Coldplay Previews HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE Song 'Atlas'
A preview of mulltiplatinum recording artist Coldplay's highly anticipated song 'Atlas' from the upcoming HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE movie has been released. Check out the one minute, 30 second clip by clicking here.
The track marks the first time Coldplay has ever recorded an original song for a motion picture. Republic Records is again teaming up with Lionsgate to release the soundtrack in advance of Lionsgate distributing the film on screens worldwide on November 22, 2013.
"I have great respect and admiration for Coldplay, and we are thrilled with how well they have connected to the themes and ideas within the film," said filmmaker Francis Lawrence. "Their unwavering passion and excitement for the project elevated the collaboration even further, and we can't wait to share this music with audiences around the world."
Coldplay is one of the top recording artists of recent times, selling over 60 million records worldwide and winning seven Grammy Awards and five MTV Video Awards, among other honors. They are signed to Parlophone, the legendary label known for The Beatles, Radiohead, Queen, David Guetta and more.
The first installment of The Hunger Gameswas the 13th highest-grossing North American release of all time on its way to grossing nearly $700 million at the worldwide box office.