sledgehammerRoc Nation Records has released the original song Sledgehammer from the upcoming sci-fi adventure Star Trek Beyond. The track is performed by Rihanna who previously contributed songs to DreamWorks Animation’s HomeSledgehammer is now available to download as a single on Amazon. Listen to the track, which is also featured in the film’s latest trailer, after the jump. As previously reported, Varese Sarabande will release the movie’s official soundtrack album featuring the score by Michael Giacchino. Star Trek Beyond directed by Justin Lin and starring Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, Sofia Boutella and Idris Elba will be released nationwide on July 22 by Paramount Pictures.

  1. SDH says:

    Is this the first time the Trek franchise gets a song single released?

    • Steve says:

      Yea I think so… Pop stars have no business in this. This makes me less amped for this film.

  2. jjstarA113 says:

    Uh, I don’t think that first video is the real “Sledgehammer” song.

  3. Bernd-Helmut Heine says:

    I wonder if that was Justin Lin´s idea – to make the franchise even more “hip” for a younger audience…