HBO Max’s Gossip Lady reboot is upping the ante from the unique in drama, vogue, and now even music. On Thursday night time, we acquired the primary full trailer for the upcoming sequence, which premieres subsequent month, and it is set to the proper observe. As the subsequent era of Manhattan’s elite do all types of scandalous issues round NYC, Frank Ocean’s “Tremendous Wealthy Youngsters” from his debut album Channel Orange performs within the background.
For sure, it is the proper opening observe (metaphorically and lyrically) for this new chapter of Gossip Lady. Not solely do the lyrics completely describe all of the privileged teenagers of the Higher East Facet as Ocean sings, “Mother and father ain’t round sufficient / Too many pleasure rides in daddy’s Jaguar / Too many white lies and white strains / Tremendous wealthy youngsters with nothing however free ends,” nevertheless it additionally features a good little connection to the unique present. The music, which was initially launched in 2013, appeared within the ultimate season of Gossip Lady within the episode “Monstrous Ball.”
Simply because the reboot goals to pay tribute to the unique by providing its personal recent spin on the narrative, maybe the brand new soundtrack will embody a mixture of outdated songs from the unique with a recent new take. We actually cannot wait to see how the reboot compares to the unique’s iconic soundtrack. Hearken to Ocean’s full music forward.