The highly anticipated live-action remake of The Lion King, set to hit theaters next month just teased the films most famous song starring Beyoncé and Donald Glover who will voice the main character’s Simba and Nala.
Additionally, Disney released a teaser video of the upcoming film where Beyoncé and Glover belt out a melodic cover of Elton John’s original song, ‘Can You Feel the Love Tonight.’ Mufasa, played by James Earl Jones who also voiced Mufasa in the original 1994 animation narrates the clip saying telling Simba to “Look at the stars— the great kings look down on us from those stars. And so will I.”
According to Elite Daily:
“Can You Feel the Love Tonight” is the only song from the upcoming Lion King remake that Beyoncé is confirmed to be singing. Along with the love ballad, the new movie will also feature new renditions of “Circle of Life,” “I Just Can’t Wait to Be King,” “Hakuna Matata,” and “Be Prepared.”
We can hardly contain our excitement about this classic adaptation and stars like Beyonce and Donald Glover who will bring them to life.
The classic remake is set to hit theaters July 19th.