New York, NY (Top40 Charts) Pharrell Williams continues with his love for film soundtracks! He's now contributed a pair of new songs to the soundtrack of Hidden Figures, a forthcoming drama about three African American women who did crucial behind-the-scenes work in some historic NASA missions.
Pharrell calls on soulful songstress Lalah Hathaway for the upbeat new song "Surrender" off the upcoming soundtrack to the movie Hidden Figures.
Additionally, Pharrell has released his own solo record from the movie, with the song "Runnin," which is a funky, jazzy number about standing strong in your views and beliefs.
The film stars Janelle Monáe, Octavia Spencer, and Taraji P. Henson as Katherine Johnson, the African American physicist, space scientist, and mathematician who calculated flight trajectories for Project Mercury and the 1969 Apollo 11 flight to the Moon. It will hit theaters nationwide on January 6, 2017.
Take a listen below, and you can pick up "Surrender" and "Runnin" on iTunes now.