The song comes from a soundtrack which also features Jack White, Florence + The Machine and Beyonce
Lana Del Rey has unveiled the video for her contribution to the soundtrack for The Great Gatsby.
Click above to watch the video for ‘Young & Beautiful’, which features an orchestra and a typically glamorous Del Rey. The song is part of Jay-Z’s official soundtrack to the forthcoming Hollywood version of The Great Gatsby which also features The xx, Jack White, Florence + The Machine and Beyoncé. The album was executive produced by Jay-Z with the rapper revealing his own new track ‘$100 Bill’ on the release. Speaking about her track, Del Rey said: “It was an honour to work with Baz Luhrmann on his amazing adaptation of one of the most extraordinary books ever written.”
The 14-track Great Gatsby album is out now and features new songs from Gotye, Bryan Ferry, will.i.am, and Nero. Additionally, the album includes a cover of Beyonce’s ‘Crazy In Love’ by Emeli Sandé accompanied by The Bryan Ferry Orchestra.
The tracklisting for The Great Gatsby standard soundtrack album is as follows:
‘$100 Bill’ – Jay-Z
‘Back To Black’ – Beyonce x Andre 3000
‘Bang Bang’ – will.i.am
‘A Little Party Never Killed Nobody (All We Got)’ – Fergie + Q Tip + GoonRock
‘Young And Beautiful’ – Lana Del Rey
‘Love Is The Drug’ – Bryan Ferry with The Bryan Ferry Orchestra
‘Over The Love’ – Florence + The Machine
‘Where The Wind Blows’ – Coco O. of Quadron
‘Crazy In Love’ – Emeli Sande and The Bryan Ferry Orchestra
‘Together’ – The xx
‘Heart’s A Mess’ – Gotye
‘Love Is Blindness’ – Jack White
‘Into The Past’ – Nero
‘Kill And Run’ – Sia
The Great Gatsby is in cinemas from May 17 and stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and Tobey Maguire.