Where the Crawdads Sing Soundtrack: Every Song Featured in the movie: Based on the 2018 Bestseller novel of the same name by Delia Owens, “Where the Crawdads Sing” is a mystery thriller starring Daisy Edgar Jones, Taylor John Smith, Harris Dickinson. Produced by Reese Witherspoon, and slated as one of the most profitable movies this summer the story follows Catherine ‘Kya’ Clark, a girl who lives alone in the marshes of North Carolina and is accused of murdering a local boy named Chase Andrews. Loved both by critics and the general audience, this film serves as a perfect recommendation for mystery lovers.
The portrayal of Kya Clark by Daisy Jones is mind-blowing as she owns this character. If you have read the book you can clearly see the characters coming to life. Two of Kya’s love interests in the film, Tate Walker and Chase Andrews are also portrayed amazingly. Both Taylor and Harris did a great job as it comes easily for the audience to love and hate their characters. The mystery behind the murder also unfolds in a thrilling way with a great twist at the end adding to the overall experience.
WHERE THE CAWDADS SING SOUNDTRACK: ALL SONGS FEATURED IN THE MOVIE:
The sound of the film is composed by Mychael Danna, whose work on Life of Pi was awarded an Oscar and Golden Globe. Except for ‘Carolina’ by Taylor Swift, every other track is done by Mychael. For a mystery thriller like this film, Mychael’s work serves as the cherry on the cake. There score carefully understands all the important characters and lets them play out in key moments of the film.
It enhances all the scenes in a way that the movie’s experience improves tenfolds.
Taylor Swift’s ‘Carolina’ is like a folk song written ages ago to tell the story of The Marsh Girl. It was the only track written before the filming and still fits perfectly. The director even said that this song shaped the direction of the film. The song is basically the summary of the book without spoilers and is hauntingly beautiful. Taylor’s low register is what makes the song unique.
For a movie with a gripping story, great cinematography, and amazing acting, this combination of Taylor Swift and Mychael Danna is perfect for all types of audiences.
- ‘Carolina’ by Taylor Swift
- ‘Out Yonder Where The Crawdads Sing’
- ‘A Swamp Knows All About Death’
- ‘They Called Me Kya’
- ‘The Marsh Girl’
- ‘Mussels For Jumpin’
- ‘A Feather From Tate’
- ‘Am I Your Girlfriend Now?’
- ‘Snow Geese’
- ‘Another Season Passed’
- ‘You’re Never Going To Come Back’
- ‘The Fourth Of July’
- ‘View From The Fire Tower’
- ‘Clothes From Miss Mabel’
- ‘Chase Andrews’
- ‘Red Wool Fibres’
- ‘I Just Wanna Talk’
- ‘With Royalties To Follow’
- ‘We The Jury’
- ‘It Was Always Tate’
- ‘I Am Every Shell Washed Upon The Shore’
- ‘Teach You To Read’