Here’s the official track list of the soundtrack of Queen of Katwe, the upcoming inspiring biography drama movie directed by Mira Nair and starring Madina Nalwanga, Lupita Nyong’o, and David Oyelowo:
Queen of Katwe Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Various artists.
1. #1 Spice – HAB and Young Cardamom 2. Sekem – MC Galaxy 3. Budo! – Alex Heffes 4. Tuli Kubigere – A Pass 5. Bomboclat – Jose Chameleone (feat. Weasel) 6. Brian, My Brother! – Alex Heffes 7. Skelewu – DaVido 8. Juicy – Radio And Weasel 9. It Is Fine – Alex Heffes 10. Engoma Yange – Nsubuga Saava Karim 11. Wuuyo – A Pass 12. Oswadde Nnyo – Afrigo Band and Moses Matovu 13. Mbilo Mbilo – Eddy Kenzo 14. Escape from Hospital – Alex Heffes 15. Nfunda N’omubi – Afrigo Band and Joanita Kawalya 16. Kiwani – Bobi Wine 17. The Promise of Harriet – Alex Heffes 18. Kyempulila – A Pass 19. Home Again – Michael Kiwanuka 20. Back to Life – Alicia Keys
You may listen below to the theme song of the film thanks to VEVO:
Alicia Keys – Back To Life (from the Motion Picture “Queen of Katwe”) (Audio)
Plot Synopsis: Queen of Katwe is the colorful true story of a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess, and, as a result of the support she receives from her family and community, is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to pursue her dream of becoming an international chess champion.
The movie soundtrack of Queen of Katwe will be released on September 23, 2016 by Walt Disney Records.
Update – There’s going to be a deluxe soundtrack featuring the score by Alex Heffes besides the soundtrack, here’s the track list:
Queen of Katwe Original Score Various artists.
1.-20. Content of original soundtrack album featured above 21. Am I Ready? 22. We Have a Champion 23. New World 24. Phiona Wins Joseph 25. At the Threshold 26. Father Grimes – Commence Play! 27. Such Aggressiveness in a Girl Is a Treasure 28. You Make a Plan Mama 29. Is This Heaven? 30. Like Ghosts 31. Olympiad 32. The Water Takes Everything It Wants 33. Robert Katende, I Am Your Mother 34. School 35. Entering Rwabushenyi 36. You Belong Here 37. We Are Home