Beyonce‘s Black is the king finally here!
The 38-year-old singer released a visual album on Disney + Friday, July 31.
It is safe to say Carter of blue ivy, 8 and Rumi Carter and Sir Carter, 3, – showstoppers, especially considering that twin stones are rare. They are not the only members of the famous family included in the video. Tina Knowles-Lawson and Jay-Z in it too. There are actually several cameo celebrities. Lupita Nyong’o,, Kelly Rowland and Naomi Campbell also starred in the film.
According to Disney +, Black is the king “rethinks lessons The Lion King for today̵7;s young kings and queens in search of their own crown. ”
“The film has been in production for a year with cast and crew representing diversity and interconnectedness,” the streaming platform’s website said. “The travels of the Black families are always revered in the tale of the young king’s transcendent journey of betrayal, love and self-identification. to regain their home and throne. These timeless lessons are revealed and reflected by the black voices of today who are now sitting on their own. “
In an Instagram post last month, Beyonce was quoted as saying Black is the king as the “work of love” and its “project of passion.” She also shared that it was “originally filmed as an accompanying piece to The Lion King: a gift soundtrack “, which she debuted with a remake in 2019, and” aimed to celebrate the breadth and beauty of Black’s ancestors. “
“I never imagined that in a year all the hard work that went into this production would serve a higher purpose,” continued Beyonce, who played Nala in the Disney movie. “The events of 2020 have made the film’s vision and message even more relevant as people around the world embark on a historic journey. We are all looking for security and light. Many of us want change, I believe that when black people tell our own stories, we we can shift the axis of the world and tell OUR MODERN history of the generation of wealth and wealth of the soul, which is not told in our history textbooks.