The Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin soundtrack includes music by Morgxn, In Lights and Loretta Lynn. This info article contains spoilers for William Eubank’s 2021 Paramount+ movie. Visit the Vague Visages Soundtracks of Cinema section for more music guides.
Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin stars Emily Bader as an adopted woman named Margot. Henry Ayres-Brown co-headlines as Samuel, the protagonist’s Amish cousin who seeks out family members during his Rumspringa. Emily organizes a camera crew to document her first experiences with blood relatives, and the production unfortunately doesn’t go as planned. Musically, the found footage film mostly includes background music during its 98-minute runtime; however, the flick does include a couple needledrops that viewers may be curious about. Here’s a breakdown of the featured songs in Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin.
Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin Soundtrack: Every Song in the 2021 Movie
- “Wonder (PVRIS Remix)” by Morgxn (00:07:00): Margot and company arrive in upstate New York. The Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin soundtrack music scores a driving sequence. Margot shoots video as she makes her way to Buffalo; the moment aligns with the lyric “When the question’s way too hard to understand.”
- “Hello Darlin'” by Loretta Lynn (01:32:00): Samuel leaves his family home after killing two police officers. Based on the wild climactic events, the character is seemingly possessed by a demonic spirit known as Ashmodeus. Samuel drives down a country road as the music plays after a radio dispatch call.
The Paranormal Activity: Next of Kin soundtrack also includes the following background music:
- “Let It Out” by Devin Jay Hoffman and Vincent Eric Scullin
- “All Night Long” by Axel Bauer and Daniel Aaron Walker
- “Run Thru” by David Kopatz
- “We Shall See” by In Lights
- “Jesus Wird Kommen” by Jasper Randall and Peter Rotter
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