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Black Hawk Down soundtrack

Black Hawk Down (2002)
Product detail
Format: CD
UPC: 04400170122
Label: Decca
Label number: 440 017 012
Running time: 66m54s
Shipping date: January 15th, 2002
Original score by Hans Zimmer
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Album Tracklist
1. Hunger [6:35]
2.  Barra Barra - Rachid Taha [5:47]
3. Vale of Plenty [2:27]
4. Chant [2:33]
5. Still [4:48]
...see complete tracklist
Music from the movie not on this soundtrack CD
Voodoo Chile (Slight Return) - Stevie Ray Vaughan (Cover of Jimi Hendrix song heard when the choppers are lifting off)  (found on the CD "Couldn't Stand the Weather")

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: In the scene where Sgt Dominick Pilla is killed, a sad slow patriotic song is heard. Anybody know the name of it? (from SGT in Chula Vista, CA,US)
A: It's the 13th song on the official soundtrack, "Leave No Man Behind." (thanks to t4ykez, Agadir ~ Morocccoadd more info
A: No, it is not "Leave No Man Behind." It is similar with the same general theme, however the song playing has a steady drum beat and differs in a few other ways, making it seem more patriotic. (thanks to jay, New Yorkadd more info
A: The song is called "He's Dead & Cover Fire" (thanks to RLW, Mexicoadd more info

Q: There is a rock song playing when they are getting ready for the mission. Does anybody know what the name of it is? (from bob in america)
A: "Falling to Pieces" by Faith no More is the song I think you're thinking of. (thanks to lostdog101, Leicester, England.add more info
A: There are actually two songs playing.... one by Faith and one by a trio of Layne Staley, Ann Wilson, & Cris Cornell. I can't remember for the life of me what it is!!!! (thanks to Jake, wendell nc add more info

Q: In the scene where the soldier is playing basketball in the airfield and the other guy joins him, what's the music heard? This song was also on the computer game SLAM'N JAM 93. (from Behrad in iran)
A: The song is "Jump Around" from the band House of Pain. (thanks to gunny, germanyadd more info

Q: What music is heard when the Somalians are getting their guns? (from Abomb Lenser in LaCrosse)
A: It's track number 4 "Chant." The director has chosen to play it starting from its second half, exactly at 01:15 min. (thanks to t4ykez, Agadir ~ Moroccoadd more info

Q: There is another "rock" song that is playing as the helicopters take off on a mission; it is not "Falling to Pieces" nor is it on the soundtrack, as I have it. Does anyone know the title or artist? (from Garrett in New York, USA)
A: It's the song called "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" written by Jimi Hendrix and performed by Stevie Ray Vaughan. (thanks to pablo d23, Spain (Seville)add more info

Q: What's the music playing when they are in the helicopter after completing the first mission and they were trying to shoot a pig that later on they eat for dinner? (from The Librarian in Indonesia)
A: There's a small sample of the song "Barra Barra." (thanks to Colonel, England, Bedfordadd more info
A: It is "Barra Barra" by Rachi Taha. (thanks to Agster, San Diego, CAadd more info

Q: What is the name of the song playing when Josh Hartnett (Eversmann) talks to Eric Bana (Hoot) and Hoot is eating and telling him about when he goes back home? Do you guys know? (from stephfutebol06 in Mexico)
A: I think you want song 11, "Gortoz A Ran J'Attends" (thanks to Salim, iranadd more info

Q: What song is playing when Grimesy is making coffee talking about all he did during desert storm? (from arcy16 in MA, USA)
A: "Creep" from Stone Temple Pilots. (thanks to T, Texasadd more info
A: It's actually "Half the Man I used to Be" by Nirvana I think or Stone Temple Pilots. They both sound exactly the same. (thanks to mot, Deltavilleadd more info
A: "Half The Man I Used To Be" by Nirvana. (thanks to Becca, KY, USadd more info

Q: What's the name of the song playing when they stop the African general and shoot the Land Rover? (from SIETE in TIJUANA,MEXICO)
A: I think Inner Circle's "Bad Boys" is the song but it's only instrumental in the movie! (thanks to gio, UKadd more info
A: It's Badawi's "Tall King Dub". It can be found on the album Jerusalem Under Fire. (thanks to pantaneiro, Pantanaladd more info

