• "Pray for Me" is a song by Canadian singer The Weeknd and American rapper Kendrick Lamar
from the soundtrack album of the Marvel Studios superhero film Black Panther.
• The Weeknd first hinted at his involvement with the Black Panther soundtrack album with an Instagram post that he made on January 19, 2018 which contained a illustration of the Marvel superhero Black Panther. perched on a tree in front of the moon.
• Then on January 31, 2018, Lamar confirmed The Weeknd's involvement with the soundtrack when he uploaded to his Twitter account the complete tracklist of the soundtrack which contained the song "Pray for Me".
• "Pray For Me," sounds like a bonus track off Weeknd's 2016 album Starboy: futuristic and fast-paced. Though Kendrick lends his talents by adding in a rap verse, this song was clearly made for The Weeknd to run with.
• The single reached the US Billboard Hot 100 No. 7; the US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard) No. 20; The US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard) No. 4; and the US Rhythmic (Billboard) No. 17.