The Music Of 'Creed' Puts A Modern Character Into Rocky Balboa's World Filmmaker Ryan Coogler and composer Ludwig Goransson were planning to create an ambient, urban score, but found they couldn't get away from Bill Conti's iconic Rocky theme.
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The Music Of 'Creed' Puts A Modern Character Into Rocky Balboa's World

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The Music Of 'Creed' Puts A Modern Character Into Rocky Balboa's World

The Music Of 'Creed' Puts A Modern Character Into Rocky Balboa's World

The Music Of 'Creed' Puts A Modern Character Into Rocky Balboa's World

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When filmmaker Ryan Coogler and composer Ludwig Goransson went to work on Creed, they wanted to create an ambient, urban score like the one Goransson composed for Fruitvale Station. But they found they couldn't get away from the iconic theme Bill Conti composed for the original Rocky.