‘Black Nativity’ Soundtrack Details

Posted: October 8, 2013 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music Albums
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black-nativityRCA Records will release a soundtrack album for the musical drama Black Nativity. The album features the songs from the folm performed by film’s cast includimg Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Jacob Latimore, Angela Bassett, Tyrese Gibson, Luke James, Nasir Jones (aka Nas), Mary J. Blige and Grace Gibson. The soundtrack will be released on November 5, 2013 and is now available for pre-order on Amazon. Audio clipscan be checked out after the jump. Black Nativity directed by Kasi Lemmons is based on the Broadway gospel musical by Langston Hughes, which premiered in 1961 and follows a street-wise teen from Baltimore who is sent to New York City by his single mother to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives. Fox Searchlight will release the film on November 27, 2013. To learn more about the drama visit the official movie website.

Here’s the album track list:

1. Be Grateful (Performed by Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Jacob Latimore & Luke James)
2. Coldest Town (Performed by Jacob Latimore)
3. Test Of Faith (Performed by Jennifer Hudson)
4. Motherless Child (Performed by Jacob Latimore)
5. Hush Child (Get You Through This Silent Night) (Performed by Jennifer Hudson, Jacob Latimore, Luke James and Grace Gibson)
6. He Loves Me Still (Performed by Angela Bassett and Jennifer Hudson)
7. Can’t Stop Praising His Name (Performed by Forest Whitaker and Gospeldelic Choir)
8. Sweet Little Jesus Boy (Performed by Tyrese Gibson)
9. Rise Up Shepherd And Follow (Performed by Mary J. Blige and Nas)
10. Fix Me Jesus (Performed by Jennifer Hudson)
11. Jesus On The Mainline (Performed by Angela Bassett and Forest Whitaker)
12. As (Performed by Jacob Latimore, Forest Whitaker and Jennifer Hudson)