Whilst walking the red carpet for the Aquaman premiere earlier this month (December 12), Ms. Grey stopped and chatted with Megan Maher of Black Girl Nerds about the comic book character, as well as her musical contribution (Everything I Need co-written w/ Elliott Taylor) to the new film!

Check out the excerpt below, and click the Black Girl Nerds logo to read the other interview pieces featured in the article (including with the film’s composer Rupert Gregson-Williams, the film’s screenwriter David Leslie Johnson-McGoldrick, and Cyborg actor Ray Fisher).

Interview w/ Skylar Grey | Black Girl Nerds ::
“….what was it like doing the music for Aquaman?

I am very excited to have my first untitled performed by me, but also I wrote it with my fiance, Elliott Taylor. James Wan and I worked together in the past and he reached out to me again to work on this song. He kind of wanted a Titanic Love Ballad moment, and so I attempted at that. And then the melody of my song is used throughout the film during the love scenes and things like that.

Did you grow up reading comic books?

I didn’t grow up reading comic books but I got more into comics when they became movies. Like Batman, I am obsessed with and then I worked on the Suicide Squad movie. I did some of the music for that as well….”

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