With some two months to go before The Hunger Games: Catching Fire hits theaters, fans can whet their appetites with the soundtrack’s first single.
On Friday, the guys from Coldplay unveiled the lyric video and full audio for “Atlas,” a power ballad sure to tug at our heartstrings after watching Katniss and company give it their all on the big screen.
“I have great respect and admiration for Coldplay, and we are thrilled with how well they have connected to the themes and ideas within the film,” Catching Fire director Francis Lawrence said of the British group’s contribution. [via NME]
The second installment of The Hunger Games film franchise, based on the bestselling series by Suzanne Collins, finds our heroine Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson)returning to their beloved District 12 after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games.
Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks and Lenny Kravitz all reprise their roles from the first film, along with Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland.
Jena Malone and Sam Claflin play Johanna Mason and Finnick Odair, respectively.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire opens in theaters Nov. 22.
For the words to “Atlas,” head over to Directlyrics.