It took control of a month, however Netflix is lastly releasing an official version of the breakout musical hit from its popular Witcher series. “Toss a Coin to Your Witcher” is now offered to stream on Spotify and Apple Music, and the complete soundtrack from the series is set to launch on January 24 th.
In addition to the meme-inducing earworm, Netflix is launching a full, three-hour-plus score for the series from composers Sonya Belousova and Giona Ostinelli for fans who want to listen to songs that aren’t “Toss a Coin to Your Witcher” for whatever factor. (Apple Music has the complete tracklist published.)
In an interview with Men’s Health, Joey Batey, who plays the bard Jaskier in the series, called the tune “the most irritating thing I have actually ever heard. The tune reached massive social media fame when the show was launched on December 20 th.
But Netflix was relatively unprepared for the appeal of the song, and there was no main release of the track beyond a post on SoundCloud by the composers. (That SoundCloud link has since been converted to a paid track.) According to an Instagram post from Belousova, the delay was on Netflix’s end: “We have the soundtrack ready to go and can’t wait to get it out, however there’s no ETA at the moment given that it depends on Netflix whether or not to make it happen,” she published at the time.
When It Comes To The Witcher itself, it’s doing simply fine: as part of its Q4 2019 earnings, Netflix revealed that the show has reached 76 million homes (a minimum of, under the business’s brand-new, rather questionable viewing metrics) and is on track to end up being the streaming service’s most popular initial TV program launching ever.