Boots Riley and The Coup have dropped a soundtrack for his new film Sorry To Bother You.
The album features nine tracks with contributions by Killer Mike, E-40 and Janelle Monáe. Sorry To Bother You star Lakeith Stansfield is also featured on the project.
Check out The Coup’s Sorry To Bother You: The Soundtrack stream and tracklist below.
[This post has been updated. The following was originally published on July 23, 2018.]
Boots Riley revealed the tracklist for the Sorry To Bother You soundtrack via Twitter on Sunday (July 22). The 10-track project is curated by The Coup and features E-40, Janelle Monáe, Killer Mike and more.
Sorry To Bother You marks Riley’s directorial debut and stars Lakeith Stanfield, Tessa Thompson and Terry Crews.
The indie film has been collecting rave reviews from fans and critics alike.
The Coup #SorryToBotherYouSoundtrack
OYAHYTT w @lakeithlakeith
Hey Saturday Night w @tuneyards
Anitra's Basement Tapes
Whatthegirlmuthafuckinwannadoo w @JanelleMonae
Monsoon w @KillerMike
Level It Up
OutAndOver w @JanelleMonae
We Need An Eruption
CrawlOutTheWater w @E40
— Boots Riley (@BootsRiley) July 22, 2018
The Coup released the first single, “OYAHYTT,” from the soundtrack earlier this month. Sorry To Bother You hit theaters nationwide on July 13.
Check out the Sorry To Bother You tracklist below.
- OYAHYTT f. Lakeith Stansfield
- Hey Saturday Night f. Tune-Yards
- Anitra’s Basement Tapes f. Tune-Yards & Jolie Holland
- Whatthegirlmuthafuckinwannadoo f. Janelle Monáe
- Monsoon f. Killer Mike
- Level It Up
- Out And Over f. Janelle Monáe
- We Need An Eruption
- Crawl Out The Water f. E-40
[This article has been updated. The original version was published on July 2, 2018 and can be found below.]
Boots Riley’s debut film Sorry To Bother You hits theaters on Friday (July 6) but that’s not his only project on the way. The Coup frontman has announced his group will release a soundtrack for the movie in the near future.
“The Coup has ‘The Soundtrack to Sorry To Bother You’ (which is different than the 2012 album of the same name) dropping very soon,” Riley wrote on Twitter. “All new songs. It features collaborations w @JanelleMonae, @KillerMike, @E40, @tuneyards, @lakeithlakeith, and @JolieHolland.”
The Coup has "The Soundtrack to Sorry To Bother You" (which is different than the 2012 album of the same name) dropping very soon. All new songs.
— Boots Riley (@BootsRiley) July 1, 2018
The Oakland-based group’s 2012 album Sorry To Bother You was their last LP.
Riley’s directorial debut has received quite a bit of buzz ahead of its release. The film has a 95 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes as of Monday (July 2).
Check out the trailer for Sorry To Bother You starring Atlanta’s Lakeith Stanfield below.