Song credits - additional film music - songs that are not included in the official soundtrack list, but are playing in the movie.
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1. Shotgun – Junior Walker and the Allstars
[00:09’] A group is having fun at a party. Rustin arrives and chats with his friends.
2. Walking The Dog – Rufus Thomas
[00:11’] The song plays faintly in the background when the guys talk in the kitchen while the others have fun at the party.
3. Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around – Cast
[00:16’] The group sings this song after Rustin presents his ideas about the protest.
4. Everybody Loves A Lover – Doris Day
[00:26’] Rustin chats with Elias at a bar in town. Rustin talks about the first time he was invited into Martin’s home.
5. I Don’t Know – Ruth Brown
[00:27’] At the bar, Elias asks Rustin about the rumors about him and Dr. King. Rustin tells him that it’s an ugly lie.
6. Lucille – Little Richard
[00:38’] Rustin puts out the cigarette, the knocks on Loretta’s door.
7. This Little Light Of Mine – Cast
[00:39’] Rustin sings this song while spending time with Loretta’s children.
8. Sacred is the Lord – Mahalia Jackson
[00:52’] Rustin plays a record with this music and sings along, then turns up the volume when the phone rings.
9. Fingertips I & II – Little Stevie Wonder
[00:58’] The singer performs live on stage. The black community continues to fight for its rights.
10. Jesus Walked This Lonesome Valley – Cast
[01:23’] Rustin sings this song as he looks at the Capitol Building.
11. Woke Up This Morning – Rema Webb
[01:30’] A group of boys sing this song at the protest.
12. Road to Freedom – Lenny Kravitz
[01:37’] First end credits song.
13. Straighten Up and Fly Right – Oscar Brown Jr.
14. Didn’t It Rain – Da’Vine Joy Randolph
15. We Shall Overcome – Rema Webb
16. Oh Freedom (Amen) – Jester Hairston
17. Everybody Needs Somebody – Little Jimmy Scott
18. How I Got Ovеr – Da’Vine Joy Randolph
Rustin official OST album tracklist, original motion picture score.
Original release date: 3 November 2023
Label: Netflix Music
Original music composed by Branford Marsalis
1. Black Strength
2. Who Said You’re Not Our Man
4. Chief Wells Redux
5. Bayard Bush Flashback
6. Show Me Your Ideas
[00:16’] Rustin writes his ideas on a board and tells his friends that they will put together the largest peaceful protest in the nation’s history.
[01:44’] Third end credits song.
7. Rustin Walks Home
[00:08’] Rustin walks home and checks his mail when he arrives.
8. Makes You Want to Believe
9. Bayard Breaks Down the Meeting
10. I Ne’r Didst Dream – Victor Ryan Robertson
[01:07’] Elias hands the lute to Rustin and asks him to play.
11. King to March
12. Work As One, Move As One
13. The Rustin Shuffle
14. Dinner Music Cha-Cha
15. Louis Reads the Pledge
16. Bayard Cruising
17. The Day Of, Part III
[01:31’] At the protest, people cheer for freedom as they march.
18. How I Got Over – Tonya Boyd-Cannon
19. Meeting at the Mall
20. Fingertips Redux
21. King to March, Version 2
22. The Day Of, Part I
[01:28’] The groups arrive at the Capitol building and unload the trunks.
23. The Day Of, Part II
24. Moving to Utopia
[00:47’] The staff moves into the Utopia Neighborhood Club House.
25. Elias’ Song
[00:30’] After spending the evening at the bar, Elias and Rustin share their first kiss.
26. Press Conference
27. Roy Has Issues with Me
28. Heres Comes the People
29. Bayard Breaks Down the Meeting, Version 1
30. Bayard Goes to See Martin
31. MLK Jr.
32. Didn’t It Rain – Tonya Boyd-Cannon
33. Thе Knowing – Ledisi
[01:40’] Second end credits song.
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2. Rustin Official Teaser Trailer
Trailer songs (full tracks)
1. Groovy Babe - Durand Jones & The Indications (Rustin Official Trailer)
Rustin Film information
Movie Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Release date (wide): 17 November 2023
Runtime: 1h 46m
Production: Higher Ground Productions
Director: George C. Wolfe
Stars: Colman Domingo, Aml Ameen, Glynn Turman
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