During the first trip to New York with Myrtle, Tom, Nick is watching a man play the trumpet on the fire escape. The music heard is played by a muted trumpet; yet, no mute is seen. See more
In my younger and more vulnerable years, my father gave me some advice. "Always try to see the best in people," he would say. As a consequence, I'm inclined to reserve all judgements. But even I have a limit.
Jay Gatsby's flower symbol is shown throughout the credits with different letters in place of the 'JG'. The 3rd to last flower, preceding the music section, has 'JZ' in it (an homage to the film's soundtrack producer Jay Z
. The last flower has the movie's traditional 'JG' in it. See more
Written by Will.i.am
(as William Adams), Sonny Bono
, James P. Johnson
, and Cecil Mack
Published by i.am.composing, LLC (BMI) / BMG Sapphire Songs (BMI), Mushroom Music,
(c) WB Music Corp and Redwood Music Ltd. Cotillion Music Inc., Chris-Marc Music, Cherry River Music Co. (Samples "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)" by Sonny Bono
. Cotillion Music Inc.
and Chris-Marc Music)
(Samples "Charleston" by James P. Johnson
and Cecil Mack
. WB Music Corp., Redwood Music Ltd.)
By kind permission of Warner/Chappell Music Australia Pty Ltd and J. Albert & Son Pty Ltd. Contains elements of "Charleston" written by James P. Johnson
and Cecil Mack
Covered by Marco F. Ferrari on the piano, and performed by Jazz Ensemble.
Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Produced by Will.i.am
Performed by Will.i.am
Under license from Interscope Records (US)
Licensed courtesy of Universal Music Australia Pty Limited See more