American singer, Beyonce, has released the tracklist for her Lion King inspired album: “The Lion King: The Gift.”
The album, which was produced by Beyonce, features a host of several African artists. The final tracklist was revealed on Tuesday consisting of 14 tracks.
Tekno, Yemi Alade, Mr Eazi, Burna Boy, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Shatta Wale are all featured in her new project.
Beyonce, while speaking to ABC Information said, ‘This soundtrack is a love letter to Africa and I wish to ensure we discover the most effective expertise from Africa. I wished it to be genuine to what’s stunning concerning the music in Africa.
“We’ve kind of created our own genre and I feel like the soundtrack is the first soundtrack where it becomes visual in your mind. The soundscape is more than just the music because each song tells the story of the film.”
The star-studded album also features; Jay-Z, Blue Ivy, St. Jhn, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Childish Gambino, Salatiel, Tierra Whack, 070 Shake and also Jesse Reyez.
Finally, The Lion King: The Gift executive produced album by Beyoncé is set to drop on the 19th of July, 2019.
See tracklist and cover art below: