DJ Lag co-produces track on Beyonce Lion King Soundtrack, The Gift
DJ Lag co-produced the track “My Power,” which features a host of African talent.
The Durban-born gqom artist excitedly tweeted, “Finally I can announce that I co-produced “My Power”, track 12 on The Lion King: The Gift. To share this space with @Beyonce ,@Moonsanelly , @thierrawhack and @yemialadee is an honour.I am grateful for this great opportunity and can’t wait for everyone to hear it on Friday” a few days before the release of Beyonce’s The Gift album.
“My Power” features Tierra Whack, Beyoncé, Busiswa, Yemi Alade and Moonchild Sanelly on Queen Bey’s highly anticipated Lion King Soundtrack, The Gift.
The album features a star-studded host of US artists, including Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z, Childish Gambino, as well as African pop stars like WizKid, BurnaBoy, Mr. Eazi.
“This soundtrack is a love-letter to Africa, and I wanted to make sure that we found the best talent from Africa,” Beyoncé said in an interview with ABC. “It was important that the music was not only performed by the most interesting and talented artists but also produced by the best African producers. Authenticity and heart were important to me.”
- Beyoncé – Bigger
- Beyoncé – Find Your Way Back (Circle Of Life)
- Tekno, Yemi Alade, Mr. Eazi – Don’t Jealous Me
- Burna Boy – Ja Ara E
- Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar – The Nile
- Beyoncé, JAY-Z, Childish Gambino – Mood 4 Eva
- Salatiel, Pharrell, Beyoncé – Water
- Blue Ivy Carter, SAINt JHN, WizKid, Beyoncé – Brown Skin Girl
- Tiwa Savage, Mr. Eazi – Keys To The Kingdom
- Beyoncé – Otherside
- Beyoncé, Shatta Wale – Already
- Tierra Whack, Beyoncé, Busiswa, Yemi Alade, Moonchild Sanelly – My Power
- 070 Shake, Jessie Reyez – Scar
- Beyoncé – Spirit
Definitely not lagging behind, DJ Lag also released an EP with Okzharp on Hyperdub last Friday, 19 July 2019.[youtube_sc url=”https://youtu.be/mwlbnhykkrI”]