GRAMMY nominated and multi-platinum selling artist Ariana Grande and 10-time GRAMMY, Oscar®-winning, and multi-platinum selling singer/songwriter/musician John Legend have filmed a new music video for Beauty and the Beast. The song will also be featured in the live-action film adaptation and is included on the original motion picture soundtrack released on March 10th.
The music video is directed by Dave Meyers, the innovative visionary whose long-time collaborations with major artists like P!nk, Janet Jackson, Ice Cube and Britney Spears have resulted in dozens of award nominations and many wins, including a GRAMMY in 2005 for Best Music Video and 11 MTV Video Music Awards, including one for Katy Perry’s smash hit “Firework.” He recently directed the music video for P!nk’s hit single “Just Like Fire” from the Walt Disney Records soundtrack for Alice Through The Looking Glass.
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The new rendition of the classic song is produced by GRAMMY-winning veteran Ron Fair. Fair’s recordings have won six GRAMMY Awards and have been nominated 18 times. Fair discovered and shepherded Christina Aguilera, selling over 50 million albums and winning numerous GRAMMY Awards. He provided A&R direction for Aguilera’s first five albums and championed The Black Eyed Peas to 27 million albums, 4 number-ones and multiple GRAMMY wins and co-produced/arranging the strings on their global breakthrough # 1 hit “Where is The Love.”