Greta Gerwig’s New Film Recruits Lizzo, Dua Lipa, and Spice for “Barbie: The Album”
Greta Gerwig’s highly anticipated new film, “Barbie”, is finally coming to the big screen. In preparation for its release, a pop-heavy lineup of musicians has been slated to contribute to the film’s official soundtrack album.
The album, entitled “Barbie: The Album”, features big names such as Dua Lipa, Lizzo, and Spice, as well as contributions from Haim, Tame Impala, Charli XCX, and Ava Max.
The album kicks off with “Pink” by Lizzo and Dua Lipa’s “Dance the Night”. Additionally, Nicki Minaj and Spice team up for an updated version of Aqua’s “Barbie World”. Fans of PinkPantheress will also be excited to see the artist’s name included in the pop-heavy lineup.
With just under two months until the fantasy film’s release, anticipation for “Barbie” has been building on TikTok and other social media platforms. Trailer cuts and new trends have swarmed the app, and Barbie fans everywhere are eagerly discussing the film’s plot and characters.
The film follows Barbie as she leaves Barbieland behind and ventures into the real world with Ken by her side. The storyline is inspired by the book “Reviving Ophelia”, which tells the story of a young woman’s journey through adolescence. The film features a star-studded cast, including America Ferrera, Will Ferrell, and Dame Helen Mirren.
In addition to the soundtrack album, Balmain and Barbie have also announced a collaboration that includes a unisex clothing collection and a set of NFTs. The collection is set to be released around the same time as the film.
Barbie has been a cultural icon for over six decades, and this new film promises to capture the hearts of a whole new generation of fans. For now, fans can listen to “Dance the Night” by Dua Lipa, which is the first track released from the much-anticipated album.
While we wait for the big day, let’s continue to ride the wave of Barbie anticipation and get ready to immerse ourselves in the fantastical world of Barbie and Ken.