'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' Gets End Credits Song by Neil Finn

The 'Crowded House' lead singer and New Zealand native will provide an original song for Peter Jackson's Middle Earth saga.
Neil Finn will created the end credits song for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Neil Finn will created the end credits song for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Crowded House lead singer Neil Finn will provide the end credits song for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey when it arrives in theaters this December.

No details were given regarding the track, or its title, although it should be noted that director Peter Jackson used female singers for the end credits songs on The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers, and The Lord of The Rings: The Return of The King.

It isn't known when the full soundtrack will be released for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. The CD soundtracks for Peter Jackson's first three Middle Earth adventures were released either at the end of November or the beginning of December.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released December 14th, 2012 and stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, Graham McTavish, William Kircher, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter. The film is directed by Peter Jackson.



Sources: TheOneRing.net

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Comments (8)

  1. LuxoIII

    Wait, "Into the West" was sung by a female?! That's news to me.

    2 years agoby @brady1138Flag

  2. Josh

    Nice. I like that they've gotten someone different and unique to craft the closing song on each of these Tolkein movies. It's almost like a Bond theme. I'm interested to see who they choose for parts 2 and 3.

    2 years agoby @shuabertFlag

  3. skywise

    oh you youngins...

    2 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  4. Rodney Roover

    @dcrock Wow just noticed that as well crazy....

    2 years agoby @Rodney-RooverFlag

  5. dcrock

    He looks like Jason Batemans older brother.

    2 years agoby @dcrockFlag

  6. THE JOKER

    His voice is mediocre at best...

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag

  7. Xenon

    Never heard of him

    2 years agoby @xenon56Flag

  8. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Who's Neil Finn?

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag