Ariana Grande and John Legend can perform a duet on the title track for Disney’s live-action movie “Beauty and also the Beast,”
Pop artist Ariana Grande and 10-time Grammy, Oscar-winning and multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter/ musician John Legend area unit set to perform the Oscar and Grammy-winning duet “Beauty and also the Beast” because of the title track for Disney’s forthcoming audio recording to the live-action film version Beauty and also the Beast. The song also will be featured in the film.
The bewitching song, originally performed by Celine Dion and Peabo Bryson that includes eight-time Oscar-winning musician Alan Menken’s lovely melody and two-time Oscar-winner Howard Ashman’s haunting lyrics, received an academy award, Golden Globe, and Grammy Award, among other honors, upon its release in 1991.
The new rendition of the classic song is created by Grammy-winning veteran West Chadic fair, whose music career spans 37 years as a major-label company leader and accomplished producer, arranger, recording engineer and musical director. Truthful was brought in to supply by Disney’s president of Music & Soundtracks, Mitchell Leib, who also brought Ariana Grande and John Legend to the project. He A&R’ d Aguilera’s 1st 5 albums and championed the Black-eyed Peas to twenty-seven million albums, four number-ones, and multiple Grammy wins, yet as co-producing and composing the strings on their world breakthrough number-one hit “Where is that the Love?”
Says fair, “Stepping into the shoes of AN Oscar and Grammy victory classic isn’t little potatoes. However with today’s 2 greatest up singers – John Legend and Ariana Grande – we tend to area unit bringing the song back with a brand new faculty-old school contemporary treatment that shows the soul and power of what a good melody and lyric will inspire.”
The music video are going to be directed by Dave Meyers, the innovative visionary whose old collaborations with major artists like Pink, Janet Jackson, cube and Britney Spears have resulted in dozens of award nominations and many wins, as well as a Grammy in 2005 for Best Music Video and eleven MTV Video Music Awards, as well as one for Katy Perry’s strike “Firework.”