Sing 2 Dates, Numbers, and more

Original Story by Aaron J. Sams (2021-10-27)

Over the next few weeks we expect a lot of information about the film Sing 2, the associated soundtrack which will feature U2, and other things related to the film. We’ll try to keep this page updated, and will let you know on social media when we make any updates.

Originally Published: October 27, 2021
Last Updated: October 29, 2021 (See Below)

  • First Clay Calloway Toys spotted
  • Clay will sing with Ash (Confirmed)


North American Premiere: AFI, TCL Chinese Theatre, Los Angeles, November 14, 2021
European Premiere: Torino Film Festival, November 26, 2021

U2 Involvement

  • U2 will have an original song in the film.
  • “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” will be performed by Scarlett Johannson in the film
  • Bono appears in a speaking / singing role as Clay Calloway, a retired rock star (a lion) in English versions of the film.
  • The Clay Calloway character will sing a song with Scarlett Johannson’s character Ash. (This may be “ISHFWILF” but song has not yet been confirmed)
  • Clay Calloway’s voice will be performed by other musicians in non-English versions of the film.

Opening Dates

Dates are taken from a variety of sources, you should check with your local theatres to confirm any dates in advance.

December 1, 2021:

  • Portugal

December 2, 2021:

  • Hungary

December 8, 2021:

  • Netherlands

December 16, 2021:

  • Chile
  • Greece

December 19, 2021:

  • Saudi Arabia

December 22, 2021:

  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Philippines
  • Sweden
  • USA

December 23, 2021:

  • Brazil
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Russia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Spain

December 24, 2021:

  • Latvia
  • Lithuania

December 25, 2021:

  • Norway

December 26, 2021:

  • Australia

December 30, 2021:

  • Peru

January 5, 2022:

  • South Korea

January 20, 2022:

  • Argentina

January 21, 2022:

  • Turkey

January 28, 2022:

  • Ireland
  • UK

March 28, 2022:

  • Japan

Soundtrack Release Date

  • December 17, 2022 (North America)

Other Voices

  • In the Italian version Clay Calloway will be voiced by Zucchero.
  • In the Spanish version Clay Calloway will be voiced by Chayanne
  • In Germany the voices will be dubbed, but songs appear to be still be in English


  • Rating (USA): PG (Mild peril / Some Rude Material)
  • Rating (UK): Not yet rated

Runtime of Film:

1 Hour, 50 Minutes

Known Toy/Retail Tie Ins

  • Energizer Batteries
  • TOMY Toys
  • PEZ Candy
  • Gelish Nail Polish

The first toys will be available at retail on November 1, 2021. Bono’s character Clay Calloway does not appear in the initial wave of toys, but will likely appear in a second wave to be released closer to Christmas. Promotional images from Tomy show a Clay Calloway “Stage Sparkle” figure. These figures light up, and stages and microphones can be swapped between characters. Each are 3-inches tall.

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