​Blood Orange Scores Melina Matsoukas and Lena Waithe's Film 'Queen & Slim'

​Blood Orange Scores Melina Matsoukas and Lena Waithe's Film 'Queen & Slim'
Photo: Chris Bubinas
Blood Orange mastermind Dev Hynes will be composing the score for Melina Matsoukas and Lena Waithe's new film Queen & Slim.
 
The film is directed by Matsoukas and written by Waithe, and it stars Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith as a couple on the run after an altercation with a police officer turns violent. Sturgill Simpson, Chloë Sevigny and Flea also feature in the film.
 
In addition to announcing his musical contributions, Hynes shared the official trailer for the movie.
 
Check out his Instagram post, as well as the trailer for Queen & Slim below.
 
Blood Orange recently released a mixtape titled Angel's Pulse, which served as a follow-up to his 2018 LP Negro Swan.