Burna Boy, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Yemi Alade, Mr Eazi, Tekno Set to Feature in Beyoncé’s “The Lion King: The Gift” Album
Nigerian music stars, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Tekno, Yemi Alade, Burna Boy and Mr Eazi, have made Nigeria proud after joining international music queen, Beyonce, on the Lion King album she released for the live-action remake.
Disney had said the album, titled “The Lion King: The Gift” features global recording artists and “steeped in the sounds of Africa”.
The Gift album contains the official soundtracks for the Lion King remake. It is a 14-track album and many Nigerian stars got the opportunity to be featured on some of the tracks.
Burna Boy, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, Mr Eazi, Yemi Alade, Tekno are the Nigerian artists who will be featured in the album.
Wizkid is featured on a song titled Brown Skin Girl alongside Beyonce’s first child, Blue Ivy Carter, Beyonce, and Saint Jhn.
Tiwa Savage and Mr. Eazi featuring independently on Keys To The Kingdom, Tekno, Yemi Alade and Mr Eazi on the Don’t Jealous Me track. Burna Boy on Ja Ara E track.
Beyoncé will be voicing Nala, the lion who becomes queen, in the upcoming Disney musical drama which also stars Donald Glover, James Earl Jones, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Billy Eichner, Seth Rogen, Alfre Woodard and John Oliver.