‘Beyonce has been dethroned!’ Blue Ivy’s singing debut aged 7 sends fans wild as they praise the icon for teaching her daughter to ‘love herself’ on inspiring new tune Brown Skin Girl
Beyonce's seven-year-old daughter Blue Ivy Carter has made her singing debut in her new song 'Brown Skin Girl'.
Singing on the tune from The Lion King: The Gift - the singer's new album of original songs which she has dubbed a 'love letter to Africa' - the youngster's lyrics include: 'Brown skin girl, your skin just like pearls, the best thing in the world, never trade you for anybody else.'
Her inspiring message on the hit, which also features St Jhn, Wizkid and encourages people to love their own skin, has left fans on the verge of tears with some claiming she has outshone and 'dethroned' her famous mum.
'Skin just like pearls, best thing in the world': Beyonce's seven-year-old daughter Blue Ivy Carter has made her singing debut in her new song 'Brown Skin Girl'
The daughter of Beyonce and Jay Z's pretty vocals are evident as she opens and closes the song - which also celebrates fellow brown skin women such as Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o and supermodel Naomi Campbell.
Fans couldn't contain their pride as they rushed to Twitter to celebrate the message sweet Blue was conveying.
'“Brown skin girl, skin just like pearls, best thing in the world, I’d never change it for anybody, singing” - BLUE IVY CARTER the way they’re teaching her to love herself and her culture is beyond beautiful #TheGiftAlbum.'
'Blue ivy already more successful than me at age SEVEN.'
'Bursted out tears (sic) when I heard Blue Ivy Carter sing on “Brown Skin Girl”. Wow her impact.'
'Never trade for anyone else': Blue is featured on a tune from The Lion King: The Gift - the singer's new album of original songs which she has dubbed a 'love letter to Africa'
Blue's pretty vocals are evident as she opens and closes the song - which also celebrates fellow brown skin women such as Lupita Nyong'o and Naomi Campbell
LION KING TRACK LIST
1 Beyonce – Bigger
2 Beyonce – Find Your Way Back (Circle Of Life)
3 Tekno, Yemi Alade, and Mr Eazi – Don't Jealous Me
4 Burna Boy – Ja Ara E
5 Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar – The Nile
6 Beyonce, Jay-Z, and Childish Gambino – Mood 4 Eva
7 Salatiel, Pharrell, and Beyonce – Water
8 Blue Ivy Carter, St. Jhn, Wizkid, & Beyonce – Brown Skin Girl
9 Tiwa Savage and Mr. Eazi – Keys To The Kingdom
10 Beyonce – Otherside
11 Beyonce and Shatta Wale – Already
12 Tierra Whack, Beyonce, Busiswa, Yemi Alade, & Moonchild Sanelly – My Power
13 070 Shake and Jessie Reyez – Scar
14 Beyonce – Spirit
'Blue Ivy Carter is a COMPOSER and A LYRICIST now. Your faves could never.'
'Beyoncé even featured the only queen able to dethrone her, Our fave Blue Ivy Carter. Sis snapped!!!!!!'
'Blue Ivy taking the crown away Beyoncé on Brown Skin Girls.'
'Beyonce said every single curve is beautiful braids and nappy curls. Your skin is pearls . Best thing in the world. Whew that was the energy boost we needed ladies. Blue ivy has spoken.
'BLUE IVY CARTER’S ONLY SEVEN YEARS OLD & SHE ALREADY HAS A DISCOGRAPHY?!!!'
'Thank you for giving us vocals Blue Ivy...oh ya mama did good too. #BrownSkinnedGirl.'
'Blue has spoken': Her inspiring message on the hit, which also features St Jhn, Wizkid and encourages people to love their own skin, has left fans on the verge of tears
'Did y’all hear that run Blue hit during her solo on Brown Skin Girl.#TheGiftAlbum.'
'She is literally her mother’s child. it scares me in the best ways.'
Blue is also seen in the music video for Spirit, official soundtrack for The Lion King unveiled her new song from the official soundtrack, Spirit.
The music video is set against an African backdrop with the iconic singer belting out her tune in the desert, in the midst of a real animal kingdom.
Following in her footsteps: In the past Beyonce has said that Blue Ivy has a deep interest in music
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The singer was snapped wearing a mini dress and on-trend Perspex heels, accessorised with gold hoop earrings and round sunglasses for a look we can’t fault.
Her dress is by Temperley London and features a plunging neckline, cinched waist and cascading ruffles. This flattering silhouette is adorned with a gorgeous African-inspired animal print in rich terracotta tones, creating a safari twist that retains elegance.
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'Taking her crown away': Some fans have even claimed that she has outshone and 'dethroned' her famous mum
Her young daughter Blue Ivy is clad in a matching lavender gown, walking up to her mother just as the shot from The Lion King is featured, where the young Simba (Donald Glover) steps into the larger footstep of his father Mufasa (James Earl Jones).
In the past Beyonce has said that Blue Ivy has a deep interest in music; she has also shared videos of the child singing.
Meanwhile, Beyonce's Lion King album will also have a collaboration with Kendrick Lama, Childish Gambino, Jessie Reyez, Tierra Whack and Wale, and others.
The Beyonce-produced-and-curated compilation album, The Lion King: The Gift, is due out July 19, the same day the film hits theatres.
Incredible: The Beyonce-produced-and-curated compilation album, The Lion King: The Gift, is due out July 19, the same day the film hits theatres