Beyoncé, with Black is the king is finally here!
The 38-year-old singer dropped out of the visual album at Disney + on Friday 31 July.
It is safe to say Blue Ivy Carter, 8 a Rumi Carter and Sir Carter, 3, are showstopperi, especially given the appearance of portraits of twins is a rare appearance. They are not the only members of the famous family included in the video. Tina Knowles-Lawson and Jay-Z they are in it too. In fact, there are several famous portraits. Lupita Nyong’o. Kelly Rowland and Naomi Campbell they are also featured in the film.
According to Disney +, Black is the king “reimagines lessons Lion King for today̵7;s young kings and queens who are looking for their own crowns. ‘ ”
“The film was produced for one year with a cast and crew that represent diversity and connectivity,” the streaming platform said on its website. “The voyages of black families are always honored with the story of the young king’s transcendent journey through betrayal, love and self-knowledge. His ancestors help him lead him to his destiny, and with the teachings of his father and guidance from childhood love, he earns the virtues needed to cultivate his house and throne. These timeless lessons are revealed and reflected in today’s black voices, which now sit in their own power. ‘ “
Beyoncé mentioned in a post on Instagram last month Black is the king as the “work of love” and its “passionate project.” She also shared that “it was originally filmed as a companion The Lion King: A gift soundtrack, “which she debuted with a remake in 2019 and” wanted to celebrate the breadth and beauty of black ancestors. “
“I never imagined that a year later, all the hard work that went into this production would serve a greater purpose,” Beyoncé, who played Nalu in Disney, continued. “The events of 2020 made the film’s vision and message even more visible as people around the world embark on a historic journey. We are all looking for safety and light. Many of us want change. our own stories, we can shift the axis of the world and tell our true history of generational wealth and soul wealth that are not mentioned in our history books. ‘ “