Blue Ivy Wins 1st BET Award for ‘Brown Skin Girl’ Track With Mom Beyonce
Blue Ivy looked on the song alongside her mom, Saint John, and Wizkid. They beat out fellow nominees Alicia Keys for “Underdog,” Ciara, Lupita Nyong’o, Ester Dean, Metropolis Ladies and LaLa for “Melanin,” Layton Greene for “I Take,” Lizzo and Missy Elliott for “Tempo,” and Rapsody and PJ Morton for “Afeni.”
It’s no longer Blue Ivy’s first award for the song; she additionally picked up trophies on the 2019 BET Soul Put collectively Awards — scoring the Ashford & Simpson Songwriters’ Award — and won the Outstanding Duo, Community or Collaboration class on the 2020 NAACP Image Awards.
Blue Ivy previously freestyled on a bonus track on her dad’s 2017 album, 4: 44, and final 365 days used to be featured on Beyoncé’s Homecoming album on the song “Desire Every Narrate and Narrate” and within the accompanying Netflix particular.
On Saturday, June 28, the 21-time Grammy winner dropped a one-minute trailer for her most modern venture, Sunless Is King. The visual album, which facets an appearance from Blue Ivy and Jay-Z to boot as historical Future’s Little one member Kelly Rowland, will premiere worldwide on Disney Plus on July 31.
“Sunless Is King is a celebratory memoir for the environment on the Sunless abilities,” Disney and Beyoncé’s Parkwood Leisure acknowledged in asserting the visual album. “The film is a story for the ages that informs and rebuilds the most modern. A reunion of cultures and shared generational beliefs. A fable of how the Americans left most broken comprise an unheard of gift and a purposeful future.”
The visual album will additionally characteristic guest artists from The Lion King: The Reward, including Infantile Gambino, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell, Tierra Whack, 070 Shake, and Jessie Reyez.
It paperwork the fable of Sunless households via time suggested via the yarn of a younger king’s ride to reclaim his home and throne with benefit and steering from his father and ancestors.