According to a poster seen for the upcoming animated movie ‘Minions: Once Upon a Time Gru‘, GOT7’s Jackson Wang has been chosen as one of the featured artists for the soundtrack album. It was also reported that Jack Antonoff would produce the album’s tracks with a 70s-inspired sound for the production.
It is unclear whether the singer will lend his voice in English, Korean or Mandarin. It was noted that the ‘Minions: Once Upon a Time Gru’ album will be led by Diana Ross and Kevin Parker of Tame Impala who collaborated and several other names such as HER, Brittany Howard, Phoebe Bridgers and St. Vincent, among others.
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— Jackson Wang (@JacksonWang852) May 10, 2022
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The fifth film in the “Despicable Me” series, this movie is also called “Minions 2” and is about the childhood of Gru’s character. Scheduled for July 1st, Minions fans are anxiously awaiting this one!
On the other hand, Jackson recently became the first Chinese singer to take the main stage at the Coachella music festival. He is set to make a legendary comeback to the K-Pop world along with his 6 members of GOT7 when they release their eponymous EP on May 23.