We reported that the Baz Luhrman interpretation of the great American novel, The Great Gatsby was just about ready. but since we’re Feedback Musiq and not Feedback Movies (maybe we should consider it) it’s the Jay-Z executive produced soundtrack that we were more interested in.
One of the more highly anticipated songs off the album is Lana Del Rey’s ‘Young & Beautiful’. Lana’s voice is simply and soulfully soothingly unmistakeable. In a song so appropriate to the story, Lana cries, ‘Will you still love me / When I’m no longer young and beautiful’. The strings coupled with Lana’s voice are all you need in the recipe for a great film score (or any song for that matter). Here she is now with, ‘Young & Beautiful’: