The Driving Home 2 U soundtrack spotlights music by Olivia Rodrigo. This info article contains song details for Stacey Lee’s 2022 Disney+ movie. Check out Vague Visages’ Soundtracks of Cinema section for more music guides.
Driving Home 2 U examines the creative journey of American musician Olivia Rodrigo. During a road trip in the American West, she recalls writing and recording songs for her debut album, Sour. Rodrigo recreates moments from the past, and also performs various tracks live with new arrangements. Here’s every featured song in Driving Home 2 U.
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Driving Home 2 U Soundtrack: Every Song in the 2022 Disney+ Movie
- “drivers license” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:00:00): The Driving Home 2 U soundtrack song plays during an opening montage. It can be heard again during a first recording at 00:20:00. The track continues during a montage sequence at 00:22:00.
- “happier” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:03:00): Rodrigo performs the track from a bedroom chair. The camera pans across the room to various female musicians. Rodrigo finishes the song while seated on the floor at a keyboard.
- “jealousy, jealousy” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:10:00): Rodrigo performs outdoors under a freeway. The camera zooms in and out as the musicians play. Rodrigo’s performance concludes with a sky visual.
- “1 step forward, 3 steps back” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:13:00): The track plays during a transitional sequence as Rodrigo drives and then walks through a hotel. She reflects about a break-up and how she wrote the track’s lyrics during a trip to Salt Lake City with her mother. The Driving Home 2 U soundtrack song is performed during a road trip re-creation in Utah’s Valley of the Gods.
- “deja vu” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:26:00): Rodrigo plays the song at a piano. She speaks about the weirdness of recycled relationships. Rodrigo performs the track at Motor Vu Theatre.
- “favorite crime” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:33:00): Rodrigo walks around in Arcosanti, Arizona. She sings the song at an empty venue. A guitarist joins her on the stage.
- “good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:37:00): Rodrigo works on a track with producer Dan Nigro. She performs the Driving Home 2 U soundtrack song with an orchestra at Red Rock Canyon State Park in California.
- “enough for you” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:42:00): Rodrigo reflects about writing the song in Salt Lake City. She sings the track in a recording booth. Rodrigo speaks about her friendship with Dan Nigro and performs the song in a forest.
- “traitor” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:50:00): Rodrigo tunes her instruments outside Roy’s Motel & Cafe. She performs as cars drive by. The camera pans to the sky as the music ends.
- “brutal” by Olivia Rodrigo (00:56:00): Rodrigo conceptualizes the song with Dan Nigro. They discuss the premise and title. Rodrigo records the track at 00:58:00; she performs it at 01:01:00.
- “hope ur ok” by Olivia Rodrigo (01:05:00): A recording session begins. Rodrigo works with Dan Nigro and requests for her voice to be louder. They finish the album on March 30, 2021. Rodrigo performs the Driving Home 2 U soundtrack song on the beach at 01:08:00.
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