Q: What's the instrumental song playing when Gary leaves the bar, then goes to his office and finishes the tour logs he had been putting off??? It's a real simple melody and gets stuck in my head constantly... HELP! (from BW in MI)
A: The Carpenters. "Rainy Days and Mondays" (thanks to dbmfins , Rochester, NYadd more info

Q: What song is playing when they are at the dinner table and all the in-laws are there?? (from chris_030033 in nikiski alaska)
A: "Owner of a Lonely Heart" by Yes (thanks to Anthony, Chicago, ILadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when Jenifer Aniston is cooking food near the beginning before the dinner party. It's a bossa nova song I've never heard before. (from C in Silver Spring, MD, USA)
A: "La Vem a Baiana" Jussara Silviera. (thanks to Meg, Malaysiaadd more info

Q: What's the a capella song heard AFTER the Queen song in the credits at the end?
...from LULAY in Argentina (answer LULAY's question)

Q: What's the last theme song playing right after the boat scene and before they both meet again? We see a city scene and it's snowing.
...from IownU in miami (answer IownU's question)

Q: What song is playing when Jennifer Aniston runs by the lake?
...from jessica in washington (answer jessica's question)

Q: What's the song playing at the end when everything is sad? It's a couple of guitar notes that play in this very sad way.... (from shehriyar in pakistan)
A: Hear the music here, maybe it will help someone with the answer. (thanks to Matt Rodz, United Statesadd more info

Q: What song is playing before Jennifer Aniston sits for the Old 97s concert? It's playing in the background very briefly when she orders the two beers for herself and Vince Vaughn.
...from paul in nc (answer paul's question)

Q: What is the name of the song Jennifer's brother is singing with his group in their bedroom?
...from sexyone in chicago (answer sexyone's question)

Q: What is the song playing when Jennifer Aniston walks in after the poker game, finding Vince Vaughn on the couch naked with girls in the apt. etc...?
...from Twiggy in San Jose, CA. (answer Twiggy's question)

Q: What the song when her brother sings at dinner?
...from steph in michigan (answer steph's question)

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