The album for Creed II has released one week ahead of the upcoming film. It is the sequel to the 2015 blockbuster starring Michael B. Jordan. The film is about a young man named Adonis Johnson, Jordan, whose legendary boxer father died before he was born. Despite never having met his father, Adonis felt as though boxing was in his blood, and seeks help from a retired boxer to train him. Adonis becomes just as legendary as his father.
The movie was well-received by audiences and it is no figure that the producers decided to pursue a sequel. The original film was directed by Ryan Coogler. however Steven Caple Jr. has taken over the directing of the sequel. The album for the movie brings the same energy we received from the first movie, making the upcoming sequel even more exciting for fans of the original. The album, produced by Mike WiLL Made-It, is a star studded production full of lyrical masterpieces and hype bops alike.
The album features some of the biggest names in the music industry. Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Pharrell, Nas, Lil Wayne, A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, are only a few among the many artists featured on the 15-track album. The lead track is “The Mantra” by Pharrell and Kendrick Lamar.
The song builds anticipation for the movie, which will release next Friday, Nov. 21st. Until then, enjoy the amazing track-list for Creed II below!