Almost Famous
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Soundtrack album from Almost Famous by
Various Artists
ReleasedSeptember 12, 2000
GenreRock
Length75:09
LabelDreamWorks
ProducerDanny Bramson & Cameron Crowe
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic[1]

Almost Famous is a soundtrack album to the film of the same name, released in 2000. It was awarded the 2001 Grammy Award for Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media.

In May 2021, UMe announced the reissue of the soundtrack as an expanded five CD/seven LP boxed set.[2] It will be the first time all of the music featured in the film will be released in one set.[2]

Track listing

Personnel ("Stillwater")

Personnel

Additional music

Other music used in the film[3] did not appear on the soundtrack album. As with the songs in the released soundtrack, they are usually snippets of a minute or less.

# Sung or performed by a character in the film
@ Only featured in the director's cut, Untitled

Chart performance

Album
YearChartPosition
2000Billboard 20043
2000Billboard Top Internet Albums8
2001Billboard Top Soundtrack Albums16

Year-end charts

Year-end chart performance for Almost Famous
Chart (2001)Position
Canadian Albums (Nielsen SoundScan)[5]163

Certifications

RegionCertificationCertified units/sales
Canada (Music Canada)[6]Gold50,000^
United States (RIAA)[7]Gold500,000^

^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

References

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ a b Young, Alex (May 21, 2021). "Almost Famous Soundtrack Reissued As Massive 103-Song Box Set". Consequence of Sound. Retrieved May 21, 2021.
  3. ^ "Music from Almost Famous". MusicfromFilm.com. Archived from the original on 2015-05-15. Retrieved 2010-11-16.
  4. ^ "Scores for Almost Famous and Vanilla Sky". TheUncool.com. Retrieved 2012-07-22.
  5. ^ "Top 200 Albums of 2001 (based on sales)". Jam!. Archived from the original on November 6, 2003. Retrieved March 26, 2022.
  6. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Soundtrack – Almost Famous". Music Canada. Retrieved 4 September 2019.
  7. ^ "American album certifications – Soundtrack – Almost Famous". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 4 September 2019.