Truly great stories can be told without specifics. They survive not because of the specific words used to recount them, but because their characters, arcs, and lessons are universalThe Lion King is a story about talking safari animals, but Simba’s journey of being shamefully forced from his home, losing his identity, and returning to take his place in the circle of life is packed with powerful themes that resonate beyond one lion’s tale.
Beyoncé’s visual album Black is King, streaming now on Disney+, recontextualizes the metaphor of Simba’s journey to that of...more
Beyoncé shared a video for her song "Already" ahead of the premiere of "Black is King," her visual album based on "The Lion King: The Gift," on Disney+.
Beyoncé's visual album Black Is King has landed on Disney+ and to mark the moment, the Grammy-winning monarch of modern music shared a new video for her song “Already."
The track first appeared on Beyoncé's compilation album, The Lion King: The Gift, and features Ghanaian singer Shatta Wale and Major Lazer.
Following two stunning trailers, Beyoncé’s new visual album Black Is King is now streaming on Disney+.
The film is based on the music from The Gift, and hinges around the journey of a boy learning about his ancestry, and connects with Black voices throughout...more
"Black is King," Beyoncé's visual album based on the music of "The Lion King: The Gift," will premiere July 31 on Disney+.
Curious to know more about Beyoncé's upcoming "visual album" release on Disney+? This trailer has you covered.
Drawing inspiration from her work on The Lion King: The Gift, Beyoncé put together a live action reimagining of the classic Disney story in Black Is King. This trailer is more about highlighting the vibe than it is about delivering plot details, but the visual album is clearly riffing on the dominant themes in The Lion Kingi.
Black Is King arrives for Disney+ subscribers on July 31. Read more...
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