Connect with us
Black Panther: The Album: Kendrick Lamar & The Weeknd - Pray For Me

Movies

Black Panther: The Album: Kendrick Lamar & The Weeknd – Pray For Me

Music video by The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar performing “Pray For Me” off Black Panther: The Album.

It hasn’t been long since Black Panther: The Album curator/producer Kendrick Lamar unveiled the movie soundtrack’s album art and full tracklist and already we’re getting one of the more prominent collaborations: Kendrick and the Weeknd’s “Pray For Me”:

Listen to the latest episode of our weekly movies podcast, Adventures in Movies!

“Who need a hero? (hero)/ You need a hero, look in the mirror, there go your hero/ Who on the front lines at Ground Zero? (hero)/ My heart don’t skip a beat, even when hard times bump the needle” Kendrick rhymes among Abel’s always silky smooth vocals and a pulsating, future-funk beat synthesized by drums straight out of “Starboy.”

Produced by Sounwave, CuBeatz, Cardo and Matt Schaeffer, “Pray For Me” is the first collaboration between Kendrick and The Weeknd since “Sidewalks” on the Weeknd’s 2016 album Starboy.

Black Panther: The Album drops on February 9th on digital formats, the same day the movie hits theaters.

Like what we do here at AIPT? Consider supporting us and independent comics journalism by becoming a patron today! In addition to our sincere thanks, you can gain access to our vibrant Discord community of patrons and staff members, get trade paperbacks sent to your house every month, and a lot more. Click the button below to get started!

Comments

In Case You Missed It

The evolving queerness of 'Young Avengers': the Heinberg and Cheung era The evolving queerness of 'Young Avengers': the Heinberg and Cheung era

The evolving queerness of ‘Young Avengers’: the Heinberg and Cheung era

Comic Books

X-Force #14 X-Force #14

‘X-Force’ #14 review

Comic Books

Sea of Sorrows #1 Sea of Sorrows #1

‘Sea of Sorrows’ #1 review

Comic Books

DC Preview: Legion of Super-Heroes #11 DC Preview: Legion of Super-Heroes #11

DC Preview: Legion of Super-Heroes #11

Comic Books

Connect
Newsletter Signup