Label: Columbia Records
Release date: 22.07.2016
A cinematic exploration of the life and music of Miles Davis, the movie feature “MILES AHEAD” marks the directorial debut of Don Cheadle, who co-wrote the screenplay & stars as the legendary musician in the film. The accompanying motion picture soundtrack explores the breadth and depth of Miles Davis' musical innovations, combining 11 highlights from the legendary trumpeter, composer & bandleader's Prestige and Columbia Records catalogues with original new compositions written and performed by Grammy Award-winning jazz/hip-hop artist Robert Glasper. Select new tracks on the soundtrack include guest appearances by Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, rapper Pharoahe Monch and more.