Watch: Lupita Nyong'o Reacts to Beyoncé's Shout-Out on 'The Lion King: The Gift' Soundtrack [Video] |

Watch: Lupita Nyong’o Reacts to Beyoncé’s Shout-Out on ‘The Lion King: The Gift’ Soundtrack [Video]

Beyoncé’s ‘The Lion King: The Gift’ album includes a song titled “Brown Skin Girl” that includes a special shout-out to actress Lupita Nyong’o.

“She need an Oscar for that pretty dark skin/ Pretty like Lupita when the cameras close in,” Beyoncé sings on the track.

The Oscar-winning actress responded on Instagram Friday with a video of herself dancing and singing along as the song plays in the background.

“Brown Skin Girl. Thank you @Beyonce for this Gift!! #BrightnessIsJustWhoYouAre,” Lupita wrote.

Brown Skin Girl” also includes the names of supermodel Naomi Campbell and Beyoncé’s Destiny’s Child groupmate, Kelly Rowland.

Get into Lupita’s reaction video below!


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Brown Skin Girl. Thank you @Beyonce for this Gift!! #BrightnessIsJustWhoYouAre

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