When Friends Again, the second soundtrack to Friends, was released in November 1999, the show was sailing at a creative peak, but it wasn't as hip to like the show as it was in 1995, when the first soundtrack appeared. Consequently, there aren't as many heavy-hitters this time around -- no REM, Lou Reed, k.d. lang, Joni Mitchell, Hootie & the Blowfish, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Grant Lee Buffalo, or Paul Westerberg, although the Pretenders make another appearance, duetting with Phoebe on "Smelly Cat." The very fact that ...

Friends Again 1999, Warner Bros.

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