Co-Star Ludacris Leads 'Furious' Sequel Soundtrack
In addition to his co-starring role in "2 Fast 2 Furious," rapper-turned-actor Ludacris turns out the soundtrack's first single, "Act a Fool." The track is No. 49 in its third week on Billboard's HotIn addition to his co-starring role in "2 Fast 2 Furious," rapper-turned-actor Ludacris turns out the soundtrack's first single, "Act a Fool." The track is No. 49 in its third week on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart; a movie-themed video that recently premiered on MTV. The song and video are also featured on the film's official Web site.
The soundtrack also includes "Pick Up the Phone," a collaboration among Ludacris, R. Kelly, and "2 Fast" co-star Tyrese. Due May 27 via Disturbing Tha Peace/Def Jam South, the set also boasts cuts by Fat Joe ("We Ridin"), Trick Daddy ("Represent"), Chingy ("Getting It"), and Joe Budden ("Pump It Up").
Ludacris will promote the action film on a Bud Light-sponsored tour that will mix screenings with parties and performances. He'll also co-host the MTV Movie Awards pre-show on May 31, and will be seen on "MTV Beach House" and BET's "Rap City."
Opening June 6 in U.S. theaters, "2 Fast 2 Furious" finds Paul Walker reprising his lead role as a former cop now working undercover. Along with Ludacris and Tyrese, the John Singleton-directed film also stars Cole Hauser, Eva Mendes, and Devon Aoki.
Here is the "2 Fast 2 Furious" soundtrack list:
"Act a Fool," Ludacris
"Represent," Trick Daddy
"Slum," I-20 Feat. Shawnna & Titi Boi
"Pick Up the Phone," Tyrese, R. Kelly, and Ludacris
"Hands In the Air," 8Ball
"Getting It," Chingy
"Block Reincarnated," Shawnna
"Pump It Up," Joe Budden
"Hell Yeah," Dead Prez
"Peel Off," Jin
"We Ridin," Fat Joe
"Speed Racin on 20's," Lil Flip
"Oye," Pit Bull
"Miami," K Jon