Rihanna Sings For Upcoming Star Trek Movie

Rihanna Sings For Upcoming Star Trek Movie

To all Star Trek fans, this one will interest you. Rihanna has dropped the soundtrack theme song for upcoming ‘Star Trek Beyond’ movie, titled ‘Sledgehammer.’

The “Work” crooner released her new single “Sledgehammer” on Monday, June 27 written by Sia and specifically so for the film. Sledgehammer features Rihanna’s powerful vocals as she sings about pain, letting go, breaking through a wall and survival.

“Sledgehammer” was initially featured in the third trailer for “Star Trek Beyond.” The said video was also released on Monday. Rihanna  took to Instagram to post a quick clip of her new track. She also uploaded an image of herself with an alien-like make-up describing herself as a “Star Trek” fan and stated that she felt honoured with the chance to sing a theme song for the upcoming movie.

“Sledgehammer” marks Rihanna’s first new song since the release of her latest album, Anti, back in January.

The new song is now available on Tidal and iTunes.

Listen below and tell us what you think.

Star Trek Beyond was directed by Justin Lin and stars Chris Prine, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto, Idris Elba, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Sofia Boutella, John Cho, and the late Anton Yelchin. The movie premieres in the theaters on July 22nd.
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