July 10, 2019

Beyonce To Produce ‘The Lion King: The Gift’ Album

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Beyonce To Produce ‘The Lion King: The Gift’ Album

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Beyonce is giving her fans a special gift. The singer/actress will be producing and curating a new album called ‘The Lion King: The Gift.’ 

As reported by Billboard, the album and the soundtrack will feature Bey’s new song called Spirit.  Disney Studios posted the picture on their Instagram account. See post below. 

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Just Announced: “The Lion King: The Gift,” a new album of songs featuring global recording artists and steeped in the sounds of Africa, produced and curated by @Beyonce Knowles-Carter, will be released July 19. “Spirit,” the single from the album and from the soundtrack for The Lion King, will be available later tonight. https://smarturl.it/beyoncespirit

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In a recent statement, Beyonce said that “This is a Sonic Cinema”, she continued, “This is a new experience of storytelling. I wanted to do more than find a collection of songs that were inspired by the film. It is a mixture of genres and collaboration that isn’t one sound. It is influenced by everything from R&B, pop, hip hop, and Afro Beat.”

The album and movie “The Lion King” will be released on Friday, July 19th, 2019. 

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