A new trailer for Beyoncé’s new visual album Black is King has been released ahead of the album’s debut July 31 on Disney+.
Experience a new visual album inspired by The Lion King: The Gift. #BlackIsKing, a film by Beyoncé, is streaming exclusively July 31 on #DisneyPlus. pic.twitter.com/ggw7zVcWg6
— Disney+ (@disneyplus) July 19, 2020
The visual album is based on the previously released album The Lion King: The Gift, and will feature the album’s artists as well as some surprise guests. In this new trailer, we see glimpses of some of these guests, including Naomi Campbell and Lupita Nyong’o!
The album is a reimagining of lessons from The Lion King and in an Instagram post, Beyoncé has also said that the album is “meant to celebrate the breadth and beauty of Black ancestry”. She added that “the events of 2020 have made the film’s vision and message even more relevant, as people across the world embark on a historic journey”.
Make sure you check it out when it is released on Disney+ July 31!