On March 7, 2018, Sade released her new song “Flower of the Universe” from the soundtrack for the upcoming Disney movie A Wrinkle in Time and fans are going wild. It is the first new release from the Nigerian/British singer who became a music sensation in the eighties with her eponymous band.
The official release of “Flower of the Universe” quickly began trending online and went viral. Early reviews of the song have praised its beauty and fans have taken to social media to comment and share their feedback. Sade uploaded the song to her official Sade Vevo account and it is getting a huge response.
Some are commenting that the song is stunning, light and airy. More than a few people have remarked that the song brought tears to their eyes with its beauty. You may watch the full lyric video for “Flower of the Universe” in the video player below. Many are hoping the response to the song will inspire Sade to release a new album.
Two versions of the song will appear on the official A Wrinkle In Time soundtrack. The first is the song heard in the video below and the second is the No I.D. produced remix.
Director Ava DuVernay discussed her excitement about getting Sade on board to write the song for the soundtrack. While many fans took to social media to call Sade a “Queen”, Ava shared a tweet about Sade that referred to her as a “Goddess.”
— A Wrinkle In Time (@WrinkleInTime) March 7, 2018
DuVernay announced that Sade was involved with the soundtrack with the following tweet.
“I never thought she’d say yes, but asked anyway. She was kind + giving. A goddess. We began a journey together that I’ll never forget. Proud to announce that Sade has created an original song for WRINKLE IN TIME. It’s entitled “Flower of the Universe.” And it’s a dream come true.”
“Flower of the Universe” is the first song from Sade since 2011, when several new songs were added to the group’s album “The Ultimate Collection.”
What do you think of Sade’s new song “Flower of the Universe?” Are you looking forward to the release of A Wrinkle In Time?