Q: What is the song playing in the credits right after it is explained what happened after the movie? (from Sean in Victoria, Australia)
A: "Minstrel Boy (Film Version)" by Joe Strummer (thanks to Ray, New York City, New add more info

Q: What is the song playing when they are going to raid the city?
...from Invi in London. UK (answer Invi's question)

Q: What's the music playing in the film's ad on HBO? (from FreddyG in Hungary)
A: The song on most of the ads uses "The Space Between Us" by The Dave Matthews Band. (thanks to Mac, nowhere, SDadd more info
A: Actually it is called "The Space Between" by the Dave Matthews Band from their album titled Everyday. Smart one! (thanks to beastman, St. Louisadd more info

Q: When Sgt Pilla is hit, we hear the song "Leave No Men Behind," but it is another version. What is this version and where can it be found? (from lander in Mexico)
A: The song is called "He's Dead Cover Fire" (thanks to iKnops, Houston,TX USAadd more info

Q: At the beginning of the film, we see starving and dying adults and younger children. A somewhat haunting vocalist (although no lyrics) is singing music that sounds middle eastern. What genre would this be and what is the name of this music? Thanks to anyone who can help.  (from Gra in Kent, Egland)
A: The song sounds Northern African, so this would be the genre. The song is called "Hunger" by Hans Zimmer. (thanks to bc, NZadd more info

Q: What is the rock song playing when the guy has the seizure when he's watching the movie?? (from tbrown in fay, ar)
A: "Die Born" by Days of the New (thanks to vetteater13, hoxie, ksadd more info

Q: What is the song playing at the end of the movie when Eversman is saying goodbye to his friend? (from J in Maine)
A: I think it is "Gortoz a Ran" by Denez Prignent. It's number 11 on the original soundtrack. Hope it's the one you want! (thanks to Meg, Perth, Australiaadd more info

Q: What's the song playing on the radio (car stereo) of Abdi (the Somali informant working for the US soldiers) while he's driving to identify the building where the targets are located? (from a3000 in us)
A: Dhibic Roob (thanks to Travis Erickson, kerrvilleadd more info

Q: What is the song playing in the trailer of the movie but not on the sound track? (from darby134 in Denver)
A: Could be "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad" by Moby (thanks to dj, USadd more info

Q: What song is Abdi playing in the car when he was told to shut his radio off? (from yomi in usa)
A: The song is called "Dhibic Roob" performed by Omar Sharif... (thanks to blackhawk, mare nectaris, moonadd more info

Q: What is the music playing as the General orders the soldiers to mark targets with infrared strobes and armored vehicles are shown in the Pakistani Stadium?
...from Sky in Dallas, TX (answer Sky's question)

Q: What is the song playing when Abdi watches the ministers with their guards walk into the building where the meeting is due to take place?
...from jason in johannesburg, gauteng, south africa (answer jason's question)

Q: What song is playing once the convoy reaches Crash site one at night when Sgt. Eversmann (Josh Harnett) shakes hand with Lt.Col. Danny McKnight (Tom Sizemore)? I really need to know.
...from Neil in Kissimmee, Florida (answer Neil's question)

Q: What song is playing when Cliff Elvis Wollcott takes the chopper up? (from yagyang  in india )
A: "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" by Jimi Hendrix (thanks to dj, Indiaadd more info

Q: What's the song used in the trailer shown in Australia?
...from Studs in Brisbane Australia (answer Studs's question)

Q: What song is playing when Eric Bana asks "who's hungry?" on seeing the wild boars?
...from manu in india (answer manu's question)

Q: Which part of the film is "Vale of Plenty" used for?
...from Aaron in Philippines (answer Aaron's question)

Q: What song is playing when they are going to get Eric Bana in the chopper? (from JKE in US)
A: That should be "Barra Barra." It's on the official soundtrack (thanks to ansub, pakistanadd more info

Q: What song is playing when the two helicopter pilots talk about "limo"? (from mitoboy in italy)
A: Elvis P (thanks to lu, Italyadd more info

Q: In the film a helicopter is shot down and lands in the middle of the town...what is the piece of music playing in this scene?
...from tracie-ann in canterbury uk (answer tracie-ann's question)

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