Normal People soundtrack: Listen to every song by episode
5 May 2020, 15:23
Sally Rooney's novel Normal People has been turned into a hugely popular TV series - and there's a fantastic soundtrack to match.
Set in the Irish countryside and the streets of Dublin, the story follows Connell and Marianne from school to university as they fall in and out of love and come of age in the process.
Turning such a popular book into a TV series can always be problematic, especially if fans don't feel the on screen story does the novel justice, but the twelve part BBC series has been a huge success and it's wonderfully produced soundtrack is a moving collection of instrumental and atmospheric tracks.
Spread over twelve episodes, the soundtrack is an eclectic mix of sounds from a variety of artists including Selena Gomez, Imogen Heap, Elliott Smith, Nick Drake, London Grammar and Billy Ocean.
Here's a full list of every song from the Normal People soundtrack and a link to listen to each one:
Episode 1 - Normal People Soundtrack
Connell and Marianne start a secret affair at school.
Episode 2 - Normal People Soundtrack
As the pair's secret affair heats up, outside pressures start to affect their fledgling relationship.
Episode 3 - Normal People Soundtrack
Connell betrays himself and Marianne, causing her to retreat further from school life.
Episode 4 - Normal People Soundtrack
The pair start college and find their roles reversed, Connell is lonely and Marianne blossoms at Trinity.
Episode 5 - Normal People Soundtrack
Connell struggles to join Marianne's social circles and she in turn start to reconsider her relationship with Gareth.
Episode 6 - Normal People Soundtrack
Connell and Marianne start to withdraw from on another when Connell loses his job.
Episode 7 - Normal People Soundtrack
Time has moved on and the pair realise that they broke up over a misunderstanding.
Episode 8 - Normal People Soundtrack
Connell and Marianne unite in Italy on holiday and her relationship with Jamie is at an all time low.
Episode 9 - Normal People Soundtrack
Marianne is in an unfulfilling relationship in Sweden while Connell and Helen's relationship continues to grow.
Episode 10 - Normal People Soundtrack
Connell struggles with depression in Dublin and Marianne becomes his support network from abroad.
Episode 11 - Normal People Soundtrack
As Connell and Marianne enjoy being friends once more, a fight with her brother gives her a shock.
Episode 12 - Normal People Soundtrack
Connell and Marianne are back at Trinity and in love, but how the relationship develops remains to be seen...