'Music From The Motion Picture - Anchorman 2' Soundtrack Set for 12/17 Release

'Music From The Motion Picture - Anchorman 2' Soundtrack Set for 12/17 Release

REPUBLIC RECORDS will release Music from the Motion Picture - ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES on Tuesday December 17. Meanwhile, ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES from Paramount Pictures hits theaters this holiday season.

This time around, Ron Burgundy [Will Ferrell] and the news team get their groove back with a powerhouse soundtrack of original and classic material. Burgundy himself teams up with Robin Thicke on a raucous cover of Christopher Cross's "Ride Like The Wind." It's the first taste of the collection that fans will hear.

The tracklisting boasts appearances from characters Brian Fantana [Paul Rudd], Brick Tamland [Steve Carrell] and Champ Kind [David Koechner], alongside timeless gems from Neil Diamond, Kenny Loggins and more. Nobody gets down like the Channel 4 News Team does this holiday season -- no one.

This is the latest in a string of chart-topping soundtracks from REPUBLIC RECORDS such as releases for the likes of Les Miserables, Pitch Perfect, The Hunger Games, and AMC's The Walking Dead.

Pick up Music from the Motion Picture - ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES December 17.

Confirmed Tracklisting:

"A Message From Ron Burgundy"
"Ride Like The Wind" - Christopher Cross
"Change" - John Waite
"Ladykillers" - Ron Burgundy & Brian Fantana
"Every 1's A Winner" - Hot Chocolate
"Shilo" - Neil Diamond
"Life Isn't A Fairy Tale" - Ron Burgundy & Walter Burgundy
"White Lines" - Grandmaster & Melle Mel
"This Is It" - Kenny Loggins
"Another Message From Ron Burgundy"
"Thunder Island" - Jay Ferguson
"Doby" - Ron Burgundy
"Whammy Chicken" - Champ Kind
"I'd Really Love To See You Tonight" - England Dan & John Ford Coley
"Muskrat Love" - Captain & Tennille
"RV Reminiscing" - Ron Burgundy & Brick Tamland
"Lonesome Billy" - Peter Tevis & Ennio Morricone
"Have An American Night" - Ron Burgundy
"Hold Your Head Up" - Argent
"Ride Like The Wind" - Robin Thicke & Ron Burgundy
"A Final Message From Ron Burgundy"

ABOUT "ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES": With the 70's behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell), returns to the news desk in "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues." Also back for more are Ron's co-anchor and wife, Veronica Corningstone (Christina Applegate), weather man Brick Tamland (Steve Carell), man on the street reporter Brian Fantana (Paul Rudd) and sports guy Champ Kind (David Koechner) - All of whom won't make it easy to stay classy...while taking New York and the nation's first 24-hour news channel by storm. Produced by Judd Apatow, Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. Written by Will Ferrell & Adam McKay. Directed by Adam McKay.

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