they-will-have-to-kill-us-firstKnitting Factory will release a soundtrack album for the They Will Have To Kill Us First: Malian Music In Exile. The album features the film’s original score by Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, as well as the other music from the movie. The soundtrack will be reeled on March 4, 2016 and is now available for pre-order on AmazonThey Will Have to Kill Us First is directed by Johanna Schwartz and centers on Malian music group Songhoy Blues and musicians Khaira Arby, Fadimata “Disco” Walet Oumar and Moussa Siditakes who were forced into hiding or exile in the aftermath of Islamic jihadists taking control of northern Mali in 2012. The documentary premiered at last year’s SXSW Film Festival and will be released in New York theaters on March 11 followed by release in Los Angeles and other markets on April 1 by BBC Worldwide North America. To learn more about the film, visit the official movie website.

Here’s the album track list:

1. Gna Ka Da Ta – Nick Zinner & Amkoullel
2. Khaira’s Theme – Nick Zinner
3. Asswl – Abdallah Ag Alhousseini
4. Disco’s Theme – Nick Zinner
5. Saya – Kankou Kouyaté
6. Jimmy’s Theme / Enter The Mnla – Nick Zinner & Amkoullel
7. Baba Hou – Songhoy Blues
8. Diadie – Afel Bocoum
9. France, Mali, Minusma / Moving Steadily North – Nick Zinner & Khaira Arby
10. Radio Timbuktu – Nick Zinner
11. Machengoidi – Ali Farka Toure And Toumani Diabate
12. Bamako Ballade / Solent – Nick Zinner & Songhoy Blues
13. Nick (Here Come the Producers Remix) – Songhoy Blues
14. Moussa’s Theme – Nick Zinner
15. Imuhar – Bombino
16. Ma Tekinam Ya Kada – Moussa Sidi
17. Du Sang – Nick Zinner & Amkoullel
18. Algeria – Nick Zinner
19. Jolie (Abraham Lincoln Remix) – Songhoy Blues
20. Karanda – Ali Farka Touré
21. Dounia Tade (feat. Vieux Farka Touré) – Amanar
22. Petit Métier – Songhoy Blues
23. Children’s Song – Fadimata “Disco” Walett Oumar
24. Fear in My Belly (feat. Khaira Arby) – Nick Zinner
25. Horei – Songhoy Blues
26. In The Blue Room – Khaira Arby
27. Jenuesse – Nick Zinner & Kankou Kouyaté
28. Soubour (Paddington Remix) – Songhoy Blues
29. Sekou Oumarou (Timbuktu Remix) – Songhoy Blues
30. Abarajou Square – Nick Zinner
31. Amalgam – Khaira Arby
32. Ayama Yama Yama – Moussa Sidi