The new Taylor Swift “The Hunger Games” soundtrack video will premiere Monday! The first song off “The Hunger Games” movie soundtrack to be featured on video will be Taylor Swift’s “Safe & Sound,” featuring the Civil Wars. The song is the lead single from the forthcoming soundtrack for the film based off the young adult novel of the same name by Suzanne Collins.
The first video from “The Hunger Games” movie soundtrack is on the way and fans are already programming their DVRs to capture the premiere of Taylor Swift’s “Safe & Sound” at precisely 7:54 p.m. ET. The song was co-written by Taylor Swift, The Civil Wars and T-Bone Burnett, the composer for “The Hunger Games” movie. The video for the lead single from “The Hunger Games” soundtrack will air live on MTV in Canada, Europe, Latin America, Australia, Asia, Africa and the U.S.
The Taylor Swift “Safe & Sound” music video will air at 8 p.m. ET on CMT and be released on MTV.com, CMT.com, VH1.com and other MTV international web sites at the same time. The video will air on VH1’s “Big Morning Buzz Live” show at 10 a.m. ET/PT on Tuesday morning.
“We’re proud to be partnering with Taylor to introduce her new music video to our worldwide audience to every screen known to man or robot, while simultaneously providing multiple layers of editorial content and context,” Van Toffler, president of Viacom Music & Logo Group, said in a press statement. “This global premiere underscores our mission to connect artists and their fans through a content-first strategy.”
Before the “Safe & Sound” video premiere, fans will be granted glimpses of footage from the video and more information about the song chosen as the lead single for “The Hunger Games” soundtrack. Following the “Safe & Sound” music video premiere, MTV will host an exclusive chat with Taylor Swift.
Fans can participate in the interview by submitting questions for Taylor Swift on Twitter @MTVNews.com with hastags #AskTaylor or #MTVFirst.
“The Hunger Games” soundtrack will drop on March 20th. The movie officially hits theaters three days later on March 23 and is already predicted to be a smashing hit with audiences of all ages.