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Hancock

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This Movie plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
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It is played in these television series...

Sanford and Son

This Television Series plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
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It is played in these television episodes...

30 Rock:
Season:  7  / Episode:  6 
Aunt Phatso vs. Jack Donaghy

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
Tracy proves to Jack that he is powerful, getting the Philharmonic to play a 4 hour rendition of the theme song to 'Sanford and Son'..

The King of Queens:
Season:  2  / Episode:  8 
Dire Strayts

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
While stuck in the attic crawlspace, Doug tries to pass the time by playing a game with Carrie - humming TV theme songs. Carrie guesses that he is humming the theme to 'Sanford and Son' but Doug tells her that it's supposed to be 'What's Happening!!'. When Carrie asks him how the theme to 'Sanford and Son' goes, Doug hums it for her.

Family Guy:
Season:  8  / Episode:  5 
Hannah Banana

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
While pretending to be Kanye West, Brian is asked to perform a song, but since he doesn't know any by the rapper, he starts singing the theme to Sanford and Son.

Scrubs:
Season:  4  / Episode:  6 
My Cake

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
This is the background music as J.D. imagines the inside of Turk's head.

Scrubs:
Season:  5  / Episode:  22 
My Déjà Vu, My Déjà Vu

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
This song plays while Turk enjoys doing all the things he wants while Carla cannot because she's pregnant.

Scrubs:
Season:  1  / Episode:  8 
My Fifteen Minutes

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
The Sanford & Son theme music is played when J.D. reminds Turk that some stereotypes are true.

Scrubs:
Season:  4  / Episode:  17 
My Life in Four Cameras

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
Turk sings along to the song.

Family Guy:
Season:  11  / Episode:  22 
No Country Club For Old Men

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
Peter "plays" this song on the harmonica for his AGT audition.

The Simpsons:
Season:  9  / Episode:  22 
Trash of the Titans

This Television Episode plays The Streetbeater / Sanford and Son Theme performed by Quincy Jones
This song plays when the former trash man comes on stage.

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