NEW ALBUM: VARIOUS ARTISTS | SING 2 (ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK)
Illumination, Universal Pictures and Republic Records have released the "Sing 2 Original Motion Picture Soundtrack." It accompanies the eagerly awaited new chapter in Illumination’s blockbuster animated franchise, "Sing 2," which opens in US theatres on December 22, 2021. The soundtrack includes a new track from rock legends U2, “Your Song Saved My Life," released last month. It marks the first new music from U2 since 2019. Bono, the lead singer of U2, makes his animated film debut in "Sing 2" as the voice of Clay Calloway. The band is very familiar with creating original songs for the film, having received two Academy Award nominations for Best Original Song among their many honours over the years. The Sing 2 soundtrack features three original works – U2’s “Your Song Saved My Life,” Sam i feat. Anitta, BIA & Jarina De Marco on “Suéltate,” and a record from Adam Buxton with Fancy Feelings feat. DSCOSTU entitled “Tippy Toes.” The soundtrack also features a special "Sing 2" mix of the record “Soy Yo” by Bomba Estéro as well as a cover of “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” from Keke Palmer ft. Scarlett Johansson, Taron Egerton, Reese Witherspoon & Tori Kelly. The soundtrack also includes additional music from the film, including contributions from superstars Halsey, Pharrell Williams, Elton John and Billie Eilish, and performances by cast members Tori Kelly, Scarlett Johansson, Reese Witherspoon, Nick Kroll, Taron Egerton and more.