"Almost Home" to be released Feb. 19; David LaChapelle is directing the music video
Mariah Carey has recorded "Almost Home" for Disney's fantasy feature "Oz The Great and Powerful."
Island Def Jam will release "Almost Home" on Feb. 19 and photographer/director David LaChapelle will direct Carey in a music video for the track that will include the singer as well as footage from the film. LaChapelle, who has shot some of Carey's album covers, previously directed her in the video for "Loverboy," the lead single off 2001's "Glitter."
Disney and Island Def Jam will simultaneously promote the single, the video and the film, which comes out March 8.