The soundtrack for the much-anticipated Black Panther movie was executive produced and curated by Kendrick Lamar. In a press release for the now-released album, the rapper stated: "Marvel Studios' Black Panther is amazing, from its cast to its director. The magnitude of this film showcases a great marriage of art and culture. I'm truly honored to contribute my knowledge of producing sound and writing music alongside Ryan and Marvel's vision."

Black Panther The Album has 14 songs. It features other American artists such as SZA,Vince Staples, Future, Travis Scott, Khalid; as well as South African artists like Babes WodumoYugen Blakrok, Sjava, and Saudi.