“Earned It” by The Weeknd and “Love Me like You Do” by Ellie Goulding are songs featured in the “50 Shades of Grey” soundtrack. “Earned It” was the album’s first released single and peaked at number three on the US Billboard Hot 100 charts. “Love Me like You Do” was the album’s second released single and reached number one on the national charts in 16 countries. Both singles were released before the soundtrack was released publicly on February 10, 2015.
“Salted Wound” by Sia and “I Know You” by Skylar Grey are promotional singles from the soundtrack that were released after the album's first two singles. The album also provides a mix of some new and older pop songs featured in the film. The album is released through Republic Records, and its length is about 61 minutes. The movie soundtrack includes a total of 16 songs performed by a variety of other artists, such as The Rolling Stones and Frank Sinatra. Soon after its release, the soundtrack debuted at number two in the Billboard 200 with over 250,000 albums sold.
As of 2015, iTunes allows most of the songs on the soundtrack to be purchased digitally. Amazon.com also provides the album for purchase digitally and through audio CDs.