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Original Motion Picture Soundtrack – Grease – USA IMPORT – 8T-2-4002
“This USA IMPORT cart is in good condition. The front label is complete with a fine crease line just below the centre. A very small amount of bubbling has started to appear. The spine label has a couple of scuff marks on the edges and a manufacturer drill hole. The back label is complete with some scuff marks on the left hand side. Please check the photos.”
Artist: Various, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Format: 8-Track Cartridge
Record Label: Rso
Release Year: 1978
Release Title: Grease
Case Type: Plastic
Case Condition: Very Good (VG)
Genre: Pop, Rock ‘n’ Roll, Soundtracks & Musicals
The original soundtrack for the movie Grease, released as a double album on one 8-track cartridge, is a classic collection of songs that captures the energy and spirit of the film. As one of the most successful musical films of all time, Grease has become an iconic part of popular culture, and its soundtrack plays a significant role in its enduring appeal.
The album features a mix of catchy and memorable tunes that reflect the 1950s era and the vibrant atmosphere of Rydell High School. From the opening track, “Grease,” performed by Frankie Valli, to the final number, “We Go Together,” the songs are a delightful blend of rock and roll, doo-wop, and pop.
The soundtrack showcases the impressive vocal talents of the film’s stars, Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta, who bring their characters, Sandy and Danny, to life through their heartfelt performances. Their duets, such as “Summer Nights” and “You’re the One That I Want,” are undeniably fun and infectious.
Other standout tracks include “Greased Lightnin'” with its energetic rockabilly sound, the romantic ballad “Hopelessly Devoted to You,” and the dance-worthy “Born to Hand Jive.” The album also features memorable contributions from Stockard Channing, who portrays the sassy Rizzo, with her powerful rendition of “There Are Worse Things I Could Do.”
While the 8-track cartridge format may be considered outdated by today’s standards, its release as a double album on this medium allows listeners to experience the entirety of the soundtrack without interruption. The flow of the songs and their placement on the album creates a cohesive listening experience that mirrors the narrative of the film.
Overall, the original soundtrack of Grease on the double album 8-track cartridge is a must-have for fans of the movie and lovers of classic musicals. Its catchy tunes, vibrant performances, and nostalgic charm continue to captivate audiences and make it a timeless addition to any music collection.
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