Miles Ahead Soundtrack 2LP
Miles Ahead Soundtrack 2LP

Miles Ahead Soundtrack 2LP

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2017 Grammy Winning Soundtrack!

2017 Grammy Award:
• Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media


Soundtrack To Miles Davis Biopic Featuring 12 tracks performed by Miles Davis and dialogue from the movie. Guest performances by Robert Glasper, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Gary Clark, Jr., Esperanza Spalding and even Don Cheadle!

Columbia/Legacy commemorates the 90th birthday of globally renowned music innovator Miles Davis with the release of two very special new Miles Davis album projects; MILES AHEAD – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack and "Everything's Beautiful", reimagined interpretations of Miles Davis' music produced by Grammy winning Robert Glasper.

The Miles Ahead biopic is a cinematic exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis. The film marks the directorial debut of Don Cheadle, who co-wrote the screenplay (with Steven Baigelman) and stars as the legendary musician in the film.

The release of the movie MILES AHEAD, Don Cheadle’s wildly entertaining and moving exploration of Miles Davis, is accompanied by the soundtrack featuring musical highlights from Miles’ career and new recordings overseen by Grammy Award-winning jazz/hip-hop artist Robert Glasper.

This is a perfect primer on Davis’ career for the new fan and a brilliant audio keepsake of the film for those who’ve studied his works inside and out. The album features 11 tracks from across Miles’ catalogue from 1956 to 1981, select dialogue from the film featuring Cheadle in character, and five original compositions written, co-written, produced or performed exclusively for MILES AHEAD by Robert Glasper. These cues include “What’s Wrong with That?” a jam that closes the movie imagining Cheadle as Miles playing in the present day with guest performers Glasper, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Gary Clark, Jr. and Esperanza Spalding; plus “Gone 2015,” an end-credits song featuring guest verses from rapper Pharoahe Monch. Cheadle also pens new liner notes for the album discussing the selection and creation of the songs on the soundtrack.

Keyon Harrold, a sought out trumpeter/producer/arranger/songwriter who performs with GRAMMY-winning group D'Angelo and The Vanguard, is featured as the trumpet sound of Don Cheadle playing Miles Davis.

Features:
• Double LP

Selections:
LP 1
Side A:

1. Miles Ahead
2. Dialogue: "It takes a long time..." (*)
3. So What
4. Taylor Made - Taylor Eigsti
5. Dialogue: "Listen, you talk too goddam much…" (*)
6. Solea (excerpt)
Side B:
7. Seven Steps To Heaven (edit)
8. Dialogue: "If you gonna tell a story…"(*)
9. Nefertiti (edit)
10. Frelon Brun
11 Dialogue: "Sometimes you have these thoughts..."(*)
12. Duran (take 6) (edit)

LP 2
Side C:

1. Dialogue: "You own my music..."(*)
2. Go Ahead John (part two C)
3. Black Satin (edit)
4. Dialogue: "Be musical about this shit..."(*)
5. Prelude #II
6. Dialogue: "Y'all listening to them...?(*)
7. Junior's Jam – Robert Glasper, Keyon Harrold, Marcus Strickland
Side D:
8. Francessence – Robert Glasper, Keyon Harrold, Elena Pinderhughes
9. Back Seat Betty (excerpt)
10. Dialogue: "I don't like the word jazz..." (*)
11. What's Wrong With That? - Don Cheadle, Robert Glasper, Gary Clark, Jr., Herbie Hancock, Keyon Harrold, Antonio Sanchez, Esperanza Spaulding, Wayne Shorter
12. Gone 2015 – Robert Glasper, Keyon Harrold, Pharoahe Monch

(*) from the soundtrack of the film, Don Cheadle as Miles Davis
All other tracks performed by Miles Davis, except where noted
Description
2017 Grammy Winning Soundtrack!

2017 Grammy Award:
• Best Compilation Soundtrack for Visual Media


Soundtrack To Miles Davis Biopic Featuring 12 tracks performed by Miles Davis and dialogue from the movie. Guest performances by Robert Glasper, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Gary Clark, Jr., Esperanza Spalding and even Don Cheadle!

Columbia/Legacy commemorates the 90th birthday of globally renowned music innovator Miles Davis with the release of two very special new Miles Davis album projects; MILES AHEAD – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack and "Everything's Beautiful", reimagined interpretations of Miles Davis' music produced by Grammy winning Robert Glasper.

The Miles Ahead biopic is a cinematic exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis. The film marks the directorial debut of Don Cheadle, who co-wrote the screenplay (with Steven Baigelman) and stars as the legendary musician in the film.

The release of the movie MILES AHEAD, Don Cheadle’s wildly entertaining and moving exploration of Miles Davis, is accompanied by the soundtrack featuring musical highlights from Miles’ career and new recordings overseen by Grammy Award-winning jazz/hip-hop artist Robert Glasper.

This is a perfect primer on Davis’ career for the new fan and a brilliant audio keepsake of the film for those who’ve studied his works inside and out. The album features 11 tracks from across Miles’ catalogue from 1956 to 1981, select dialogue from the film featuring Cheadle in character, and five original compositions written, co-written, produced or performed exclusively for MILES AHEAD by Robert Glasper. These cues include “What’s Wrong with That?” a jam that closes the movie imagining Cheadle as Miles playing in the present day with guest performers Glasper, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Gary Clark, Jr. and Esperanza Spalding; plus “Gone 2015,” an end-credits song featuring guest verses from rapper Pharoahe Monch. Cheadle also pens new liner notes for the album discussing the selection and creation of the songs on the soundtrack.

Keyon Harrold, a sought out trumpeter/producer/arranger/songwriter who performs with GRAMMY-winning group D'Angelo and The Vanguard, is featured as the trumpet sound of Don Cheadle playing Miles Davis.

Features:
• Double LP

Selections:
LP 1
Side A:

1. Miles Ahead
2. Dialogue: "It takes a long time..." (*)
3. So What
4. Taylor Made - Taylor Eigsti
5. Dialogue: "Listen, you talk too goddam much…" (*)
6. Solea (excerpt)
Side B:
7. Seven Steps To Heaven (edit)
8. Dialogue: "If you gonna tell a story…"(*)
9. Nefertiti (edit)
10. Frelon Brun
11 Dialogue: "Sometimes you have these thoughts..."(*)
12. Duran (take 6) (edit)

LP 2
Side C:

1. Dialogue: "You own my music..."(*)
2. Go Ahead John (part two C)
3. Black Satin (edit)
4. Dialogue: "Be musical about this shit..."(*)
5. Prelude #II
6. Dialogue: "Y'all listening to them...?(*)
7. Junior's Jam – Robert Glasper, Keyon Harrold, Marcus Strickland
Side D:
8. Francessence – Robert Glasper, Keyon Harrold, Elena Pinderhughes
9. Back Seat Betty (excerpt)
10. Dialogue: "I don't like the word jazz..." (*)
11. What's Wrong With That? - Don Cheadle, Robert Glasper, Gary Clark, Jr., Herbie Hancock, Keyon Harrold, Antonio Sanchez, Esperanza Spaulding, Wayne Shorter
12. Gone 2015 – Robert Glasper, Keyon Harrold, Pharoahe Monch

(*) from the soundtrack of the film, Don Cheadle as Miles Davis
All other tracks performed by Miles Davis, except where noted
Genre
Soundtrack
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Title
Miles Ahead Soundtrack
Composer
Additional Artists
Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Gary Clark, Jr., Esperanza Spalding
Record Weight
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
05-16-2016
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
ISBN
Release Date
07-06-2016
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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