Two days before [movie id="414497"]"Sex and the City 2"[/movie] hits theaters on May 27, fans of the HBO franchise can pick up the movie's soundtrack to get pumped up for the NYC foursome's return.
As if having a number of A-list artists on the soundtrack weren't enough to get fans dancing in their Manolos, it turns out that the stars of the flick — Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis and Cynthia Nixon — also appear on the soundtrack, performing the Helen Reddy female-empowerment tune "I Am Woman."
Other songs on the album include a duet between [artist id="2481017"]Jennifer Hudson[/artist] and [artist id="2490602"]Leona Lewis[/artist] called "Love Is Your Color"; Hudson appeared in the first flick as Carrie's assistant, but it's not known whether she'll return for the sequel. Additionally, [artist id="503203"]Alicia Keys'[/artist] "Empire State of Mind (Part II) Broken Down" will be on the soundtrack. The original Jay-Z version of the song appears in the [article id="1635789"]"Sex and the City 2" trailer[/article]. Keys will also have a third song on the soundtrack, a cover of the Blondie song "Rapture."
[artist id="872"]Eyrkah Badu's[/artist] "Window Seat" will be on the album, as well as a new song from Dido, who worked with T-Pain and Cee-Lo on the song "Everything to Lose." [artist id="760620"]Liza Minnelli[/artist], who appears in the sequel, also has two songs on the soundtrack: a cover of Beyoncé's "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" and a duet with Billy Stritch, "Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye."
Recently, the [article id="1634313"]ladies of "SATC" spoke to MTV News[/article] about what fans can expect from the film. "This time around, Carrie has been married for a couple of years. She is about to publish her fourth book," Parker said. "She is content. ... She and her husband, John, have found a nice and modest apartment, and they are living their lives, and she is seeing her friends as much as time allows."
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