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“Never Say Never” is a song by Canadian recording artist Justin Bieber. The song serves as the theme song for The Karate Kid, and features its star, Jaden Smith. The song was produced by The Messengers, who co-wrote it with Bieber, Smith, vocal producer Kuk Harrell, and Omarr Rambert. The song was released for digital download on June 8, 2010.
Among the song’s influences are hip hop. Bieber provides lead vocals in the song while Smith provides the backing with rap interludes. The song contains inspirational lyrics, including Bieber singing about a life filled with adversity, through lines like, “I never thought that I could walk through fire / I never thought that I could take the burn”. Smith’s lines reference his father,and puns in the phrase, “raised by the power of Will”. He also makes reference to his lineage by saying “Born from two stars so the moon’s where I land.”, as he is the son of Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith, who are both Hollywood stars.
The music video takes place in a studio, and contains a heroic concept, featuring Bieber and Smith singing the song and playing around, intercut with scenes from the film.Bieber appears in a motorcycle jacket and high tops. Studio scenes include Bieber flexing karate moves, he and Smith dancing and eating Twizzlers. Near the end of the clip features Smith giving a roundhouse kick.