Beyoncé will release an audiovisual album with the title next month Black is King out on Disney +. The singer shares a video teaser of the film on her website on Sunday.
Black is King is written, directed and produced by Beyoncé and will premiere worldwide on Disney + on July 31. That’s just after the one-year anniversary of the release of Disneys The Lion King-remake, for which Beyoncé voiced the voice of lioness Nala.
The film is based on the music of Beyoncé’s soundtrack album The Lion King: The Gift, which was released last year with the animation classic remake. In Black is King the musicians will be able to hear that too The Lion King: The Gift cooperated. In addition, there are guest appearances by Childish Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell and Beyoncé’s husband JAY-Z and daughter Blue Ivy Carter.
Imagines according to Disney Black is King “the lessons of The Lion King for the young kings and queens of today who are looking for their own crowns “.
“The film is an informative, constructive and timeless story about the reunification of cultures and shared beliefs,” said Disney. “It’s a story about how the most broken people can have an extraordinary gift and a purposeful future.”