Netflix has announced Volume 2 of Song Exploder, which is coming to the streaming service on December 15, 2020. Volume 2 consists of four 25-minute episodes.
Dua Lipa, The Killers, Nine Inch Nails, and Natalia Lafourcade reveal how they brought one of their hit songs to life in new episodes of Song Exploder.
Based on the acclaimed podcast of the same name, and from host Hrishikesh Hirway and Oscar-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, each episode of Song Exploder features some of the world’s greatest musicians as they reveal how they brought one of their songs to life.
The series weaves together in-depth interviews, archival footage, and raw recordings as each artist breaks down their song, layer by layer, sharing intimate insight into the personal inspiration behind the music and lyrics.
Dua Lipa, the Grammy and BRIT Award-winning singer and songwriter, delves into the personal struggles and musical influences that went into the making of her hit song “Love Again” from her second studio album, Future Nostalgia.
The Killers, the Multi-Platinum band, break down “When You Were Young,” the deeply personal song that felt like a turning point for the band.
Nine Inch Nails, Oscar, Grammy and Emmy-winning composer and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Trent Reznor discusses powerfully-haunting song “Hurt,” the final track on NIN’s second studio album, The Downward Spiral.
Natalia Lafourcade, the GRAMMy and 14-time Latin Grammy-winning singer and songwriter, explains how she channeled her history and homeland of Veracruz, Mexico, to create the hit song “Hasta La Raíz.”
In Volume 1,, 15-time GRAMMY Award-winning artist, songwriter, and producer Alicia Keys breaks down “3 Hour Drive” from her 2020 album, ALICIA.
Pulitzer Prize, Grammy, Emmy, and Tony Award-winning composer, lyricist, and actor Lin-Manuel Miranda delves into the creation of “Wait for It” from the musical phenomenon Hamilton.
Rock & Roll Hall of Famers R.E.M. open up about the influences behind the life-changing track “Losing My Religion.”
And GRAMMY-nominated singer, songwriter, and producer Ty Dolla $ign discusses the inspiration behind “LA,” the deeply personal opening track from his gold-certified major label debut album, FREE TC.
Song Exploder is produced by Tremolo Productions. Hrishikesh Hirway, Morgan Neville and Caitrin Rogers serve as Executive Producers and Dominic Musacchio serves as Co-Executive Producer.
The series is based on the podcast by Hrishikesh Hirway. Episodes directed by Morgan Neville and Nicola B. Marsh.