• These Over-the-Top Hair and Makeup Looks in "Black Is King" Are the Real Winners Today

    7 days ago - By PopSugar

    ICYMI: Beyoncé released her highly-anticipated self-directed visual album Black Is King on July 31. The visual is a love letter to Black and African culture, and as we've come to learn from all of her releases over the last few years, it's a rainbow of colors and over-the-top fashions. But even though the fashion itself is jaw-dropping, it wouldn't be a Beyoncé project if it wasn't also bursting with epic hairstyles and beauty looks.
    Throughout the entire 90-minute project, the Queen and her collaborators squeezed in dozens of intricate, African-inspired braided hairstyles - like box...
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  • ‘Black Is King': Everything You Need to Know About Breakout Star Folajomi ‘FJ' Akinmurele

    ‘Black Is King': Everything You Need to Know About Breakout Star Folajomi ‘FJ' Akinmurele

    7 days ago - By Variety

    If you've watched Beyoncé's “Black Is King” - now streaming on Disney Plus - then you've seen Folajomi “FJ” Akinmurele in action. Starring as a young Simba who is driven out of his home by Scar and must go on a journey of self-discovery, the star potential of the 7-year-old actor is already clear. Here's...
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  • Beyoncé Dedicates ‘Black Is King' To Her Son, Sir Carter

    7 days ago - By Essence

    Beyoncé's new visual project Black Is King just hit Disney+. Among its many visual treats, the project is an overall ode to family. At the conclusion of the film, Beyoncé dedicated Black Is King to her two-year-old son, Sir Carter. “Dedicated to my son, Sir Carter,” the message reads. “And to all our sons and daughters, the sun and the moon sow for you. You are the keys to the kingdom.” As the message scrolls, a home video appears of Beyoncé rocking her son on her arms as he flashes the cutest smile. Dedicated to Sir Carter! BlackIsKing pic.twitter.com/GMG1Z8fLsR - KingBeyHive July 31...
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  • Beyoncé Gifts Us with ‘Black Is King' Film And a Deluxe Album

    7 days ago - By Essence

    Beyoncé loves surprises, doesn't she? As fans waited for the clock to strike midnight to watch Black is King , the queen dropped a brand-new video for “Already,” featuring Shatta Wale and Major Lazer. The video is part of the deluxe edition of The Lion King: The Gift, now available to play on repeat on your favorite streaming services. The new heat skips the dialogue interludes from The Lion King to add a remix of “Find Your Way Back,” featuring Melo-X, “Black Parade” and then an extended version of “Black Parade,” because you it's just time to celebrate being Blackity Black. Black is King...
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  • Every Director Who Worked On ‘Black Is King'

    7 days ago - By Essence

    Black Is King, the stunning visual album from Beyoncé, is out right now. And yes, the fans are gagging. The Queen reminded up who's king by offering up a breathtaking film, based on her work on the The Lion King: The Gift soundtrack, which debuted last year. Beyoncé shows off that she's a genius-level visionary by not only helping to pen the tunes we hear, but also by directing the film. Of course, she's starring in the film too, which also sees special appearances from her husband, Jay-Z, her children, Blue Ivy, Rumi and Sir, along with her mother, Tina Knowles-Lawson. There's tons of...
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  • Beyoncé's Black Is King Review: This Is Exactly What We Need Right Now

    7 days ago - By Glamour

    “Black Is King means Black is regal and rich in history, in purpose, and in lineage," Beyoncé says about her new Disney+ visual album.
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