The first season of Euphoria enthralled critics and audiences with its gripping storyline, top-notch performances from a diverse cast, and twists and turns that aired on HBO Max in June 2019. It also received critical acclaim for its soundtrack, produced by and featuring British composer Labrinth.
The show is back for Season 2, airing every Sunday on HBO Max, and Labyrinth has produced an eclectic soundtrack for fans to fall in love with once again.
every week, newsweek Will bring you a list of songs for each episode. Expect to hear a wide variety of sounds, from original tracks to rap, country, pop, and R&B. Warning, spoilers below.
all of the songs Excitement season 2
Episode 1 – Trying to go to heaven before closing the door
In episode 1 of season 2, the entire Excitement The gang attends a New Year’s Eve party and it’s fair to say that it will be a night they won’t forget for all the wrong reasons.
The good news is that Rue (played by Zendaya) and Jules (Hunter Schaefer) have reunited and confessed their feelings for each other. The bad news is that their reunion took place on the same night that Rue nearly died after (again) deciding to dabble in heroin.
Elsewhere, Cassie (Sydney Sweeney) and Nate (Jacob Elordi) decide to hook up and are nearly captured by Nate’s ex-girlfriend, Maddie (Alexa Demi). Thankfully for Cassie’s sake, their union went under the radar, though it looks like something may have happened to Cassie’s ex-boyfriend, Mackie (Aljie Smith). However, karma for all the terrible things Nate has done in the past comes to him in the form of Fez (Angus Claude), who hits him on the head with a glass bottle and punches him to the ground, leaving him covered in blood and fainted. ,
“Don’t Be Cruel” by Billy Swan —Flashback to Fez’s childhood when her grandmother marches into a strip club and shoots Fez’s father in the pelvis
“I Want Action” by Poison — When Fez’s grandmother was seen sunbathing on the terrace of their house.
2Pac. “Hit ‘Em Up” by – The song raps behind Rue Fayez and Ashtray’s car on the way to a drug deal.
“Right Down the Line” by Gerry Rafferty — When Rue and Fez are asked by drug dealers to undress. The song was also featured in the official trailer.
“Dirty Work” by Steely Dan — when Rue and Fez are allowed to put their clothes back on.
“Nate Growing Up” by Labrinth – The song that plays when Nate bumps into Cassie outside the convenience store and they talk about their breakup.
“Dead of Night” by Orville Pecky – Nate drives Cassie to the party at 100 mph and as a result, she spills her drink on herself. She then decides to take off her soaked underwear and hangs her head out the window as he drives.
“Hypnotize” by Notorious Big – Girls walking in New Year’s Eve party.
Blaq Tuxedo. by “Runway” – The song that plays when Maddie is aggressively knocking on the bathroom door, not knowing Nate and Cassie are having sex.
“Back That As Up” by Juvenile, Lil Wayne and Manny Fresh — This song can be heard playing in the background of the New Year’s Eve party.
GLAM and Colbie . by “uh yeah” — When Rue and Elliot (Dominic Faik) are in the laundry room and Rue goes into cardiac arrest.
“Dirt” by Bob – Cassie is hiding in the bathtub.
DMX. by “Party Up” – Plays when Maddie and Travis (Demetrius Flannori Jr.) dance in the living room.
“Madonna” by Tariko – When Nate questions Mackey about his conversation with Cassie, believing they had sex.
“4,5,6” by Big Malik — when Fez asks Lexi for her phone number after a light flirtation on the couch in the evening.
“The Lake” by Labrintho – New Year’s Eve countdown.
“(I Just) Dead In Your Arms By Cutting Crew – end credits.
Excitement Season 2 airs Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on HBO Max.