London: Johnny Depp is reportedly going to show off his musical skills on the soundtrack for his upcoming movie 'The Rum Diary'.

The 48-year-old actor is releasing the album through his production company Infinitum Nihil, and it will feature an instrumental from the Johnny Depp Band and a duet with guitarist JJ Holiday, reported a newspaper.

The record will also feature Christopher Young's score, Dean Martin's 'Volare' and Patti Smith's 'The Mermaid Song'.

The film is adapted from the novel of the same name from Depp's longtime friend, the late Hunter S Thompson.

(Agencies)