Barbie is one of the most anticipated and widely talked about films of the year. Netizens and fans all over the world are buzzing with excitement awaiting the release of the fantasy comedy directed by Greta Gerwig. Barbie’s soundtrack has been revealed and it features a star-studded lineup. Continue reading to know which stars will be providing music for the film.
Which actors feature in the soundtrack of Margot Robbie starrer Barbie?
Titled Barbie’s soundtrack, Barbie: The Album will feature music from various musicians including American singer Ava Max, Dominique Fick, Khalid, Lizzo, Gayle, Ice Spice, Kali and rock band Haim. English songstresses Charli XCX and the Pink Panthers, Albanian pop star Dua Lipa, South Korean girl group Fifty Fifty, and Colombian musician Karol G are also on the list of artists to be featured in the Margot Robbie starrer film.
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Besides her, popular Trinidadian rapper Nicki Minaj, Australian singer The Kid LaRoi, and actor Ryan Gosling, who stars as Kane in the film, will also appear on the Barbie soundtrack, The Rolling Stone reports. More artists will be announced as the release date for the soundtrack album approaches. The compilation will be released on July 21, the same day the film starring Robbie and Gosling is released in theaters worldwide.
Based on the fashion doll Barbie, the film is the first live-action adaptation of the popular toy made by Mattel. Lipa’s contribution titled Dance the Night was released hours ago and the singer posted a clip from the song on her Instagram. She wrote, “Dance the night written for @barbiethemovie NOW OUT EVERYWHERE!!! WATCH THE FULL VIDEO ON YOUTUBE AND YOU CAN LISTEN/STREAM THE SONG ON ALL STREAMING PLATFORMS (headphones emoji).”
“I wrote this song with my friends @iammarkronson @wyattish @carolineailin and we hope you enjoy it! Barbie comes to theaters July 21st!!!! (two hearts emoji) (disco ball emoji),” he concluded. Meanwhile, Minaj’s contribution was featured at the end of the film’s trailer. “It’s Barbie, bitch, if you’re still in doubt,” she hums as the release date flashes on the screen. According to the Apple Music tracklist, Minaj is collaborating with Ice Spice and Danish band Aqua from Denmark, known for their hit Barbie Girl, for the song Barbie World.
Aqua’s song has the lyrics “I’m a Barbie girl in a Barbie world. Life in plastic, it’s fabulous” which became a Barbie mantra, while the song became an unofficial anthem for the doll since its release in 1997. Meanwhile, this won’t be Minaj and Spice’s first collaboration as they recently released a song together called Princess Diana.
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