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25 Years After Scoring 'The Lion King,' Hans Zimmer Returns To Pride Rock

Twenty five years after he scored the original The Lion King, which won an Oscar, Hans Zimmer returns to Pride Rock to revisit the classic musical themes for a re-imagined tale.

Sunny Tales [Chill] Sunlounger
Lost in the Supermarket The Clash
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San Diego Comic-Con Is Turning 50: Here's Its Origin Story

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Real Happy Life Slowhy
Lay All Your Love on Me ABBA
Wide Awake Parquet Courts

Thom Yorke's third solo album ANIMA represents a recalibration of his creative process. Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images hide caption

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Thom Yorke Recalibrates And Digs Deeper Into His Dread Of Technology With 'ANIMA'

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Impossible Knots Thom Yorke
I Am the Resurrection The Stone Roses

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Hollywood Shoots The Moon: 117 Years Of Lunar Landings At The Movies

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Fly Me to the Moon Frank Sinatra & Count Basie Orchestra
Wuthering Heights Kate Bush

The U.S. can prove that the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer destroyed one of Iran's drones, a senior Trump administration official says. Lance Cpl. Israel Chincio/11th Marine Expeditionary Unit hide caption

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USS Boxer Used Electronic Jamming To Take Down Iranian Drone, Pentagon Sources Say

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Flatiron Suzanne Kraft
Barf Day Diet Cig
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With Every Heartbeat Robyn

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Rogue Weedkiller Vapors Are Threatening Soybean Science

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Spooky Couch Albert Hammond, Jr.
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Lazy Calm Cocteau Twins

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Thousands Freed From Prison Custody As DOJ Implements Sentencing Reform Law

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25 Years After Scoring 'The Lion King,' Hans Zimmer Returns To Pride Rock

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Twin Peaks Theme [Instrumental] Angelo Badalamenti
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