Walt Disney Records has announced a soundtrack album for the Pixar animation sequel Cars 2. The album includes Michael Giacchino’s original score from the film. According to the Pixar Blog, there will also be two original songs featured on the album, including a duet by two male artists. The soundtrack will be released on June 14, 2011 and can be pre-ordered on Amazon. A track list for the album will be posted when it gets published. Movieweb recently interviewed Giacchino about the project at a press event at Pixar’s Emeryville, California facility. The composer talked about working with Pixar, his thematic approach, as well as using the surf guitar for the “spy element” of the film. To check out the full interview, visit Movieweb. Cars 2 centers on Lightning McQueen who teams up with his best friend Mater for an international adventure as they go up against the world’s fastest car. The film’s voice talent includes Owen Wilson, Larry the Cable Guy, Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer, Jason Isaacs, Tony Shalhoub, Bonnie Hunt, John Turturro and Eddie Izzard. The movie is scheduled for a June 24 release date. For more information, visit the official movie webpage.