SHAFT: ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK
AVAILABLE JUNE 7TH
INCLUDES “TOO MUCH SHAFT” BY QUAVO (W/ SAWEETIE)
SOUNDTRACK ALSO FEATURES SCORE BY GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING COMPOSER CHRISTOPHER LENNERTZ
ALONG WITH CLASSIC SOUL AND R&B MUSIC
BURBANK, CA – (MAY 17, 2019) WaterTower Music has announced the June 7th digital release of the Shaft: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack featuring the new song “Too Much Shaft” by Quavo (with Saweetie), which was released today. A CD version of the soundtrack will be released the same day the film is in theaters, June 14th. Can you dig it?
"Too Much Shaft” by Quavo (with Saweetie)
In addition to “Too Much Shaft,” the 27-track Shaft: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack features 16 original tracks by Grammy Award-winning composer Christopher Lennertz, along with the new remix of the classic Shaft theme by The Math Club, “Theme From Shaft” (Math Club Remix), as well as classics from the likes of James Brown, Rick James, Quincy Jones, and Bobby Bland, among others.
The Shaft: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will be available June 7 for digital purchase and streaming and is now available for preorder. The CD version will be released June 14th. The track list is as follows:
1. Love Over and Over Again – Switch
2. 93 ‘Til Infinity – Souls Of Mischief
3. Mary Jane – Rick James
4. They Want EFX – Das EFX
5. Dance With You – Kris P.
6. The Secret Garden (Sweet Seduction Suite) [feat. Barry White, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram and El DeBarge] – Quincy Jones
7. Caught Up – Caleborate
8. Get Up Offa That Thing – James Brown
9. Ain’t No Love in the Heart of the City – Bobby Bland
10. Theme from Shaft (Math Club Remix) – The Math Club
11. Too Much Shaft [with Saweetie] – Quavo
Chris Lennertz Score
12. Main Titles
13. Karim’s Funeral
14. Toxicology/Shaft HQ
15. 139th Street
16. My Pride and Joy
17. 2nd Trimester/Trust You
18. Old Fashioned Stakeout/Boogie
18. Digital Blackout/Happiest Bitch
20. Good Job
21. That Shaft Kid
22. Shaft Saves JJ
23. Grandad/Bored as Hell
24. The Shafts Are Coming
25. Old School
26. I Feel Fine Mother F…er
27. Moment Ruined
New Line Cinema’s action comedy “Shaft” is the next chapter in the film franchise featuring the coolest private eye on any New York City block. Shaft is back on the big screen. Right on!
“Shaft” was directed by Tim Story (the “Ride Along” and “Think Like a Man” franchises). The film stars Oscar nominee Samuel L. Jackson (“Pulp Fiction,” “Glass,” “Captain Marvel”), Jessie T. Usher (“Independence Day: Resurgence,” “Almost Christmas”), Regina Hall (“Girls Trip,” “Little”), Alexandra Shipp (“X-Men: Apocalypse,” “Love, Simon”), Matt Lauria (TV’s “Kingdom,” “Friday Night Lights”), Titus Welliver (“Argo,” TV’s “Bosch”), Cliff “Method Man” Smith (“Peppermint,” “Trainwreck”), and Richard Roundtree, the original John Shaft.
The film was produced by John Davis (“Game Night,” “Joy”) under his Davis Entertainment banner. Kenya Barris (“Girls Trip,” TV’s “Black-ish”) & Alex Barnow (TV’s “The Goldbergs”) wrote the screenplay, based upon the character John Shaft from the novel by Ernest Tidyman. Richard Brener, Josh Mack, Tim Story, Ira Napoliello, Kenya Barris, and Marc S. Fischer served as executive producers.
New Line Cinema presents a Davis Entertainment Production, a Tim Story Film, “Shaft” is set for release on June 14, 2019. It will be distributed in North America by Warner Bros. Pictures. This film has been rated R for pervasive language, violence, sexual content, some drug material and brief nudity.
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