Right now, Nathaniel Rateliff premieres “Redemption,” a new song the acclaimed singer-songwriter wrote for the forthcoming Apple Unique film, Palmer. Premiering globally on January 29, 2021, completely on Apple Tv set+, Palmer stars Justin Timberlake (The Social Community, Bad Teacher, Alpha Pet dog), Alisha Wainwright (“Raising Dion,” “Shadowhunters”) and Juno Temple (The Dark Knight Rises, Atonement). The film, directed by Fisher Stevens (Stand Up Guys, Prior to the Flood, The Cove), tells the story of former higher-university soccer star Eddie Palmer (Timberlake), who went from hometown hero to convicted felon, earning himself twelve several years in a state penitentiary.
He returns dwelling to Louisiana, where he moves again in with Vivian (June Squibb), the grandmother who elevated him. When attempting to keep his head down and rebuild a tranquil existence for himself, Palmer is haunted by reminiscences of his glory days and the suspicious eyes of his small town neighborhood. Things turn out to be far more intricate when Vivian’s challenging-dwelling neighbor Shelly (Temple) disappears on a prolonged bender, leaving her precocious and unique 7-yr-aged son Sam (Ryder Allen), normally the concentrate on of bullying, in Palmer’s reluctant treatment. In time, Palmer is drawn into a more hopeful planet as he forges a link with Sam as a result of their shared encounter of becoming created to truly feel various by those people close to them. Lifestyle enhances for Palmer, and a romance develops amongst him and Sam’s trainer Maggie (Wainwright). An inspiring and sudden journey unfolds for the a few of them, but shortly Palmer’s past threatens to tear apart this new life.
Rateliff’s ballad “Redemption” is featured in each the film and its trailer. Listen to “Redemption” under and watch the Palmer trailer Listed here.
“When I was initial asked to produce a song for Palmer I was instructed what the film was about and the place the song was likely to be applied. The melody and the opening line came to me immediately. But it wasn’t till I experienced a dialogue with Justin [Timberlake] that assisted me to put the song together. He reported the film was about redemption. I observed that in the characters and did my very best to add to the scene in the movie,” notes Rateliff.
The launch follows a monumental year for Rateliff whose most recent solo album And It’s Even now Alright, which was launched in February on Stax Records, debuted to important praise. Most not long ago, NPR’s Earth Cafe ranked the album’s title track #1 on their checklist of “Community Radio’s Most Popular Tunes Of 2020.” In addition, the album peaked at #3 on iTunes’ “Top rated Albums” chart, debuted at #1 on Billboard’s “Americana/People” chart, landed at #2 on their “Existing Rock” chart and resided at #1 on the Americana Albums Chart for 8 consecutive weeks. “And It’s Nonetheless Alright” was #1 for 8 consecutive months at Triple A Radio, #1 for nine consecutive weeks at the Americana Singles chart and #1 for a few weeks at Non-Commercial radio. “Time Stands” also peaked at #1 on the Americana Singles chart and is at this time in the Prime 5 at Triple A Radio. Rateliff also performed on “The Tonight Exhibit Starring Jimmy Fallon,” “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” Supporters can buy And It really is Nevertheless Alright Listed here.
Photograph Credit rating: Rett Rogers