American singer and songwriter Beyonce has featured Ghanaian dancehall artist Shatta Wale and other African on artists including Tekno, Yemi Alade, Wizkid, Mr. Eazi on ‘The Lion King: The Gift’ Album.
The Singer teams up with Shatta Wale on track 11 of the album titled Power.
The dancehall artist took to Instagram to announce his excitement with his fans.
The curated soundtrack also features contributions from Kendrick Lamar, JAY-Z, Childish Gambino, 070 Shake, Tierra Whack, Pharrell.
See the tracklist below;
|2.||“Find Your Way Back (Circle of Life)”||Beyoncé|
|3.||“Don’t Jealous Me”||Tekno, Yemi Alade, Mr Eazi|
|4.||“Ja Ara E”||Burna Boy|
|5.||“The Nile”||Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar|
|6.||“Mood 4 Eva”||Beyoncé, Jay Z, Childish Gambino|
|7.||“Water”||Salatiel, Pharrell Williams, Beyoncé|
|8.||“Brown Skin Girl”||Blue Ivy Carter, St. Jhn, Wizkid, Beyoncé|
|9.||“Keys to the Kingdom”||Tiwa Savage, Mr Eazi|
|11.||“Already”||Beyoncé, Shatta Wale|
|12.||“My Power”||Tierra Whack, Beyoncé, Busiswa, Yemi Alade, Moonchild Sanelly|
|13.||“Scar”||070 Shake, Jessie Reyez|
|14.||“Spirit” (written by Ilya Salmanzadeh, Labrinth and Beyoncé)||Beyoncé|
A statement by Walt Disney announced on Tuesday (July 9) read, “The album will feature a number of global recording artists and “steeped in the sounds of Africa”.
The tracklist was revealed through Beyoncé’s official website today July 16, 2019.
The Lion King: The Gift is set to be released on July 19, 2019, via Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia Records along with the live-action film, which features Bey as Nala.