Yas! We’re here for this! Beyoncé-curated and produced album – The Gift” for The Lion King has been released!
“I wanted to make sure we found the best talent from Africa and not just use some of the sounds and did my interpretation of it. I wanted it to be authentic to what is beautiful about the music in Africa,”
Beyoncé who released the album track list on Tuesday stated.
From Nigeria: Burna Boy, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Mr Eazi, Yemi Alade, Tekno are featured in the album.
Ghanaian dancehall star Shatta Wale, South Africa’s Busiswa and MoonchildSanelly, and Cameroon’s Salatiel, are also featured.
Childish Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, and ofcourse Jay-Z and Blue Ivy also feature in the album.
Watch – “Spirit”