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War is an American funk band from Long Beach, California, known for several hit songs (including "Spill the Wine", "The World Is a Ghetto", "The Cisco Kid", "Why Can't We Be Friends?", "Low Rider", and "Summer"). Formed in 1969, War is a musical crossover band which fuses elements of rock, funk, jazz, Latin, rhythm and blues, and reggae. Their ... See full bio »

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Deadpool
Deadpool Soundtrack
(2016)
Suicide Squad
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(2016)
A Knight's Tale
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(2001)
RocknRolla
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 2018 Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Wherever It Leads (2018) ... (performer: "Slippin' Into Darkness" - uncredited)
 2017 Quick Reviews with Maverick (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- North (2017) ... ("Low Rider") / (performer: "Low Rider")
 2016 Shameless (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Requiem for a Slut (2016) ... (performer: "Spill the Wine" - uncredited)
 2016 The Get Down (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- You Have Wings, Learn to Fly (2016) ... (performer: "Slippin Into Darkness")
 2016 Suicide Squad (performer: "Slippin' Into Darkness")
 2016 Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (performer: "GDFR" - as WAR)
 2016 Molly (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (performer: "Low Rider")
 2016 Chelsea Does (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chelsea Does Racism (2016) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends" Written by nm2114919, nm1244195, nm2218173, nm0326237, nm2091510, nm0588062, nm1245452, nm1245766)
 2016 Deadpool (performer: "GDFR" - as WAR)
 2015 Hotel Transylvania 2 (performer: "GDFR")
 2015 Somebody's Gotta Do It (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Low Riders (2015) ... (performer: "Low Rider by")
 2015 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- "G.D.F.R." by Flo Rida Feat. Sage the Gemeni and Lookas (2015) ... (performer: "Low Rider")
 2015 Furious 7 (performer: "G.D.F.R. (Noodles Remix)")
 2015 McFarland, USA (performer: "War Is Coming! War Is Coming!", "Me and Baby Brother")
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) ("The Cisco Kid", "Magic Mountain")
 2013 The Internship (performer: "Low Rider" - as WAR)
 2013 Bates Motel (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Underwater (2013) ... ("The Cisco Kid")
 2013 Scandal (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Molly, You in Danger, Girl (2013) ... ("Low Rider", uncredited)
 2012 The Odd Life of Timothy Green (performer: "Low Rider" - as WAR)
  Il était une fois: Les Derniers de classe (TV Series short) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Bloo de Pers (2012) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends") / (writer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 2012 Supernatural (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- There Will Be Blood (2012) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends?")
  Dexter (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- A Horse of a Different Color (2011) ... (performer: "Spill the Wine" - uncredited) / (writer: "Spill the Wine" - uncredited)
  Eureka (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Reprise (2011) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends" - uncredited) / (writer: "Why Can't We Be Friends" - uncredited)
 2011 Operation Flashpoint: Red River (Video Game) (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends?")
 2011 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- TV's Funniest Neighbours (2011) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends?" - uncredited)
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2007 - 2011) (writer - 2 episodes, 2007 - 2011) (music - 1 episode, 1996)
- A Midsummer's Nice Dreams (2011) ... (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited) / (writer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
- Little Big Girl (2007) ... (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited) / (writer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
- The Homer They Fall (1996) ... (music: "Why Can't We Be Friends?" - uncredited)
 2011 Family Guy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode VI: It's a Trap (2011) ... (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
 2010 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.35 (2010) ... (performer: "Why Can't We UnFriend?")
 2010 Rock Band 3 (Video Game) (performer: "Low Rider") / (writer: "Low Rider")
 2010 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends" - as WAR)
 2010 WWE Raw (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #18.9 (2010) ... (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
 2010 How to Make It in America (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Crisp (2010) ... (performer: "Me and Baby Brother")
 2009 EA Skate 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Low Rider")
 2009 Misfits (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
 2009 The Final Destination (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends") / (writer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 2009 George Lopez: Tall, Dark & Chicano (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Low Rider")
 2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua (performer: "Low Rider" - as WAR)
 2008 RocknRolla (performer: "Outlaw")
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) ("Galaxy", uncredited)
 2008 College Road Trip (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends" - as WAR)
 2008 Semi-Pro (performer: "The World Is A Ghetto", "Why Can't We Be Friends" - as WAR)
 2007 The Nanny Diaries (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends" - as WAR)
 2007 Eye See Me (performer: "Four Corner Room", "Get Down", "Slippin into Darkness", "The World Is A Ghetto")
 2007 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- G.E.D. (2007) ... (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
- Foreign Exchange Student (2007) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends?" - uncredited)
 2007 George Lopez: America's Mexican (TV Special documentary) (performer: "Low Rider")
 2005-2006 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Everybody Hates the Buddy System (2006) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends?")
