Shelton Reworks Footloose Theme

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August 9, 2011 | 6:00pm EST

Country star Blake Shelton has signed on to revamp Kenny Loggins’ Footloose anthem for the movie remake of the cult film.
The soundtrack will also feature new renditions of Bonnie Tyler’s Holding Out For a Hero, Ann Wilson and Mike Reno’s Almost Paradise and Deniece Williams’ Let’s Hear it For The Boy by acts like Victoria Justice, Hunter Hayes, Ella Mae Brown and Jana Kramer.

The film’s soundtrack also features new tunes by Big & Rich, Cee Lo Green, David Banner and Zac Brown.

The remake of the 1984 film features newcomer Kenny Wormald, Julianne Hough and Dennis Quaid.