The rapper serves as an executive producer for the film’s acclaimed soundtrack.
The movie is directed by Antoine Fuqua, whose previous credentials include gems such as: Training Day, The Equalizer, to name a few.
Southpaw stars Jake Gyllenhaal as a boxer, with the rapper 50 Cent playing the role of a boxing manager. Among the movie’s star studded cast there is also actress Rachel McAdams and actor Forest Whitaker.
The film’s soundtrack also features a brand new collaboration between Joey Bada$$, and Action Bronson, plus tracks from Notorious B.I.G, The Weeknd, and many more. The late film composer James Horner also crafted a few pieces for the film’s soundtrack.
Southpaw has been out in cinemas since yesterday on 24th of July, with the official soundtrack album also released on the same day. Shady Records have released the album in conjunction with Interscope Records.
Below is a list of all the songs that are featured in the movie’s official soundtrack album:
Southpaw (Music From and Inspired by the Motion Picture)
01 James Horner: “Cry for Help (Part 1)”
02 Eminem: “Kings Never Die” [ft. Gwen Stefani] 03 Rob Bailey & The Hustle Standard: “Beast (Southpaw remix)” [ft. Busta Rhymes, KXNG Crooked & Tech N9ne] 04 Denaun: “This Corner”
05 Action Bronson & Joey Bada$$: “What About the Rest of Us” [ft. Rico Love] 06 Bad Meets Evil: “Raw”
07 Slaughterhouse: “R.N.S.”
08 The Weeknd: “Wicked Games”
09 Bad Meets Evil: “All I Think About”
10 Prhyme: “Mode” [ft. Logic] 11 The Notorious B.I.G.: “Notorious Thugs” [ft. Bone Thugs-N-Harmony] 12 Eminem: “Phenomenal”
13 James Horner: “Cry for Help (Part 2)”
Watch the ‘Phenomenal’ video clip and the film trailer below: