"I Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City". Schlesinger chose the song "Everybody's Talkin"(written by Fred Neil and performed by Harry Nilsson) as its theme, and the song underscores the first act. Other songs considered for the theme included Nilsson's own "I guess the Lord Must Be in New York City".
"Everybody's Talkin" John Barry, who supervised the music and composed the score, won a Grammy for Best Instrumental Theme. Fred Neil's "Everybody's Talkin" song won a Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, for Harry Nilsson.