The highly-anticipated soundtrack for Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby has received almost as much hype as the movie itself. Music mogul Jay-Z produced the star-studded soundtrack that features music by Beyoncé , Lana Del Ray and the xx , just to name just a few. SEE ALSO: ‘The Great Gatsby’ Second Trailer For this week’s Music Monday , we’ve compiled a playlist of songs that were featured in lit-flicks such as The Great Gatsby . What’s your favorite song from a book that’s been brought to the silver screen? Let us know in the comments below, or send us a song on Spotify, and we’ll add it to our list. We’ve included a list of songs, below, that are included on movie soundtracks. Try to guess which films the songs are from; then read the following descriptions to see if you were right. Into the Wild is a non-fiction book written by Jon Krakauer. It describes the story of Chris McCandless, a young college graduate who gave his $25,000 of savings to charity and hitchhiked to Canada, where his body was later found decomposing in the wilderness. In 2007, Sean Penn directed a movie adaptation of the book,… Read full this story
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