In addition to the colorful characters and visual spectacle, one of the most enjoyable aspects of Guardians of the Galaxy was the film’s energetic soundtrack. Introducing a generation of audiences to a number of classic songs, the Awesome Mix Vol. 1 soundtrack was so popular that fans are as eager to learn the song listings for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2‘s soundtrack almost as much as they are excited to see the film itself.
Now, director James Gunn has taken to his official Instagram account to reveal the Awesome Mix Vol. 2 cover art and announced that the soundtrack will be released on April 28, 2017.
You can check out the cover art below!
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Set to the backdrop of ‘Awesome Mixtape #2,’ Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel cinematic universe continues to expand.
Directed by James Gunn, the film stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Glenn Close, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki and Kurt Russell.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be released in theaters on May 5, 2017.