He Lives in You (Song)

Last Updated on: February 20th, 2023

He Lives in You disney song music“He Lives in You” is a song from the stage adaptation of the 1994 Disney animated film “The Lion King“. The song was written by composer Lebo M and lyricists Mark Mancina and Jay Rifkin.

The lyrics of the song suggest that the spirit and wisdom of Mufasa, the deceased father of the film’s protagonist Simba, live on in his son and in the natural world around him. The melody is powerful and stirring, with a rich and textured sound that reflects the African influences of the film and the stage production.

“He Lives in You” has become one of the most popular and iconic songs from “The Lion King” franchise, and has been featured in various productions of the stage show and in other media. The song has also been covered by various artists and has been used in advertising and other promotional materials.

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Additional Details

  • Song Written By: Mark Mancina and Jay Rifkin
  • Song Performed By: Lebo M
  • Year Released: 1998

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