By Andrew Parks, eMusic Contributor
Well then; it sounds like Baz Luhrmann may finally be forgiven for the mess that was his last movie, 2008's Australia. Due out this May, The Great Gatsby — much like Luhrmann's breakthrough film, Romeo +Juliet — looks to pump some new life into a book you read in high school. F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic 1925 novel, in this case, which will be rebooted with a rock solid cast (Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan) and music from Lady Gaga, Prince, Jay-Z, Jack White (covering U2!), Filter (covering The Turtles?) and more.
Here's what Jeymes Samuel of The Bullitts had to say about the soundtrack, via Twitter:
Jay-Z and myself have been working tirelessly on the score for the upcoming #CLASSIC The Great Gatsby! It is too DOPE for words!
Catch a glimpse of what's in store down below, as we share two very different trailers for the film... more »