“Space Jam: A New Legacy” has big shoes to fill.
Not only because the film – which arrives in theaters on July 16 – is the sequel to one of the finest pieces in American cinema to ever graced the big screen, but because the original film’s soundtrack is also classic. .
The soundtrack to “Space Jam”, released in November 1996, has become one of the best-selling movie soundtracks of all time: backed by R. Kelly’s “I Believe I Can Fly” and the cover of ” Fly Like An Eagle âby Seal,â the de facto piece of ’90s nostalgia set the bar high for its successor to cross.
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But, the film starring LeBron James is going to try to live up to the Michael Jordan-led film in every way, shape and form, including its soundtrack, which features some big hitters in the music world: Lil Wayne, John Legend, Damian Lillard (as Dame DOLLA) and even the Jonas Brothers all have tunes on the upcoming soundtrack.
Here’s how they line up:
Space Jam 2 Soundtrack
|List of tracks||Song||Interpreters|
|1||“We win”||Little baby, Kirk Franklin|
|2||“Control the world”||24kGoldn, Lil Wayne|
|3||“See me fly”||Chance the rapper, John Legend, Symba|
|4||“Hoops”||Saweetie, Salt-N-Pepa, Kash Doll|
|5||“Pump Up the Jam”||Lil uzi vert|
|6||“Just for me”||Saint Jhn, SZA|
|7||“The crowd is going crazy”||John legend|
|9||“Game time”||Lil Tecca, Amine|
|ten||“About this time”||Dame DOLLA, G-Eazy, P-Lo, White Dave|
|12||“Settle the accounts”||Cordae, Duckwrth|
|13||“Goin ‘Looney”||Grand Freedia|
|14||“Take my shot”||Joyner Lucas|
|16||“The best”||Anthony ramos|
“A New Legacy” gives birth to a new group of performers.
Some favorites including Chance the Rapper, John Legend, Lil Wayne and even NBA superstar Damian Lillard (under the stage name Dame DOLLA) have songs on the upcoming album.
You can preview the album below: