Beyoncé has put collectively particulars for his or her new 14-title album, which can be launched on The Lion King remake entitled The Lion King: The Reward on Friday. The album contains 4 new solo songs in addition to collaborations with Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell Williams, Infantile Gambino, Beyoncé's daughter Blue Ivy and extra. It's separate from the soundtrack to The Lion King, although the Beyoncé tune Spirit seems on each. The singer speaks to the character Nala within the new 3D animated model of the Disney basic from 1994.
Introducing the undertaking for the primary time final week, Beyoncé stated, "Every tune was written to mirror the storytelling of the movie, giving the listener the chance to think about their very own pictures whereas listening to a brand new modern interpretation."
She added: "It was essential that the music was not solely carried out by essentially the most fascinating and gifted artists, but in addition produced by the very best African producers. Authenticity and coronary heart had been essential to me. "
Quite a few African artists seem on the album. The Nigerian pop stars Tiwa Savage and Mr Eazi play the tune Keys to the Kingdom, the latter showing alongside the Nigerians Tekno and Yemi Alade on Don't Jealous Me. The Nigerian Burna Boy has a solo observe, Ja Ara E, whereas the Cameroonian artist Salatiel performs alongside Beyoncé and Pharrell on Water. Different African artists are Nigeria's Wizkid, Ghana's Shatta Wale, and South Africa's Busiswa and Moonchild Sanelly.
Feminine North American rappers and vocalists Tierra Whack, Shake and Jessie Reyez play in addition to New York rapper Saint Jhn.