for pink lipstick, burn books and queen bees, boys you hate and ones you don’t, and flipping off the world. nostalgic tunes from teen movie soundtracks, including mean girls, clueless & 10 things i hate about you.
On this year’s Record Store Day, Universal Music will be re-releasing the soundtrack to Clueless to celebrate the film’s 20th anniversary. And while it’s hard to top the revered classic that is Clueless’ soundtrack, the re-release calls to mind all the other great movie soundtracks for flicks about high school, relationship drama, and plain old teenage angst. Here, we break down some of the best teen movie soundtracks over the past few decades.
001exogenesis symphony, part 1 // muse 002don’t worry, we’ll be watching you // gotye 003you know i’m no good [cover] // arctic monkeys 004no church in the wild // jay z & kanye west [ft. frank ocean] 005teenage crime // adrian lux 006million dollar man // lana del rey 007love love love // of monsters and men 008teenage icon // the vaccines
009in for the kill [alex giudici remix] // la roux 010supremacy // muse 011we will rock you // queen 012let’s go! [chiptune remix] // teen titans theme song