Mariah Carey Records 'Almost Home' For Oz Soundtrack

Mariah Carey has recorded a single, "Almost Home," that will appear on the Oz the Great and Powerful soundtrack. The new song will be released as a single by Island Def Jam on February 19, while David LaChapelle will direct the upcoming music video.

"'Almost Home' has a message that works beautifully with the film," said Carey in a press release. "It's a feel-good record, evoking the feeling of reaching your home and being with people that you love."

"Almost Home" was produced by Mariah and Stargate, with writing credits going to Simone Porter, Justin Gray, Lindsey Ray, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel Eriksen and Carey.

"Oz The Great and Powerful" hits theaters on March 8 and stars James Franco, Mila Kunis and Michelle Williams.

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