Jennifer Hudson unveils tracklist for “Respect Original Motion Picture Soundtrack”
The album arrives August 13 via Epic Records
Growing enthusiasm for her portrayal of Aretha Franklin in The respect, Oscar-winning actress and GRAMMY Award-winning recording artist Jennifer Hudson shares songlist from Respect the soundtrack of the film. She breathes new life into 17 Franklin classics, paying homage to the “Queen of Soul” with every recording.
Hudson shared the ad on her social platforms Sunday evening (June 27), following her appearance at the 2021 BET Awards where she paid tribute to Aretha Franklin.
She set the stage for the soundtrack with the new original “Here I Am (Singing My Way Home)” – co-written with the 4x GRAMMY Award winner, the Kennedy Center Honoree and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductee Carole King (marking their first collaboration) and Jamie Hartman [Lewis Capaldi, Christina Aguilera]. GRAMMY Award winning Black Eyed Peas co-founder and mega-producer Will.i.am produced the track.
Hudson was notably handpicked by Franklin to portray her in the MGM film, which hits theaters nationwide on August 13. The soundtrack will be available the same day on CD, 2 LP and digitally via Epic Records.
- There is a fountain filled with blood
- Acc-cent-tchu-ate The Positive
- Nature boy
- I never loved a man (Like I loved you)
- Make the woman good, make the man good
- Dr Feelgood
- The respect
- Sweet Sweet Baby (Since you left)
- There is no way
- (You make me feel like a) natural woman
- Chain of fools
- Take my hand, precious lord
- Spanish harlem
- I say a little prayer for you
- Precious memories
- amazing Grace
- Here I am (Chanting My Way Home)