Blue Ivy Is Following In Her Mama’s Footsteps, Winning Her 1st NAACP Award

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8 year old Blue Ivy is officially an award winning artist. The daughter of Beyonce and Jay Z won the outstanding duo/group prize for her contribution to “Brown Skin Girl”. Blue, who sings a few lines in the song, which also features Beyonce, Wizkid and Saint Jhn, also received a writing credit for the hitmaker. Everywhere you hear women all across the world singing it, asking it be played in the car, ringtones….the family all together sing along….”Brown Skin girl, your love is just like pearls, the best ting in de world, Never trade you for anybody else”. It’s the forever anthem of all brown skin girls worldwide.

Not to mention that Beyonce won six awards during the night at the NAACP Awards, including outstanding female artist and outstanding soundtrack/compilation album for The Lion King: The Gift, on which “Brown Skin Girl” is featured.

Her grandma, Mrs. Tina Knowles showed big love and support for her grand daughter.

Blue Ivy Wins Songwriting Award At Soul Train Awards

Blu Ivy is the poster child for the definition of Black Girl Magic…to say the least. Shes the busiest seven year old you know. Trust me. She’s proven that can forge her own way in showbiz.

On The Lion King album, The Lion King: The Gift, Blue Ivy gas a song on there that she sung and wrote entitled, ‘ Brown Skin Girl’. And it’s become the loud sung anthem for all brown little girls across the world.

On November 17, Blue Ivy was  given the Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award for her song “Brown Skin Girl” at the BET Soul Train Awards. The song was the breakout track on her mom’s curated The Lion King:The Gift album, released in July to go along with the live action remake of the classic Disney film. Queen Bey and hubby, HOV are also credited as songwriters for the track. Blue Ivy sings on the track, which also includes Nigerian singer Wizkid and Saint Jhn, who also share the award with the Carter’s.
Serving as an ode to brown skinned girls and women everywhere, the lyrics of “Brown Skin Girls” soothe the souls of brown girls all around the world:
Brown skin girl, ya skin just like pearls
Your back against the world
I never trade you for anybody else, say
Brown skin girl, ya skin just like pearls
The best thing in all the world
I never trade you for anybody else, say
Even Oprah offered her own praise. “Joy! Joy! Joy to see this…the little brown skin girl inside me REJOICES that the song inside ourselves now has an InSta-Voice!!!” Lady O said.

Beyonce and Blue Ivy in ‘Spirit’ video- Twitter is convinced Blue Ivy is the real star.

Chiiilllleee…..yall know Blue Ivy is following right in her mothers footsteps and let me just tell you, WE ARE HERE FOR EVERY BIT OF IT. I love how Beyonce ‘leaves no one behind’ , including her very own seed. Can you imagine being Beyonce’s daughter, lol?? Okay, let’s get out of dreamy land for a sec and let’s talk about the reality that is this very much anticipated sound track to the Lion King.

  • Bey curated the entire ‘The Lion King’s‘ soundtrack.
  • ‘Spirit’ is the first single from the album.

In the video, Blue Ivy is twinning her mom, again, in a pink dress, with ground laying ruffles at the bottom. Simply gorgeous.