Beyoncé‘s Black Is King, a new visual album which Queen Bey wrote, executive produced and directed, is streaming now on Disney+. The movie experience — based on the music from her album The Lion King: The Gift — isbilled as “a reunion of cultures and shared generational beliefs” and includes featured artists and special guest appearances.
The Black Is King visual album features guest appearances from Kelly Rowland, Tina Knowles-Lawson, Jay-Z, Lupita Nyong’o, Naomi Campbell, Pharrell Williams and others. And yes, you’ll see Blue Ivy Carter as well as the Carter twins, Rumi and Sir. The film uses lush visuals to celebrate African culture, roots, customs, sights and sounds, and it serves as a reminder of Black resilience while underlining the importance of Black families.