Beyoncé's visually stirring 'Black is King' gets teaser, release date

published 28.06.2020 09:10

by Proma Khosla from

next visual album will be a film that debuts exclusively on .

The teaser for Black Is King arrived Sunday morning, and it "reimagines the lessons of The Lion King for today’s young kings and queens in search of their own crowns," according to a Disney press release.

The film, based on the music of Beyoncé's , follows a young boy on a journey while he learns from his ancestors as well as Black families and voices from throughout the years.

The teaser features striking images of Black excellence which recall Beyoncé's and promise to bring the same rich visual storytelling to Black Is King.