White Man's Burden It's ironic that this provocative film about a reversal of racial stereotypes would spawn a soundtrack filled with such utterly mundane music. Hootie & the… White Man's Burden It's ironic that this provocative film about a reversal of racial stereotypes would spawn a soundtrack filled with such utterly mundane music. Hootie & the… Various Artists Soundtracks
Music Review

White Man's Burden (1995)

EW's GRADE
B-

Details Lead Performance: Various Artists; Genre: Soundtracks

It's ironic that this provocative film about a reversal of racial stereotypes would spawn a soundtrack filled with such utterly mundane music. Hootie & the Blowfish exhume a Roy Orbison hit, while Dave Matthews Band, Blues Traveler, and others proffer songs to suit the tastes of the easy-to-please frat-boy crowd. B-

Originally posted Nov 24, 1995 Published in issue #302 Nov 24, 1995 Order article reprints