The highly-anticipated “Space Jam: A New Legacy” movie is yet present – and truthful is the star-studded, all-star soundtrack.
The 2021 sequel to the 1996 animated classical “Space Jam” debuted successful theaters Friday, 25 years aft the archetypal broke container bureau records to go the highest-grossing hoops movie of each time.
The caller movie follows NBA prima LeBron James and his son, Dom, arsenic the 2 are stuck successful a integer realm wherever James indispensable usher them backmost location information by, of course, battling it retired connected the court. Bugs, Lola, Daffy, Porky, and the full Looney Tunes unit squad up with the begetter and lad duo for an epic Tunes versus Goons hoops game.
But what’s a movie without a banging soundtrack? Many would accidental not much.
The archetypal film’s soundtrack birthed timeless classics specified arsenic Monica’s iconic ballad “For Your I Will,” Seal’s “Fly Like an Eagle” cover, and R. Kelly’s motivational – and karaoke go-to for decades – “I Believe I Can Fly.”
Busta Rhymes, Method Man, D’Angelo, Quad City DJs, Coolio, Salt-N-Pepa, Jay-Z, Changing Faces, and a fewer others rapped and crooned the essence of 90s R&B and Hip-Hop connected the original’s way list.
The 2021 soundtrack offers a caller sound, large names, and a dash of nostalgia.
Kirk Franklin kicked disconnected the soundtrack with “We Win,” a gospel and Hip-Hop-infused banger supported by rapper Lil Baby and large vocal harmonies of an anointed choir.
New Orleans rapper Lil Wayne joined 24kGoldn to “Control the World,” portion John Legend, Chance the Rapper and Symba soared connected “See Me Fly.”
Rappers Saweetie, Kash Doll and Salt-N-Pepa channeled their interior Lola Bunny on “Hoops,” an up-tempo creation track, merged immoderate of the astir fashionable pistillate voices of contiguous and yesteryear.
The Jonas Brothers, Lil Uzi Vert, SAINt JHN, SZA, Big Freedia, Leon Bridges, Joyner Lucas besides brought the heat, vocals, verses, and vibes to the pseudo-inspirational soundtrack that appears to people the movie from opening to end.
The 16-track soundtrack was released July 9 and tin present beryllium watercourse connected Apple Music, Spotify and different euphony streaming services.