A Sampling of Summer's Screen & Song Offerings

Think Like a Man Too

Epic Records, June 17

Sony Music is taking a different approach to the Screen Gems sequel, releasing an album of new music from Mary J. Blige rather than a sampler.

Jersey Boys

Rhino, June 24

The Four Seasons' chief songwriter Bob Gaudio produced a collection of the act's recordings mixed with performances from the film and Broadway show.

Begin Again

ALXNDR/222/Interscope, July 1

Adam Levine makes his big-screen debut. Gregg Alexander (New Radicals) wrote original songs, with Levine and Keira Knightley among those handling vocals.

Wish I Was Here

Columbia Records, July 15

Zach Braff's second directorial effort, 10 years after Garden State, features new music from The Shins and Bon Iver and a duet between Cat Power and Coldplay.

Get On Up: The James Brown Story

Polydor/UMe, July 22

Brown's catalog recordings accompany the biopic, including first hit "Please, Please, Please," "I Got You (I Feel Good)" and "Mother Popcorn Part 1."


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