Relativity Media has debuted the first TV spot from Safe Haven, director Lasse Hallström's adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks novel. The video features the new song "We Both Know" by recording artists Colbie Caillat and Gavin DeGraw, which is currently available to download on iTunes. Take a look at the video, then read on for more details about the song.Colbie Caillat and multi-platinum recording artist Gavin DeGraw for Relativity's upcoming Safe Haven, is now available on iTunes.
Written for the film by DeGraw & Caillat, "We Both Know" was produced by Dan Wilson--the Grammy-winning songwriter from the band Semisonic--and will also appear on the soundtrack, to be released by Relativity Music Group and Republic Records in February 2013.
In theaters Valentine's Day 2013, Safe Haven, is directed by Oscar-nominee Lasse Hallström (The Cider House Rules) and based on the best-selling novel by Nicholas Sparks from a screenplay by Dana Stevens and Gage Lansky. The film stars Josh Duhamel (Transformers, Life as We Know It), Julianne Hough (Rock of Ages, Footloose), Cobie Smulders (Marvel's The Avengers, How I Met Your Mother) and David Lyons (Eat, Pray, Love, Revolution) and is an affirming and suspenseful story about a young woman who struggles to find love again after she arrives in a small North Carolina town. Safe Haven was produced by Marty Bowen (The Twilight Saga) and Wyck Godfrey (The Twilight Saga), Sparks and Relativity's CEO Ryan Kavanaugh (The Fighter).
Here's what Colbie Caillat had to say about creating this new song.
"My friend Gavin and I were on tour together this summer when I was approached to write a song for Safe Haven. I had never written a song for a soundtrack so was thrilled to be asked."
Here's what Gavin DeGraw added about the song.
"Colbie came to me and we co-wrote the song together. We had so much fun collaborating and hope the fans like it."
After receiving a record-breaking 14 million plays of songs she posted on MySpace while still her in teens, Colbie Caillat was signed by Universal Republic and launched into a career whose highlights include two Grammy awards and four nominations, a double-Platinum album, a Gold album, six Platinum digital singles, BMI Pop Awards for Song and Songwriter of the Year and a performance at the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize Concert.
RCA recording artist Gavin DeGraw broke into the scene in 2003 with his hit "I Don't Want to Be" and the release of his first album "Chariot." The album sold over a million copies and earned platinum certification. DeGraw has since released three more albums, which have generated several chart-topping hits, including his latest single "Soldier," which is actively climbing the Billboard charts.
DeGraw & Caillat will debut "We Both Know" in their first network television performance of the song on the Today Show this New Year's Day, January 1, 2013.
Safe Haven was released February 14th, 2013 and stars Julianne Hough, Cobie Smulders, Josh Duhamel, David Lyons, Mimi Kirkland, Noah Lomax, Lauren York, Jasper Grey. The film is directed by Lasse Hallström.