Beyoncé and Jay-Z‘s eldest daughter, Blue Ivy Carter, received her first BET Award on Sunday, June 28.
The 8-year-old received the BET Her Award for “Brown Pores and skin Lady,” a music from Beyoncé’s The Lion King: The Present album.
Blue Ivy appeared on the music alongside her mother, Saint Jhn and Wizkid. They beat out fellow nominees Alicia Keys for “Underdog,” Ciara, Lupita Nyong’o, Ester Dean, Metropolis Women and LaLa for “Melanin,” Layton Greene for “I Select,” Lizzo and Missy Elliott for “Tempo,” and Rapsody and PJ Morton for “Afeni.”
It’s not Blue Ivy’s first award for the music; she additionally picked up trophies on the 2019 BET Soul Prepare Awards — scoring the Ashford & Simpson Songwriters’ Award — and received the Excellent Duo, Group or Collaboration class on the 2020 NAACP Picture Awards.
Blue Ivy beforehand freestyled on a bonus observe on her dad’s 2017 album, 4:44, and final 12 months was featured on Beyoncé’s Homecoming album on the music “Carry Each Voice and Sing” and within the accompanying Netflix particular.
On Saturday, June 28, the 21-time Grammy winner dropped a one-minute trailer for her latest undertaking, Black Is King. The visible album, which options an look from Blue Ivy and Jay-Z in addition to former Future’s Baby member Kelly Rowland, will premiere worldwide on Disney Plus on July 31.
“Black Is King is a celebratory memoir for the world on the Black expertise,” Disney and Beyoncé’s Parkwood Leisure mentioned in asserting the visible album. “The movie is a narrative for the ages that informs and rebuilds the current. A reunion of cultures and shared generational beliefs. A narrative of how the folks left most damaged have a rare reward and a purposeful future.”
The visible album can even characteristic visitor artists from The Lion King: The Present, together with Infantile Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Tierra Whack, 070 Shake and Jessie Reyez.
It paperwork the story of Black households by time informed by the story of a younger king’s journey to reclaim his residence and throne with assist and steering from his father and ancestors.
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