- Dolly Parton & Sia Premiere New Song “Here I Am” from Musical Film “Dumplin’” Soundtrack
- American country music singer-songwriter Dolly Parton teamed up with Australian singer-songwriter Sia for a new song “Here I Am”.
The tune appears on the soundtrack for Netflix’s musical film "Dumplin’", which is based on a novel of the same name by Julie Murphy.
Originally, “Here I Am” is included on Dolly Parton's 1971 album "Coat of Many Colors".
Dolly Parton contributed six new compositions on the soundtrack, in which Linda Perry co-written and co-produced. Also the soundtrack will feature newly recorded collaborations of some of Parton’s previously released classic songs.
Beyond her duet with Sia, Dolly Parton has collaborated with Miranda Lambert, Mavis Staples, Elle King, Alison Krauss, Miley Cyrus, Rhonda Vincent and the film’s stars, Jennifer Aniston and Danielle Macdonald, on the soundtrack.
The film "Dumplin’" was directed by Anne Fletcher, starring Jennifer Aniston and Danielle Macdonald. Principal photography on the film began on August 21, 2017 in Atlanta and ended in October.
The film is expected to be released later this year. The soundtrack will be released on November 30th.
- source : Stereogum