Iggy Pop, Danger Mouse Co-Write Song for New Movie, ‘Gold’

Iggy Pop and Danger Mouse co-wrote a new song, “Gold,” for the upcoming adventure-drama film of the same name.

Iggy Pop and Danger Mouse collaborated on “Gold,” a new song featured in the upcoming Matthew McConaughey drama about a geologist searching for gold in Indonesia. Pop and Mouse co-wrote the track with director Stephan Gaghan and composer Daniel Pemberton. They previously worked together on Danger Mouse and Sparklehorse’s 2010 album, Dark Night of the Soul.

“This beautiful and unpredictable film spoke to me of violence, desire, destiny, lust and the inescapable twists of fate,” Pop said in a statement. “The actors and the story spun a web of excitement that left me spent and breathless, so I tried to perform the vocal with that feeling…