‘Jurassic Park’ theme song hit No. 1 on Billboard charts, thanks to ‘Jurassic World’

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John Williams’ soundtrack to Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park still stands as one of the best film scores of all time. With its mix of menace, wonder and heroism, it’s an album that has stood the test of time

Just ask anyone who went to see Jurassic World opening weekend, and they’ll tell you that the moment the original theme kicked in, they were choking up big time. As if to prove the point, the recent release of Jurassic World has given rise to an interesting happening: It’s brought the theme from Jurassic Park onto the Billboard charts.

Business Insider made the announcement June 19 that “Jurassic Park Theme” has taken the top spot on the Classical Digital Songs chart. What’s even more interesting is that the awesome classical cover duo known as The Piano Guys have taken the No. 2 spot on that same chart, with the very same song. The track comes off of their album, Portrait, and can be listened to through the embed, below: Read more…

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