Music from and Inspired by Spider-Man

Music from and Inspired by Spider-Man is a 2002 soundtrack album for the film Spider-Man. Although it contains a portion of the film score by Danny Elfman, a more complete album of Elfman's work was released as Spider-Man: Original Motion Picture Score. "All in the Suit That You Wear" by the group Stone Temple Pilots was pulled out at the last minute when they could not get it as the lead track.[2]

Music from and Inspired by Spider-Man
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Soundtrack album by
Various artists
ReleasedApril 30, 2002
  • Butch Walker
  • Will Botwin
  • Jonas Nachsin
  • Lyor Cohen
  • Julie Greenwald
  • Spring Aspers
  • Glen Brunman
  • Denise Luiso
  • Lia Vollack
Marvel Comics film series soundtrack chronology
Blade II: The Soundtrack
Music from and Inspired by Spider-Man
Spider-Man: Original Motion Picture Score
Singles from Music from and Inspired by Spider-Man
  1. "Hero"
    Released: March 1, 2002
  2. "It's What We're All About"
    Released: April 17, 2002
  3. "Bother"
    Released: March 3, 2003
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic1.5/5 stars[1]

Track listingEdit

1."Theme from Spider-Man" (Classic TV Series Theme Song)Paul Francis Webster and Robert Harris1:01
2."Hero"Chad Kroeger featuring Josey Scott3:20
3."It's What We're All About" (The Original Version)Sum 41 featuring Kerry King from Slayer3:35
4."Learn to Crawl"Black Lab3:36
5."Somebody Else"Bleu3:38
6."Bug Bytes"Alien Ant Farm3:32
8."Bother"Stone Sour (credited as Corey Taylor)4:00
10."When It Started"The Strokes2:56
11."Hate to Say I Told You So"The Hives3:22
12."Invisible Man"Theory of a Deadman2:40
13."Undercover"Pete Yorn3:59
14."My Nutmeg Phantasy" (Tom Morello Mix)Macy Gray featuring Angie Stone and Mos Def4:29
15."I - IV - V"Injected3:03
16."She Was My Girl"Jerry Cantrell4:18
17."Main Titles"Danny Elfman3:42
18."Farewell"Danny Elfman4:43
19."Theme from Spider-Man"Aerosmith2:57
20."Like A Gunshot *"Lee-Hom Wang4:03
21."Even *"Greyhoundz3:46

(*) Asian edition bonus track

Use in other worksEdit

As a tribute to the film, "Weird Al" Yankovic's album Poodle Hat contains the song "Ode to a Superhero"; in which he takes the plot of this film but recites it to the tune of Billy Joel's "Piano Man".

Chart positionsEdit

Chart (2002) Peak
U.S. Billboard 200[3] 4
Top Internet Albums[3] 6
Top Soundtracks[3] 1


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "All in the Suit That You Wear" Archived 2009-01-06 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ a b c "Billboard Albums: Spider-Man". Allmusic. Retrieved 2010-05-23.