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Beyonce & ABC Surprise-Announce 'The Lion King' Soundtrack Documentary
Beyoncé and ABC have announced a behind-the-scenes documentary special capturing moments during the making of The Lion King soundtrack in the most Beyoncé way possible: surprise-announcing it (a day before it airs).
Beyoncé Presents: Making The Gift will highlight the work that went into every song on The Gift, featuring Childish Gambino, Elton John, Kendrick Lamar and more, as well as a score from Hans Zimmer, and production from Pharrell. The special airs tonight, Monday, Sept. 16 at 10 p.m./9 p.m. central.
The special will give an intimate lens into the album creating process with exclusive footage of recording sessions and more. The Lion King, which hit theatres in July along with its soundtrack, features the Lemonade singer and Donald Glover as Nala and Simba, respectively.