Family Switch soundtrack: All of the songs in the Netflix movie

Family Switch - (L to R) Emma Myers as CC, Brady Noon as Wyatt, Jennifer Garner as Jess and Ed Helms as Bill in Family Switch. Cr. Colleen Hayes/Netflix © 2023.
Family Switch - (L to R) Emma Myers as CC, Brady Noon as Wyatt, Jennifer Garner as Jess and Ed Helms as Bill in Family Switch. Cr. Colleen Hayes/Netflix © 2023. /

The new Netflix comedy film Family Switch isn’t just about a cosmic body swap — it’s also a heartwarming tale about family, dreams, and the unexpected moments that bring us closer together. With Jennifer Garner, Ed Helms, Emma Myers, and Brady Noon leading the charge, this quirky comedy based on Bedtime For Mommy by Amy Krouse-Rosenthal has swiftly captivated audiences since its debut on Nov. 30, 2023.

Adding to the movie’s charm is its exceptional soundtrack, which seamlessly accompanies each twist and turn in this whimsical adventure. For those eager to dive into the world of Family Switch beyond its storyline, especially to uncover the tunes that amplify its magic, your quest ends here! Join us as we reveal the complete rundown of the movie’s captivating soundtrack below!

Family Switch song list

WARNING: Spoilers ahead! If you haven’t watched the film yet and wish to experience it fresh without any scene reveals, we recommend you steer clear of the scene descriptions ahead.

From the joyous harmonies of Jackson 5’s “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” to the heartwarming tones of Andy Williams’ “It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year,” Family Switch is a musical delight, weaving a tapestry of iconic tunes into its storytelling alongside original music composition by Pinar Toprak.

Let’s take a closer look at where each song made its mark in this heartwarming film:

1. Jackson 5: “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”

  • Scene: The Walkers happily dance to this festive classic in front of their kids for the annual Christmas video, setting a joyful tone at the movie’s outset.

2. The Beach Boys: “Little Saint Nick”

  • Scene: A reminder on KMCG radio counts down the days until Christmas, infusing the airwaves with holiday cheer.

3. Maroon 5 feat. Christina Aguilera: “Moves Like Jagger”

  • Scene: Bill’s reflective moment in the car is enhanced by the nostalgic tones of this hit, resonating with themes of nostalgia and the past.

4. Wet Leg: “Chaise Longue”

  • Scene: CC’s entry into her school’s social sphere is accompanied by this track, adding a cool and contemporary vibe to her interactions.

5. Meat Loaf: “I’d Do Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That)”

  • Scenes: From Wyatt’s admiration for Ariana to a tense mistletoe moment, this song encapsulates emotional tension and longing.

6. The White Stripes: “Seven Nation Army”

  • Scene: Bill’s musical teaching session turns into a memorable scene as the family tackles this iconic track, infusing it with their own brand of chaos.

7. Salt-N-Pepa: “Shoop”

  • Scene: Discovering their audition opportunity, the Walkers are fueled by the energy of this song, setting the stage for a rock-filled adventure.

8. Blink-182: “I Won’t Be Home For Christmas”

  • Scene: CC’s soccer practice takes a pivotal turn when she learns about a scout from the national team attending, amplifying the anticipation.

9. Carmina Burana: “O Fortuna”

  • Scene: The moment the Walker family realizes they’ve switched places and embark on a comedic pursuit, chasing Pickles.

10. The Waitresses: “Christmas Wrapping”

  • Scene: The Walkers walk towards the spot of their switch, enveloped in the sounds of the season, emphasizing the movie’s holiday theme.

11. Ginuwine: “Pony”

  • Scene: Gus’s recognition of Jess kicks off a playful musical exchange, reflecting their familiarity and relationship dynamics.

12. Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons: “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”

  • Scene: Angelica offers to drive the family, setting the stage for a journey filled with hope and determination.

13. Supergrass: “Alright”

  • Scene: Jess and Bill, now in their kids’ bodies, navigate Hunter’s party, adding a lively soundtrack to their unconventional evening.

14. Diana Floss Feat. Love Kelli: “Work Harder”

  • Scene: This song plays during the party, adding a modern beat to the atmosphere as Jess and Bill immerse themselves in the experience.

15. Young MC: “Bust A Move”

  • Scene: CC and Wyatt’s dance at the party becomes infectious, spreading through the crowd in a scene filled with energy and fun.

16. Ramones: “Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)”

  • Scene: After family conflicts, this song follows, emphasizing the desire for harmony and resolution.

17. Joan Jett & The Blackhearts: “Love Is All Around”

  • Scene: Jess and CC decide their next steps, setting a course for the future with determination and understanding.

18. Weezer feat. Ed Helms: “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”

  • Scene: The entire family unites, singing this classic with the Dad Or Alive band, symbolizing unity and hope.

19. Chuck Berry: “Run Rudolph Run”

  • Scene: The Walkers embark on a mission to fix the telescope, adding an energetic backdrop to their quest.

20. Nat “King” Cole: “The Christmas Song”

  • Scene: Despite their efforts, the telescope remains unfixed, leading to a realization that their situation hasn’t changed.

21. Andy Williams: “It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year”

  • Scene: CC receives another chance from the US National Team, marking a moment of triumph and renewed hope.

22. Jose Feliciano: “Feliz Navidad”

  • Scene: The final note of the film, wrapping up the story with holiday cheer and a sense of warmth.

Set against the backdrop of a once-in-a-lifetime planetary alignment, the Walker family’s journey into each other’s lives unfolds with both hilarity and heartfelt moments. As the Walkers navigate swapped identities on crucial days, the movie promises a delightful blend of laughter and touching revelations. The official synopsis, as per Netflix’s Media Center, reads:

"“Jess and Bill Walker are doing their best to keep their family connected as their children grow older, more independent, and more distant. When a chance encounter with an astrological reader causes the family to wake up to a full body switch, on the morning of the most important day of each of their lives, can the Walkers unite to land a promotion, college interview, record deal and soccer tryout?”"

If you’ve yet to see the film, check out the official trailer below:

Family Switch is now streaming on Netflix!

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