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Elton John Called The New Lion King' A "Huge Disappointment"

Alicia D'Aversa 17 Oct 2019

The Lion King was an amazing film, and yes, I'm talking about both the original and the live-action one.

The movie did get a lot of criticism though, and Elton John is the one who may have the worst to say.

Recently, Elton John had an interview with British GQ magazine.

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And he got super candid about what he thought about the movie.

Be warned, none of it is nice.

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He had a lot to say about 'The Lion King' Live-Action remake.

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"The new version of The Lion King was a huge disappointment to me, because I believe they messed the music up."

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"Music was so much a part of the original and the music in the current film didn’t have the same impact."

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"The magic and joy were lost."

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"The soundtrack hasn’t had nearly the same impact in the charts that it had 25 years ago, when it was the bestselling album of the year."

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"The new soundtrack fell out of the charts so quickly, despite the massive box-office success."

Do you agree? Let us know in the comments!

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