RnB musician and fashion icon Beyonce Knowles has wowed fans from East Africa after releasing a single whose first lyric is in Swahili.
The song Beyonce’s Spirit begins with words ”uishi kwa muda mrefu” chanted twice as a deeper voice repeats ”uishi kwa”.
The phrase is translated to English as ”Long live the king”.
According to BBC Africa, this song will be part of The Lion King: The Gift Album.
The Lion King is going to be the new soundtrack to Disney’s new version of the classic movie lion king.
According to Disney, the Lion King soundtrack is going to be strongly based in Africa sounds.
Disney also said The Lion King: The Gift will be released in nine days alongside the release of the film.