View Full Version : What's that tune in a Seinfeld episode?

08-30-2001, 08:43 AM
Ok, I just finished watching some Seinfeld's on a tape. In the end of The Wig Master (7th season, episode 128) Kramer is strutting down the street wearing a Technicolor Dreamcoat and a cool tune is playing in the background. So what's the name of that song and who's performing it?

12-28-2012, 08:55 AM
I'm bumping this ancient thread because I've always wanted to know what it was too...

12-28-2012, 08:59 AM
I assume you mean the song in this clip (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PAEOYwttFbY). Half the comments for that vid are asking for the name of the song, too. No answers.

12-28-2012, 09:05 AM
Yeah that's the one!

12-28-2012, 09:15 AM
It's some kind of funk, that's all I can tell.

12-28-2012, 10:28 AM
It was probably composed specifically for this scene by the guy who did the theme music.

Ellis Aponte Jr.
12-28-2012, 10:30 AM
It sounds like Digable Planets, but if it is I can't place the song.

12-28-2012, 12:21 PM
That's a "song"?

12-31-2012, 10:50 AM
I tried SoundHound (music ID program), but I think the laugh track messes it up.

01-01-2013, 05:51 AM
It was probably composed specifically for this scene by the guy who did the theme music.There are brief vocals in the track, I think if it was made custom for that scene it wouldn't have had that.

01-01-2013, 09:58 AM
The bass line is reminiscent of Digable Planets' Cool Like That (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cM4kqL13jGM). The vocals don't seem to match, though.

01-01-2013, 10:32 AM
I would guess it is a piece of a song on a loop. If you have the DVDs, the fine print of the credits would probably have the credit if it is a song that wasn't composed specifically for the episode.

Elendil's Heir
01-01-2013, 10:42 PM
IMDB.com has no soundtrack entry for this episode, and it usually does if there's anything other than incidental music: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0697811/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1