Pharrell Williams’ latest video for “There’s Something Special” from #DespicableMe3 debuted online this morning. One of five new songs featured on the original motion picture soundtrack, available on June 23, pre-order today.
Watch and share the latest video below:
More about the soundtrack
“There’s Something Special” is one of five brand new original tracks Pharrell wrote and produced for the film.
Pharrell has written and produced songs and themes for the entire Despicable Me series. Despicable Me 2 featured the Academy Award®-nominated and Grammy Award-winning global smash hit “Happy.” The song inspired a worldwide movement of happiness, with its original music video spawning thousands of self-made videos from fans in dozens of countries. “Happy” has topped countless charts around the globe, with 14 million units sold. It has achieved seven-time-platinum certification in the U.S., making the song the best-selling and most successful single of 2014.
Watch the video for “Yellow Light”
Despicable Me 3 Tracklisting:
Yellow Light – Pharrell Williams
Hug Me – Pharrell Williams feat. Trey Parker
Bad – Michael Jackson
Take On Me – a-ha
Papa Mama Loca Pipa – The Minions
There’s Something Special – Pharrell Williams
Tiki Babeloo – The Minions
Freedom – Pharrell Williams
Doowit – Pharrell Williams
99 Luftballoons – Nena
Into The Groove – Madonna
Chuck Berry – Pharrell Williams
Fun, Fun, Fun – Pharrell Williams
Despicable Me – Pharrell Williams
Despicable Me 3 Score Suite – Heitor Pereira
Malatikalano Polatina – The Minions
DESPICABLE ME 3 – In Theaters June 30
Illumination, who brought moviegoers Despicable Me and the biggest animated hits of 2013 and 2015, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, continues the story of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters—Margo, Edith and Agnes—and the Minions in Despicable Me 3.
After he is fired from the Anti-Villain League for failing to take down the latest bad guy to threaten humanity, Gru finds himself in the midst of a major identity crisis. But when a mysterious stranger shows up to inform Gru that he has a long-lost twin brother—a brother who desperately wishes to follow in his twin’s despicable footsteps—one former super-villain will rediscover just how good it feels to be bad.
Steve Carell not only reprises his role as Gru, but also takes on a second part—that of Dru, Gru’s long-lost twin. Kristen Wiig returns as super-spy Lucy, while Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award winner Trey Parker voices new villain Balthazar Bratt, a former child star who has become obsessed with the evil TV character he played in the ’80s. Gru’s most formidable and comedic nemesis to date, Bratt is out to take down Hollywood…and anyone who stands in his way.
Directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda, co-directed by Eric Guillon and written by Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio, the animated film is produced by Illumination’s Chris Meledandri and Janet Healy, and executive produced by Chris Renaud.