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Dirty Dancing Soundtrack

Updated on September 22, 2012

The Soundtrack From Dirty Dancing, Featuring Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze

Dirty Dancing is probably one of the most popular romance films of our time.

It has also earned numerous awards for its soundtrack and also spawned the making of Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights with the same exact plot but in a different setting.

Not surprisingly, many of the songs from the original movie are still popular even to this day. Although most of what you see in this movie is pretty much predictable and expected, a lot of people who have seen the show voted it one of the best movies of all time and some of them even paid for a second time to watch it!

At the time of its released, it was by far one of the most successful films ever made even with such a low budget. It is funny that as a result of the movie, it has increased dancing class enrolments throughout the country. Some of the movie quotes like "Nobody puts Baby in a corner" has become adopted in popular culture today. One of the most famous quotes from the movie,I'm scared of walking out of this room and never feeling the rest of my whole life the way I feel when I'm with you." is one of the most romantic quotes of all time from a movie.

The whole movie revolves around two people, Frances "Baby" Houseman and Johnny Castle. It basically tells the story of how this two characters developed a romantic relationship with each other following the Frances's encounter with Johnny during a summer vacation. Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey took up these two roles respectively.

Even by today's standards, Dirty Dancing is a big hit and has earned millions of dollars to this day since 1987 when the film was made. There are plans to remake the film in future which is scheduled to be released at the earliest in 2014. But will it be as successful as the original??

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Buy The Dirty Dancing Movie!

Dirty Dancing
Dirty Dancing

Get a copy of thie Widescreen Edition of Dirty Dancing. Girls, this is one of the best romantic movies that you should own or even watch in your lifetime. This DVD comes with extra bonus features that include a behind the scenes featurette, the theatrical trailer, a concert featuring the music from the movie, a commentary from the creator or the movie and music vides for "She's Like the Wind," "I've Had the Time of My Life" & "Hungry Eyes". You will also get to kno the biographies of each of the Dirty Dancing Crew cast.

Check it out!


Dirty Dancing Cast

Patrick Swayze

Jennifer Grey

Jerry Orbach

Cynthia Rhodes

Kelly Bishop

Max Cantor

Dirty Dancing Soundtrack, The Complete LIST - Vote For Your Favourite Track!

We all have our favourite tracks from the movie. This list has been compiled from Amazon.

Dirty Dancing Soundtrack

Dirty Dancing: Original Soundtrack From The Vestron Motion Picture
Dirty Dancing: Original Soundtrack From The Vestron Motion Picture

Get the full soundtrack here. Dance to the music and enjoy it at home!


Dirty Dancing - Time Of My life (Final Track) - 129 MILLION VIEWS AND COUNTING!!!!!

This track is probably one of the most popular tracks. Today, you may have heard cover versions of this song played in a variety of different music genres.

Check out this original track!

Where Else Have I Head of the song "Time Of My life"?

If you are wondering where you might have heard this song recently, you're right about it. This music from the Original Dirty Dancing Movie was composed by Franke Previte, John deNicola, and Donald Markowitz which quickly rose to #1 in the pop charts.

Today we've heard cover versions of this song from:

a) The Black Eyed Peas

b) Glee

There is also a Remastered version of the Original "Time Of My Life" released in 2003.

Get The Cover Version for "Time Of My Life"

The Time (Dirty Bit)
The Time (Dirty Bit)

This is the Black Eyed Peas version for "Time Of My Life"

(I've Had) The Time Of My Life (Glee Cast Version)
(I've Had) The Time Of My Life (Glee Cast Version)

Even Glee made their own version from this son. Check it out


5 More Soundtracks... - Dirty Dancing Video on YouTube

Dirty Dancing T's - Quotes From The Movie

Love Dirty Dancing so much that you even want to wear them on? Or you just love their quotes so much that you just have to get a shirt made out of it.

Well, worry no more because there are literally hundreds of them to choose from.

Dirty Dancing Posters

Movies Like Dirty Dancing

For those who can't get enough of romantic movies like Dirty Dancing, here are some movies for you to consider

Watch The Dirty Dancing Movie Trailer (1987)

What Do You Think of Dirty Dancing, The Movie?

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    • bwet profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      @Michelle Hogan: it certainly is my top 10 movies of all time too. Thankfully, we have so much left of the movie to remind us of it

    • bwet profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago

      @Cherry-Ambition: Yup it is a very catchy song even till this day

    • Michelle Hogan profile image

      Michelle Hogan 

      6 years ago

      This is one of my Top 10 movies of all time. Patrick should still be with us. But at least this masterpiece has been frozen in time for us to enjoy forever.

    • Cherry-Ambition profile image


      6 years ago from U.S.

      I actually don't care that much for the movie, but I LOVE the song "Time of My Life". I was a toddler when that song first came out. But I loved hearing it on the radio. I have it on my iPod now... :)


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