Christopher Young


Christopher Young (born April 28, 1958) is an American music composer for both film and television.


Many of his music compositions are for horror films, including HellraiserTales from the HoodA Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s RevengeUrban Legend, and Drag Me to Hell. Other works include Lucky You and Spider-Man 3, for which he received the Film & TV Music Award for Best Score for a Dramatic Feature Film. He also made three cameo appearances in Spider-Man 3.


Young was honored with the prestigious Richard Kirk award at the 2008 BMI Film and TV Awards. The award is given annually to a composer who has made significant contributions to film and television music.


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Year Album Label Tracks
The Core Promo 2004 The Core (Original Motion Picture Score) Intrada 18
Runaway Jury 2003 Runaway Jury (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Varèse Sarabande 18
The Hurricane (Original Score) 2000 The Hurricane (Original Score) MCA Records 15
Set It Off (Original Score) 1996 Set It Off (Original Motion Picture Score) Varèse Sarabande 12