“Hooked On A Feeling” starts 1:35 into the trailer for “Guardians of the Galaxy.”
“Hooked on the Feeling” was written Mark James, the same guy who did Suspicious Minds Elvis Presley. BJ Thomas had a hit with “Hooked On A Feeling” in 1968 and the success was repeated by Jonathan King in 1972 when he added the revolutionary nonsense words “Ouga chacka, Ouga chacka.”
, 6 April 1974 went Sheeba , now called Blue Swede, up on the American Billboard chart first place, stayed for 4.5 months, and sold 1.5 million copies.
Now is the song with the science fiction The film “Guardians of the Galaxy”, and since the album tops U.S. list Midler repeats his feat.
– Is not it funny and amazing! Pretty much 40 years later it is the highest on the USA list again with that song. It is absolutely incredible, it’s sick somewhere. I think it’s fantastic, he says to Aftonbladet.
The actor Chris Pratt, who makes one of the lead roles in the film, has told the New York Post he was he would prefer never to hear “Hooked On A Feeling “again. He listened namely the five months in a row to get close to his character Peter Quill.
“Hooked On A Feeling” has previously been used in Tarantino classic “Reservoir Dogs” and the TV series “Ally McBeal” .