The world has been patiently wait for the album Lion King: The Gift. Beyoncé features many African artists on the album, including Tiwa Savage, Wizkid, Mr. Eazi, Yemi Alade, Tekno, and Burna Boy, all of Nigeria; Ghana’s own Shatta Wale, and other African artists. When asked what was her aim, she responded that the album is a “Love Letter to Africa”. She needed that authentic sound from Africa to carry her message.
The album was digitally released on the 11th of July. The actual date of release was set at the 19th day.of July, 2019. Well, as was promised, the 14 tracks album is finally out!!!