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“Guardian of the Galaxy’s” Awesome Mixtape

posted by Nell Minow

One of the many pleasures of “Guardians of the Galaxy,” opening this week, is the soundtrack featuring some 70’s classics from an “Awesome Mixtape” played by Peter “Star Lord” Quill (Chris Pratt).  Here are some of the highlights.

“Hooked on a Feeling” by Blue Swede

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“I’m Not in Love” by 10CC

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“Come and Get Your Love” by Redbone


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“Ooh Child” by The Five Stairsteps

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“I Want You Back” by the Jackson 5

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An awesome mix indeed!



  • Donna Kazee

    My kind of soundtrack! Did you mean the 80s or 70s? These all are from the 70s, I think. This is the movie I’ve been anticipating, and I am really hoping it won’t disappoint.

    • Nell Minow

      You are right of course, Donna! I’ve made the correction. And the movie is GREAT!

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  • ko

    Thanks for finding all the videos–this was a soundtrack full of smiles.

    • Nell Minow

      So glad you enjoyed it, ko! Thanks for writing.

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