Be Prepared (Song)

Last Updated on: February 20th, 2023

Be Prepared disney song music“Be Prepared” is a song from the Disney animated film “The Lion King“. The song was composed by Elton John, with lyrics by Tim Rice, and is performed in the film by the character of Scar, the main antagonist.

In the song, Scar outlines his plans to overthrow his brother, Mufasa, and take his place as king of the Pride Lands. The song’s ominous and menacing melody, accompanied by a group of hyenas, highlights the dark and nefarious nature of Scar’s character.

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  • Song Written By: Tim Rice and Elton John
  • Song Performed By: Jeremy Irons
  • Year Released: 1994

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