On July 19, the remake of The
Lion King will hit theaters and bring songs like James Earl Jones, Seth
Rogen and Beyoncé
to the screen. Talking about Queen Bey, internet ears were wide open when an ad for
the movie with the singer and Donald Glover's duet became viral.
He tells his role as Mufasa, and James Earl Jones tells
this teaser, while one of the movie's classic songs plays in the background. Donald
Glover (a.c. Childish Gambino), who plays Simba, can be heard harmonizing
Nala as they sing Can you feel the love tonight . The signature song was
part of the original 1
Beyoncé shared the clip on his YouTube channel today with
Disney, get fans excited about what she'll bring to the movie's soundtrack.
News! declared, June 24 marks the 25th th anniversary of the film so
This new one is very large.
How fans responded to the trailer
As expected, both Beyhive and were longtime
fans of The Lion King is freaking out. Teaser was first released
as a TV ad that aired on an international market but was leaked onto social media
where it spread until Disney scared it. Hearing Beyoncé and Donald Glover mix
together add to the hype for the movie, and maybe even quelling some
doubts from naysayers who are not on board with a remake.
Talk show hosts and others who caught the winds of teaser
were quick to make comparisons between the 2019 version and the original. Does not
Everyone feels new, but we need to see how this pans out when
The movie actually comes out.
Although the film's release is weeks away, nostalgia is already kicking in for those who grew up seeing the 90's classic. For many, it was also part of their childhood and the childhood of their children. At the same time, it can end up being a favorite among old fans and new ones.
What fans can expect with the music
Jon Favreau's new mission will include Sir Elton John and Tim Rice's work, and they both were recorded to create music for this live-action version. Last year, the 72-year-old Rocket Man spoke to The Sun and confirmed that he was looking forward to it:
"They need a new end credits song. There will be four of our songs in the movie, from the original: & # 39; Can you feel the love tonight & # 39; Hakuna Matata & # 39; & # 39; I just can't wait to be King & # 39; and & # 39; Circle of Life & # 39;
And then there will be an end, closing song, and we have talked to Beyoncé's people and hopefully Tim and I and her can do something. will be great to work with her. So we will see. "
There are four songs from the 1994 version that you can trust to hear,
but most likely with new voices.
Seth Rogen is set to play Pumbaa while Billy Eicher goes on
Timon's role so they want their own special duets for Hakuna Matata
and The lion sleeps tonight .
Glover is also a musical artist in itself, but there is no official word on whether the actor plans to contribute original music to the film, including for the big end credit. Still, the prospect of hearing Beyonce's vocals is enough to sell to this family movie.