Luke Combs Drops Playful New Track For ‘The Angry Birds Movie 2’
Country superstar and newest member of the Grand Ole Opry Luke Combs lends his voice to the soundtrack of the…
Luke Combs; Photo by Andrew Wendowski
Country superstar and newest member of the Grand Ole Opry Luke Combs lends his voice to the soundtrack of the new animated film The Angry Birds Movie 2.
Released Friday (August 2), the song is titled “Let’s Just Be Friends” and is all about putting your differences aside and finding common ground with someone.
“Let’s just be friends / Ain’t gotta fight about it / Let’s find a way around it / Let’s just be friends / Hey, what do you say/ If we don’t even know what we were fussin’ about / Don’t you think it’s time we work it out? / Let’s just be friends,” Combs sings throughout the chorus.
The upbeat song is featured in the forthcoming film, which is slated to hit theaters on August 14. Listen to the song in the video above.
Combs isn’t country music’s only connection to The Angry Birds Movie 2. Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman recently revealed that their daughters, Sunday Rose and Faith Margaret, voice two of the hatchlings featured in the movie.
The star-studded voice cast of The Angry Birds Movie 2 also features Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Danny McBride, Leslie Jones, Bill Hader, Rachel Bloom, Awkwafina, Maya Rudolph, Tiffany Haddish, Sterling K. Brown, Pete Davidson, Dove Cameron Peter Dinklage, Beck Bennet, Zach Woods, Pete Davidson, Dove Cameron, Nicki Minaj, JoJo Siwa, David Dobrik and many others.
Lauren Jo Black
Lauren Jo Black, a University of Central Florida graduate, has immersed herself in the world of country music for over 15 years. In 2008, she co-founded CountryMusicIsLove, eventually selling it to a major record label in 2015. Following the rebranding of the website to Sounds Like Nashville, Black served as Editor-in-Chief for two and a half years. Currently, she assumes the role of Editor-in-Chief at Country Now and oversees Country Now’s content and digital footprint. Her extensive experience also encompasses her previous role as a Country Music Expert Writer for Answers.com and her work being featured on Forbes.com. She’s been spotlighted among Country Aircheck’s Women of Influence and received the 2012 Rising Star Award from the University of Central Florida. Black also spent time in front of the camera as host of Country Now Live, which brought live music directly to fans in 2021 when the majority of concerts were halted due to the pandemic. During this time, she hosted 24 weeks of live concerts via Country Now Live on Twitch with special guests such as Lady A, Dierks Bentley, Jordan Davis, Brett Young, and Jon Pardi. Over the course of her career, she has had the privilege of conducting interviews with some of the industry’s most prominent stars, including Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton, Luke Combs, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Lainey Wilson, and many others. Lauren Jo Black is a longtime member of the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.