'The Walking Dead' Soundtrack, Vol. 2: Exclusive Album Premiere

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The Walking Dead Season 4  Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln)

As "The Walking Dead" nears the end of its fourth season, the popular horror drama is serving up a new soundtrack.

Republic Records and TV network AMC have teamed to present "The Walking Dead AMC Original Soundtrack -- Vol. 2 (Season 4)" -- and Billboard has the exclusive premiere of the album.

The EP features features five songs, most of which were either already included or will be included in pivotal moments of the show. That includes Portugal. The Man, the Alaskan rockers who contributed "Heavy Games," to be featured in on-air promos for the current season.

Other acts contributing music to the new EP include former "American Idol" winner Lee DeWyze ("Blackbird Song"), New Jersey indie rocker Sharon Van Etten ("Serpents (Basement)"), New Pornographers frontman A.C. Newman ("Be Not So Fearful") and Ben Nichols ("This Old Death").

The album is out March 25 in stores and digital retailers. It follows "Vol. 1" of the "Walking Dead" soundtracks, which was released last year.

"The Walking Dead" will air its season finale March 30.


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