It might seem crazy what I’m about to say, but Pharrell Williams
‘ song Happy
definitely sounds great! The song features on the soundtrack of the upcoming Despicable Me 2
, and as you’re about to hear (and see) – our cute little yellow friends have never been happier! Head inside to find the video & clap along if you know what happiness is to you
Williams and Heitor Pereira
composed the original music for the film which revolves around Gru and his friends (read: minions, Lucy, Dr. Nefario and his adopted daughters) who must save the world from a brand new villain called Eduardo aka El Macho.
Directed by Chris Renaud
and Pierre Coffin
, Despicable Me 2
is set to hit theaters on July 3rd, 2013, and as you already know, the movie features the voices of Steve Carell
, Russell Brand
, Miranda Cosgrove
, Kristen Wiig
, Benjamin Bratt
and Steve Coogan
As for Williams, he has penned three new original songs: Happy
(featuring Cee Lo Green), Scream
and Just A Cloud Away
. His two original songs from the first film are also reprised on the soundtrack – Despicable Me
and Fun, Fun, Fun
Despicable Me 2: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
was released on June 18, 2013 by Back Lot Music.
Sounds good, or what?