After a 6-year hiatus, Rihanna returned to the music business. The singer released this Friday (28) the video for ‘Lift Me Up’, a song that is part of the soundtrack of ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’.
The video was recorded on the beach at sunset, in the images, the singer appears feeling the breeze and sings with all her emotion, in addition to making a bonfire. The movie scenes are interleaved. Autumn Durald Arkapaw, who is also director of photography for the sequel, is directing.
The song in honor of the late Chadwick Boseman, the actor who played King T’Challa in the original “Black Panther” and died of colon cancer in 2020 at age 43, is signed by Rihanna, who wrote it alongside Tems, Ludwig Göransson and director Ryan Coogler.
One of the most anticipated comebacks in pop music, Rihanna has reached the top of Apple Music. Ryan Coogler revealed at a press conference that rapper Jay-Z helped him in conversations with the artist. During the premiere of the feature film this week, Rihanna confirmed one more song, ‘Born Again’, which will be played during the credits.
The movie’s full soundtrack will be officially released next Friday, November 4th. ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ opens in theaters on November 10.