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A Song-By-Song Breakdown Of Why 'Boogie Nights' Has The Greatest Soundtrack Of All Time

Updated 9 Oct 2019 1.8k views24 items

Boogie Nights is revered by film enthusiasts for many reasons, but one of them is massive. No, it's not Marky Mark's prosthetic member - it's the music. The Boogie Nights soundtrack is one of the best soundtracks ever not just because the music is choice, but because it seamlessly weaves throughout the film, bringing to life the juxtaposition of the glamour and grit of the adult film industry in the late '70s and early '80s. 

All the songs in Boogie Nights are perfectly matched to the rise and fall of Dirk Diggler's career, and boy were there a lot of them - enough to produce two full albums! So let's take a look back at some of the biggest musical moments from the film and remember why Boogie Nights has the greatest soundtrack of all time.

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