'Lion King' star Lebo M – Lebo M is a South African singer, songwriter and composer best known for his work on movie and stage hit "The Lion King."
Celebrated composer Hans Zimmer – Lebo M collaborated with world-famous composer Hans Zimmer (pictured) on the animated film. The pair won a Grammy for "The Lion King" soundtrack while Zimmer was awarded an Oscar for Best Original Score.
'Lion King' - The musical – After the success of the movie, Lebo was involved in the Broadway version of "The Lion King." The award-winning musical has become a long-running hit, staged in many countries across the world.
'Lion King' star Lebo M – The South African musician is keeping the feel of the show African by ensuring that artists from his country are hired in every "Lion King' production.
'Lion King' - The musical – South African Puleng March (right) as Nyala, during a "Lion King" performance in Singapore on March 9, 2011.
'Lion King' - The musical – "I think the authenticity and the raw African-ness of 'The Lion King' is a bigger selling point than any other product that has ever been on Broadway or on stage, done with a world class quality approach," says Lebo.