Jessica Mauboy Gotcha
Gotcha is the first single off The Sapphires Soundtrack starring Jessica Mauboy, Deborah Mailman and Chris O'Dowd.
The soundtrack for one of the most anticipated films of the year, The Sapphires will include all the songs as featured in the film including some of the biggest hits of the 60's performed by the original artists; Soul Man & Hold On! I'm A Comin' by Sam & Dave and Run Through The Jungle by Creedence Clearwater Revival.
Jessica Mauboy lends her incredible vocals to many of the tracks including soul classics such as What A Man, I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch), Land of 1000 Dances and Who's Loving You and the catchy first single, Gotcha, an original song penned (with Louis Schrool and Ilan Kidron from the Potbelleez) for the film, which draws it's inspiration from the sounds of the 60's.
Set in 1968, music is integral to the feel good Aussie film that follows four young Aboriginal girls; 'The Sapphires', through a turbulent time in history set to the backdrop of some of the greatest hits of the era.
Jessica Mauboy has sold over 1.4 million units in Australia and has achieved 9 x Top 20 multiple platinum selling ARIA singles. 'Her debut album 'Been Waiting', achieved double platinum sales and garnered Jessica seven ARIA Award nominations. Her follow up album 'Get 'Em Girls', was a top 10 ARIA album and spawned 4 multi platinum selling singles. Jessica has been awarded numerous awards including 2009 ARIA Award for Highest Selling single, MTV Australia Award, ARIA #1 chart award, APRA Award and 4 Deadly Awards (Indigenous Achievement Awards). www.Jessicamauboy.com.auThe Sapphires Soundtrack Tracklisting
Land Of A Thousand Dances - Jessica Mauboy
I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Jessica Mauboy
What A Man - Jessica Mauboy
I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) - Jessica Mauboy
Who's Loving You? - Jessica Mauboy
I'll Take You There - Jessica Mauboy
Gotcha - Jessica Mauboy
Soul Man - Sam & Dave
Hold On! I'm A Comin' - Sam & Dave
Run Through The Jungle - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Today I Started Loving You Again - Jessica Mauboy, Juanita Tippens & Jade MacRae
People Make The World A Better Place - Juanita Tippens
Yellow Bird - Jessica Mauboy & Lou Bennett
Ngarra Burra Ferra - Jessica Mauboy, Lou Bennett, Juanita Tippens & Jade MacRae
Shouting Out Love - The Emotions
In The Sweet Bye & Bye - Darren PercivalThe Sapphires
Making it's debut at the midnight screening at the Cannes International film festival, The Sapphires received a standing ovation following a special Gala Screening. The only Australian feature film selected for this year's festival, The Sapphires is already making waves around the world.Cast
: Chris O'Dowd, Deborah Mailman, Jessica Mauboy, Shari Sebbens, Miranda TapsellDirector
: Wayne Blair Genre
: Comedy, Drama, Musical Running Time
: 103 minutesSynopsis
: The Sapphires is inspired by the true story of four talented singers from a remote Aboriginal mission who are discovered by an unlikely talent scout (O'Dowd). Plucked from obscurity and branded as Australia's answer to The Supremes, The Sapphires grasp the chance of a lifetime when they're offered their first real gig - entertaining the troops in Vietnam. For the girls, a whole new world of sex, war, politics and soul opens before them.Release Date
: August 9th, 2012