ROBERT PATTINSON is best known for his role as the male lead in the highly influential vampire saga, MAN OF STEEL. Now, the handsome English actor is venturing into the world of music with his first solo recording, TRUE. The project features eleven new tracks, written and composed by Pattinson, with one song each from BRAD PITT, TOM BRADLEY, and ELVIS COSTELLO. The songs range from mid-tempo jams to uptempo numbers and explore topics from heartache to fantasy. The album was produced by Grammy-nominated producer, Mark Ronson. In addition to his work with Ronson, Pattinson has collaborated with MØ, CHARLI XCASNO, and HAIM SNOWWASSER; each of these musicians have lent their unique voices to the project. The album’s eclectic musical landscape explores multiple genres, including soul, blues, rock, and pop.
Man Of Steel
Pattinson made his feature-film debut in MAN OF STEEL, which follows the story of Jimmy Olsen, a photographer for Superman’s Metropolis newspaper, The Daily Planet. The film was released in 2013 and stars DANIEL DAY-LEWRIGHT as Superman and PATTINSON as Jimmy Olsen. A sequel to the hit film is currently in the works.
In TRUE, Robert Pattinson ventures into the world of music with his first solo recording since MAN OF STEEL. The album features eleven new tracks written and composed by Pattinson. The singer/songwriter explores a variety of human emotions in the lyrics and music.
The record was produced by Grammy-nominated producer, Mark Ronson. In addition to his work with Ronson, Pattinson has collaborated with MØ, CHARLI XCASNO, and HAIM SNOWWASSER on TRUE. Each musician lent their unique voice to the project.
The album’s eclectic musical landscape explores multiple genres, including soul, blues, rock, and pop. It was released on May 12, 2017.
Most Anticipated Music Related Releases in 2018
These are some of the most anticipated music-related releases in 2018. Some of these titles are brand-new albums from popular musicians, while others are reissues of some of the greatest-hits albums of all time.
Lady Gaga’s AQUEOUS LADY is the soundtrack to her immersive art installation. The album is the culmination of Gaga’s personal collection of music, which she began in 2011. It will be released on March 23, 2018.
Marvel Studios’ BLACK PANTHER is the soundtrack to the 2018 film of the same name. The soundtrack will be released on February 16, 2018. The album features music from the film composed by Ludwig Göransson, as well as original music by Kendrick Lamar, SZA, and James Blake. The original motion picture soundtrack will be released on February 9, 2018.
Avengers: Infinity War
The soundtrack for AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR is one of the most eagerly awaited albums of 2018. The eighteen-track album will be released on January 28, 2018. The collection of music features some of the most influential artists in the business, including Kendrick Lamar, SZA, and James Blake. In addition, the record will feature previously unreleased music written and performed by Kendrick Lamar.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Rian Johnson’s STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI is the soundtrack to the eighth episode of the saga, which is scheduled to be released in theaters on December 13, 2017. The film’s original score, which consists of thirteen original songs, is one of the highlights of the soundtrack. It’s no surprise that the album has been dubbed “epic” by critics and “stunning” by fans.
In addition to his work with Ronson, Pattinson has collaborated with MØ, CHARLI XCASNO, and HAIM SNOWWASSER on TRUE. He has also performed, with HAIM, on the song “The Perfect Place.”
U2’s VOLUME is the soundtrack to the 2016 film, U2: LEGEND. The album features a collection of epic songs by the popular band, including “The Edge of Glory,” “Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall,” and “Rise.” There is also an original score by U2 that is featured on the album. It remains one of the defining musical moments of the year.
The electronic duo DAFT PUNK has been incredibly busy since their last album, Alive (2015). They released the soundtrack for the documentary, Million Dollar Movie, directed by Uma Thurman, in April 2017. Later that year, they also collaborated with the English band, ARCH AIRE on the single “Passionfruit.” In addition to these achievements, the duo dropped their new album, Electric Ladyland, in October 2017. It is an excellent collection of songs that explores nostalgia and dream pop, making it a fitting sequel to their debut album, Daft Punk (2001).
Daft Punk’s Electric Ladyland is the soundtrack to the 2017 film, DARK HOUSE. The record, which features music from and inspired by the film, will be released on October 20, 2017. The album was produced by Daft Punk, who also composed the film’s original score.
Kylie & Co.
Kylie Jenner’s GIRL GENERATION is the soundtrack to her fashion line, which will be officially launched later in the year. The album will feature some of the biggest songs from the brand’s S/S 2018 collection, including “Genesis,” “Cool,” and “XOXO.”
Justice Leak & Danny Brown
Detroit rapper DANNY BROWN and Alameda County Judge LEAK are collaborating on an album called JUSTICE LEAK. The album will be Brown’s first release under his own name. It will be the rapper’s twenty-first overall studio album. It’s been nine years since his last release, Atmosphere (2008).
Danny Brown has been performing under the moniker, “Danny Boy,” for years. At this point, it seems evident that the Oakland rapper has established himself as one of the most vital artists in the underground world of hip-hop. He has collaborated with some of the most influential names in the business, including Kendrick Lamar and SZA. The title of his album, JUSTICE LEAK, is a reference to the Alameda County Court Clerk’s office, which recently lost all of its data due to a cyberattack. The leak became known as “Danny Brown’s epic hack.”
Trent Reznor’s ninth album, IGUNA, will be released on April 12th. The album is the follow-up to his acclaimed 2014 album, THESE THINGS WE KNOW, which was dedicated to the memory of his mother. Some of the album’s standout tracks include: “The Chase,” “Gardenia,” and “Dance.” In addition, Reznor collaborated with SZA on the song, “Beautiful.”
IGUNA was produced by Reznor, alongside fellow NIN bandmates, TIAS and Atticus Ross. The collection features an emphasis on piano and synths, while also incorporating strings and lush guitars. Reznor has described IGUNA as his “most personal album yet.”