'Rihanna Returning With New Music on ‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack

New Music on ‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack

28) with

the new single “Lift Me Up” from the upcoming Marvel sequel Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Ri’s anticipated

return to music was written as a tribute to late Panther star Chadwick Boseman,

The song

will be released on the singer’s Westbury Road label in partnership with Roc Nation/

A brief

preview of the song appeared on RiRi’s Instagram on Wednesday (Oct

26), with

her wordless humming floating above a string section

“After speaking

with Ryan and hearing his direction for the film and the song, I wanted to

I tried

to imagine what it would feel like if I could sing to them now and

 “Rihanna has been

an inspiration to me so hearing her convey this song is a great honor

The “Umbrella”

singer hasn’t released an album since Anti dropped six years ago, and logged two

Though she’s

teased her next album several times since, no new solo music has emerged since 2016

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