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Music supervisor for "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" confirms that Lana unsuccessfully submitted multiple tracks for inclusion

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Americunt    16,226
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In 1969, popular songs really ranged the gamut, from the No. 1 hit at the time of the Manson murders (the novelty track “In the Year 2525”) to the instrumental love theme to the movie version of Romeo and Juliet. At the same time, you had hippie music, rock, and the very beginning of the introspective singer-songwriter genre that later flourished in the 70s. Immersing yourself in the era, what did you learn?
It was that dichotomy of the psychedelia and pop, especially rooted in the things the radio and [stations like] KHJ was playing. There was no one flavor, or corporate-sounding radio where you hear the same thing over and over again. It was definitely a really great and truly eclectic mix and radio had the power to break artists. DJs were reverential, they praise the songs and all had their own personalities. Even some of the advertisements were hilarious. I think we captured that in the movie by not using just one particular style. You’re not going to get the Billboard top-charting songs from 1969 on this soundtrack, but what’s more important is the time machine aspect of it, with songs like Roy Head and the Traits’ “Treat Her Right.” I’ve had the chance to listen to the soundtrack in the car and it is such a transporting experience. [Quentin] also didn’t want to go anachronistic with this, because we were approached by people who wanted to do original or new songs. Like Lana Del Rey is amazing and she has such a Quentin vibe to her and had a few songs she wanted to submit, but Quentin wanted to stay rooted in the period and utilize his memory of KHJ Boss Radio in Los Angeles. The radio stations and the DJs are stars in the movie as well and every character is listening to them.

https://www.gq.com/story/mary-ramos-quentin-tarantino-interview

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Americunt    16,226

Dammit Tarantino, you could've gotten her a fuckin' Oscar. jj4 

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Daenerys    62,681

I see where he's coming from, but he could have kept the music in the film from the period and Lana's song play during the credits. 

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Madonna    39,404

UGH Lana deserves a fucking Oscar more than any of the hoes that are actually getting them. gaga5 

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Venus XCX    10,054

Imagine turning her down when she's a proven soundtrack queen...

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