winner Carrie Underwood has recorded the end title song, "There's a
Place for Us," for the holiday motion picture event "The Chronicles of
Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader" in theaters December 10.
Underwood agreed to co-write (with David Hodges and Hillary Lindsey) and
record the song, produced by her famed, multi-platinum producer Mark
Bright, after the filmmakers screend for them a rough cut of the
Underwood commented: "I'm a big fan of the 'Narnia' books and films, so I
was really excited about seeing this new movie and writing and
performing a song for it. I was blown away by the film, and I think
people are going to be really excited when they see it. It's the perfect
"'The Voyage of the Dawn Treader' presents an imaginative world that's
also relatable because it's easy to connect the characters and themes to
our own lives," Underwood continues. "The land of Narnia represents a
place where the young heroes truly belong. That inspired me to get
together with David and Hillary and write 'There's a Place for Us,'
which says that for everybody, there's a place where you're powerful and
where you belong. The movie and song are about finding that place where
you fit in."
"There's a Place for Us" will receive major broadcast and online debuts
this month, and will be available for purchase exclusively at iTunes on
International cover versions of Underwood's song will be recorded
overseas in a small number of select countries, broadening the impact of
this worldwide release.
In the movie, Edmund and Lucy Pevensie, along with their cousin
Eustance, are swallowed into a painting and on to the magnificent ship
the Dawn Treader. They join King Caspian and a warrior mouse named
Reepicheep for a mission on which rests the fate of Narnia itself. The
courageous voyagers overcome their greatest temptations, as they travel
to mysterious islands and a pool that turns anything it touches into
gold; have fateful confrontations with magical creatures and sinister
enemies; and reunite with their friend and protector, the "Great Lion"
One of the world's larges producers and distributors of motion pictures, Fox Filmed Entertainment produces, acquires and distributes motion pictures throughout the world.
Carrie Underwood is a 5-time Grammy Award winner, 2-time reigning
Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year, 3-time CMA and ACM
Female Vocalist winner and a member of the Grand Ole Opry. Since her
debut CD in 2005, Underwood has amassed more than 13 million in album
sales and has placed 13 #1 singles on the charts.
Monday, November 1 2010, 03:51 PM CDT