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Video: Lana Del Rey – “Young and Beautiful”

posted by Oscar May 10, 2013

The sultry voice of Lana Del Rey is easily one of the highlights of the soundtrack for the new film adaptation of The Great Gatsby, and now we have some classically-styled visuals to go along with that. The “big band” orchestration heard on the track are also featured in the video while Lana, sporting a sweet Gatsby-era hairdo and crystal teardrop gems on one side of her face, belts out the emotive song.

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Third Man Records Presents: ‘The Great Gatsby’ Gold & Platinum LMTD Edition Metalized Record Set

posted by Oscar May 8, 2013

Third Man Records has announced that they will be releasing a special edition of the soundtrack to Baz Luhrman’s The Great Gatsby on vinyl. The limited-edition versions of the soundtrack will be cast on blindingly reflective metalized discs; disc one is platinum and disc two is gold. These will be the first-ever commercially available metallic records will be housed in special laser-cut wooden jackets. This packaging was chosen to “showcase the Art Deco-meets-modern style, classic meets cutting edge, which is the essence of The Great Gatsby film.” Continue Reading

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Stream: Complete “The Great Gatsby” Soundtrack, Executive Produced by Jay-Z

posted by Oscar May 2, 2013

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The Jay-Z Executive Produced soundtrack for The Great Gatsby is now available for streaming. NPR Music’s First Listen has put up for streaming the album featuring tracks from artists like Florence + The Machine, Lana Del Rey, and a Beyoncé/André 3000 collaboration.

The soundtrack will be officially released next Tuesday, May 7 but this advanced look at the album will allow us to hear tracks from features like The xx, Jay-Z and Jack White among others. Third Man Records label will also be releasing a deluxe edition of the soundtrack on vinyl. Continue Reading

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Third Man Records To Release “The Great Gatsby” Soundtrack On Vinyl

posted by Oscar April 26, 2013

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Third Man Records has announced the worldwide release of the vinyl version of The Great Gatsby film Soundtrack, set to drop May 7.

Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter’s executive-produced (note the “J” & “Z” in the middle) soundtrack has added to the already-high anticipation for this companion piece to Baz Luhrmann’s groundbreaking film of the F. Scott Fitzgerald classic. The soundtrack, produced by the film’s co-writer/producer/director Luhrmann, features an all-star line up from Jack White, Jay-Z, Florence + The Machine, The xx, Beyoncé x André 3000, The Bryan Ferry Orchestra, will.i.am, Lana Del Rey, Fergie + Q Tip + GoonRock among many more. Continue Reading

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Lana Del Rey- Young & Beautiful

posted by Oscar April 22, 2013

Songstress Lana Del Rey brings hey sultry voice to The Great Gatsby Soundtrack in classic form. Del Rey wails the heart-felt line, “Will you still love me when I’m no longer young & beautiful?” throughout the song and it plays excellently with the film’s story as well as bringing a vintage touch to the score of the film that perhaps (/definitely) isn’t found on other tracks by say Will.i.am.

And as for Del Rey’s question, if she continues to sound like that, I’d tell her “Yes. Yes I will.” Continue Reading

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Trailer: ‘The Great Gatsby’ w/ New Music by Beyoncé x André 3000, Florence, Lana Del Rey

posted by Oscar April 4, 2013

The new adaptation of the The Great Gatsby will feature an excellent soundtrack. Curated by Hov himself, it will feature tracks from Florence + the Machine, Lana Del Rey, The xx, and Jack White among many others. See the track list and a synopsis of the film after the jump.

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