Beyoncé seems to never disappoint us but always surprise us. People are rushing to movie theaters all over the world to make sure they get a first look at the new Lion King. In the midst of the excitement over the movie, Beyoncé released The Lion King: The Gift album which was inspired by the motion picture. The 27-track album consists of features from Jay-Z, Childish Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell Williams, and many more.
During an exclusive interview with the Beyoncé on Good Morning America, she stated, “This soundtrack is a love letter to Africa and I wanted to make sure we found the best talent from Africa.”
It is no secret that she wanted this album to accurately represent Africa’s music in the most beautiful and authentic form possible.
The album is available on all music streaming platforms Tidal, Apple Music, and Spotify. Check it out below!