As the movie alludes to, in modern society black people have not often been portrayed as beautiful and royal. Through the film’s incredible visuals, the film changes the narrative by placing black men and women in style. In “Brown Skin Girl,” Lupita Nyong’o and Kelly Rowland join Beyoncé in assuring black women of their grace, and “MY POWER” discusses her ability to influence. Additionally, Black is king made use of The Lion Kingthe theme of family kinship. As Beyoncé often does with her recent work, her eldest daughter, Blue Ivy, is found throughout the film, perhaps as a symbol of her passing on her influence.