Star Wars Theme Topped The Music Charts In ’77
When it is a good movie, it is expected that it has good actors and actresses, plot, cinematography, director, and music. A movie’s music helps make the movie become more memorable to the masses. It is a known fact that the Star Wars theme is one of the many factors that make the movie more memorable.
However, did you know that the Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band by took the top spot on the Hot 100 chart in 1977? It was a disco version of the song created by Meco and it held on to the #1 spot for two weeks despite massive criticisms. It’s a 15-minute song made up of Star Wars music set to a disco beat. Even R2-D2 got a bleeping solo!