Beyoncé drops new original song from 'The Lion King'

10 Juillet, 2019, 11:57 | Auteur: Christine Menetries
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In a release, Beyoncé revealed that The Gift will offer the listener a panorama of African sounds, as well as more cosmopolitan helpings of pop, hip-hop and R&B. It was important that the music was not only performed by the most interesting and talented artists but also produced by the best African producers. Beyonce is dropping a new original song from Disney's live-action "Lion King". "This is a new experience of storytelling".

"I wanted to put everyone on their own journey to link the storyline", the singer added.

Written by IIya Salmanzadeh, Timothy McKenzie and Beyoncé, the song will be part of a musical ode to the story of "The Lion King" called "The Lion King: The Gift".

There's always pressure associated with any film, but when it comes to the new live-action/CGI version of The Lion King, you can double the levels. "Authenticity and heart were important to me".

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Beyoncé's contribution to the forthcoming The Lion King movie has finally been released and we have to admit, it sounds attractive!

Check out the Lion King poster for Simba below and click "next" to view the rest of the gallery! Aside from director Jon Favreau and composer Hans Zimmer, there's no word on which cast members are confirmed to appear, though Seth Rogen, Keegan-Michael Key, Donald Glover and Chiwetel Ejiofor are expected to attend.

Before then, revisit Elton John's iconic "Can You Feel the Love Tonight" from the 1994 animated first incarnation of the film.


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