Blu and Jewel are back for an all new adventure in Rio 2! The entire cast of the animated smash RIO returns in RIO 2, and they are joined by a new flock of top actors and musical talents. Rich with grandeur, character, color and music, RIO 2 finds Jewel (Anne Hathaway), Blu (Jesse Eisenberg) and their three kids leaving their domesticated life in that magical city for a journey to the Amazon. They encounter a menagerie of characters who are born to be wild, voiced by Oscar nominee Andy Garcia, Oscar/Emmy/Tony-winner Rita Moreno, Grammy winner Bruno Mars, and Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth.
Rio 2 also has a hot soundtrack to go along with the movie, with some big names in the music industry, that will keep you singing along.
About the Soundtrack
Atlantic Records presents Rio 2: Music From The Motion Picture, featuring the colorful first single, "What Is Love," by Janelle Monáe. In addition to "What Is Love," Rio 2 also features the song, "Welcome Back, " performed by GRAMMY®-winning Atlantic recording artist Bruno Mars, who makes his big screen debut in Rio 2 as "Roberto. "
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1. What Is Love – Janelle Monae
2. Rio Rio (Feat. B.O.B) – Ester Dean
3. Beautiful Creatures – Barbatuques, Andy Garcia and Rita Moreno
4. Welcome Back – Bruno Mars
5. Ô Vida – Carlinhos Brown and Nina De Freitas
6. It’s A Jungle Out Here (Feat. Uakti) [Brazilian] – Philip Lawrence
7. Don’t Go Away (Feat. Uakti) – Anne Hathaway and Flavia Maia
8. Batucada Familia – Carlinhos Brown, Siedah Garrett, Jamie Foxx, Rachel Crow, Amy Heidemann, Andy Garcia and Rita Moreno
9. Poisonous Love – Kristin Chenoweth and Jemaine Clement
10. I Will Survive – Jemaine Clement and Kristin Chenoweth
11. Bola Viva – Carlinhos Brown
12. Favo De Mel – Milton Nascimento
13. It’s A Jungle Out Here – Philip Lawrence
14. What Is Love – Janelle Monae, Anne Hathaway, Jessie Eisenberg, Jamie Foxx and Carlinhos Brown
So if you are looking for a fun family film, that will get you in a tropical mood make sure to check out Rio 2 in theaters next week. The soundtrack seems awesome, with some great talent, the voice talent is amazing as well, and for what I have seen in the preview clips this is going to be a cute and funny movie the whole family will love!
The generous folks at Fox are giving one of Susan's Disney Family readers a chance to win, a Rio 2 prize pack, the pack includes:
· Rio 2: Music From the Motion Picture (copy of the CD)
· Rio 2 Flying Figures Toy
Rio 2 will be in theaters everywhere on April 11th!
One winner will win a Rio 2 soundtrack CD, and Rio Flying toy.
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