Beyoncéis Black is king it is finally here
The 38-year-old singer dropped the visual album at Disney + on Friday, July 31st.
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According to Disney +, Black is king “reimagines the lessons of The Lion King for today’s young kings and queens in search of their own crowns. ”;
“The film was in production for a year with a cast and crew representing diversity and connectivity,” the streaming platform states on its website. “The journeys of black families, over time, are honored in a tale about a young king’s transcendent journey through betrayal, love, and self-identity. His ancestors help him to orient him towards his destiny and with the teachings and orientations of his father from the love of his childhood, he gains the virtues necessary to recover his home and his throne.These timeless lessons are revealed and reflected in through today’s black voices, which are now in their own power. “
In an Instagram post last month, Beyoncé referred Black is king as his “work of love” and his “project of passion.” He also shared that “it was originally shot as a companion piece The lion king: the gift soundtrack, ”which debuted alongside the 2019 remake, and“ intended to celebrate the breadth and beauty of black ancestry ”.
“I never would have imagined that a year later, all the hard work that went into this production would serve a larger purpose,” continued Beyoncé, who played Nala in the Disney movie. “The events of 2020 have made the vision and message of the film even more relevant, as people around the world embark on a historic journey. We all seek security and light. Many of us want to change. I think when blacks tell it Our own stories, we can change the axis of the world and tell our REAL story of generational wealth and soul wealth that is not told in our history books. “