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Q: Music from the movie Alfie ( Answered,   2 Comments )
Subject: Music from the movie Alfie
Category: Arts and Entertainment > Movies and Film
Asked by: el_santo-ga
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Posted: 08 Sep 2006 11:11 PDT
Expires: 08 Oct 2006 11:11 PDT
Question ID: 763451
In the movie 'Alfie' there is a scene where Jude Law and Susan
Sarandon make love after drinking absinthe. During that scene there is
a live song in the background, do you know the name of the song and
who sings it?


Request for Question Clarification by pinkfreud-ga on 08 Sep 2006 11:27 PDT
I believe the song you want is "The Beat Goes On," as performed by the
Buddy Rich Big Band. The vocalist was Buddy Rich's 12-year-old
daughter, Cathy Rich.

You can listen to a clip here:

Please let me know if this is the correct song.

Clarification of Question by el_santo-ga on 08 Sep 2006 16:34 PDT
That's the one!!! thank you so much, I had been trying to find out the
name of that song but since it isn't in the movie cd it had been very
hard. Thank you!!!


Subject: Re: Music from the movie Alfie
Answered By: pinkfreud-ga on 08 Sep 2006 16:48 PDT
I am glad to have been able to help you identify your song. As
mentioned above, it is a cover of "The Beat Goes On" by the Buddy Rich
Big Band, with Buddy's 12-year-old daughter Cathy as the vocalist.

If you'd like to buy the song on CD, the Buddy Rich collection "Big
Swing Face" is a great album at a great price:

Amazon: Big Swing Face

You can also buy this version of "The Beat Goes On" as a single, from
iTunes and other online services. If you look for the single, be sure
to check the artist's name to verify that it's the Buddy Rich version:
this song has been recorded by several other groups (most famously by
Sonny & Cher).

Best regards,
Subject: Re: Music from the movie Alfie
From: thegott-ga on 21 Sep 2006 13:07 PDT
Hello there

Hope that you can help me out, as this has been troubeling me for a
few days now. In the movie, there is a scene where Alfie goes
clubbing, and there is a song playing. It sounds a lot like Pharell,
but i just cant find out what it is called!!??

Hope someone can help me out
 Best regards.
Subject: Re: Music from the movie Alfie
From: pinkfreud-ga on 21 Sep 2006 13:15 PDT

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