- Everybody Hates the Laundromat (2005) ... (performer: "Slippin' in the Darkness")
 2006 King of the Hill (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Hank Fixes Everything (2006) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends?" - uncredited)
 2006 Driver: Parallel Lines (Video Game) (performer: "Low Rider" - as WAR)
 2005 Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 2005 The Sandlot 2 (Video) (performer: "Summer" - as WAR)
 2005 Brothers in Arms (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Me and Baby Brother" - uncredited) / (writer: "Me and Baby Brother" - uncredited)
 2005 Robots (performer: "LOW RIDER")
 2005 Inside Deep Throat (Documentary) (performer: "Spill the Wine")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) ("Low Rider", uncredited)
 2003-2004 The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Straight and True (2004) ... (performer: "Me and Baby Brother" - uncredited)
- Hot Shots (2003) ... (performer: "Cisco Kid")
 2004/I Taxi (performer: "The Cisco Kid")
 2004 Mr 3000 (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 2004 Mean Girls (performer: "Pass That Dutch")
 2004 Min f.d. familj (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Hel, ren och påläst (2004) ... (performer: "Low Rider")
 2004 Welcome to Mooseport (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 2003 JFK II: The Bush Connection (Video documentary) (excerpt from "Why Can't We Be Friends?", (writer: "I know ya workin' fo' the CIA")
 2003 21 Grams (performer: "Low Rider" (1975))
 2002 The Original Latin Kings of Comedy (Documentary) (performer: "Low Rider (On the Boulevard)", "Low Rider")
 2002 Cheats (performer: "WHY CAN'T WE BE FRIENDS")
 2002 The Chubbchubbs! (Short) (writer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 2002 George Lopez (TV Series) (performer: "Low Rider") / (writer: "Low Rider")
 2002 Tik Sagur (TV Series) (performer: "Low Rider")
 2002 Secretary (performer: "Me and Baby Brother")
 2001 How High (performer: "Cisco Kid")
 2001 A Knight's Tale (performer: "Low Rider" - as WAR)
 2001 The Mexican (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 2000 Remember the Titans (performer: "Spill The Wine")
 2000 Gone in Sixty Seconds (performer: "Low Rider")
 2000/I Committed (performer: "Me and Baby Brother")
 1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (performer: "Spill The Wine")
 1999 Summer of Sam (performer: "Galaxy" (1977))
 1998 54 (performer: "Galaxy")
 1998 Lethal Weapon 4 (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 1998 Paulie (performer: "Low Rider")
 1997 The Nanny (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- From Flushing with Love (1997) ... (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends")
 1997 Boogie Nights (performer: "Spill the Wine")
 1997 Contact (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
 1997 Beverly Hills Ninja (performer: "Low Rider")
 1995/I Panther (writer: "The World is a Ghetto")
 1995 Friday (performer: "Low Rider")
 1993 Tales of the City (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... (performer: "Low Rider")
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... (performer: "Low Rider")
 1993 Dazed and Confused (performer: "Why Can't We Be Friends", "Low Rider")
 1993 Mi vida loca (performer: "Don't Let No One Get You Down")
 1993 Blood In, Blood Out (performer: "Low Rider", "Slippin' Into Darkness")
 1992 Love Potion No. 9 (performer: "Low Rider")
 1992 American Me (performer: "Slippin' Into Darkness")
 1991 Video Days (Video short) (performer: "Low Rider")
 1991 Young Soul Rebels (performer: "Me & My Baby Brother")
 1990 A Gnome Named Gnorm (performer: "LOW RIDER") / (writer: "LOW RIDER")
 1989 Crack House (performer: "Slippin' Into Darkness")
 1989 Moonlighting (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- When Girls Collide (1989) ... (performer: "Cisco Kid")
 1988 Slipping Into Darkness (performer: "Slipping Into Darkness")
 1988 Colors (performer: "LOW RIDER")
 1987 Fatal Beauty (performer: "Sin City")
 1985 Stingray (TV Movie) (as WAR, "Lowrider")
  The Muppet Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1979) (music - 1 episode, 1979)
- John Denver (1979) ... (lyrics: "Why Can't We Be Friends?") / (music: "Why Can't We Be Friends?")
 1978 Up in Smoke (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
 1978 Youngblood (performer: "Youngblood (Livin' in the Streets)", "Me and Baby Brother", "Galaxy")
 1976 Track Meet (performer: "Low Rider" - uncredited)
 1976 Girl Scout Cookies (performer: "Heartbeat" - uncredited) / (writer: "Heartbeat" - uncredited)
 1975 China Doll (performer: "Smile Happy", "Heartbeat", "Leroy's Latin Lament: Lonnie's Dreams/The Way We Feel/La Fiesta/Lament" - uncredited)
 1974 Mob Job (performer: "The World Is a Ghetto" - uncredited) / (writer: "The World Is a Ghetto" - uncredited)
 1973 In Concert (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (1973) ... (performer: "All Day Music", "Slippin' into Darkness")
 1970 The Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart (performer: "Magic Mountain") / (writer: "Magic Mountain")
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