Song Info

Call of the Guard is the opening theme song for The Lion Guard TV series.

Although mostly instrumental, the song features Swahili lyrics performed by The Lion Guard Chorus.


The following lyrics are incomplete. Please add the remaining lyrics when possible.

Yo! Mama-ma kumbe kumbe
Yo! Mama-ma twimbe twimbe
Mama kumbe?
Kweli, kweli
Mama kumbe?
Wene, wene, wene
Yo! Mama-ma kumbe kumbe
Yo! Mama-ma twimbe twimbe


  • A longer version was released exclusively on The Lion Guard Soundtrack. This extended track is over four times as long as the opening title to the TV series.
  • An earlier version of this opening included Mufasa, Simba and Nala.
  • According to Christopher Willis, the song is all about coming together, guarding the legend of the past and the hopes for the future.[1]


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Call of the Guard The Lion Guard Theme Song


  1. Behind the Scenes
Songs in The Lion Guard
Return of the Roar Songs
A Beautiful Day (Ni Siku Nzuri)Zuka ZamaTonight We StrikeKion's LamentHere Comes the Lion Guard
Episode Songs
We're the Same (Sisi Ni Sawa)Don't Make a StinkBunga the WiseMake Way for Bunga the WiseDuties of the KingOutta the WayJackal StyleOur Kupatana CommunityMy Own WayAll Hail the VulturesUtamuUtamu (credits)Hero InsideBird of a Thousand VoicesPanic and RunTrail to HopeTrail to Hope (credits)Hakuna MatataLife in the Pride LandsWe'll Make You a MealFind Your RoarChungu's LamentBaboons!Beware of the ZimwiLions Over AllStand Up, Stand OutKuishi Ni KuchekaRunning with the KingHadithi the HeroMakin' Hippo LanesTickbirds and RhinosTeke Ruka TelezaNothin’ to Fear Down Here
Other Songs
Call of the GuardCall of the Guard (Full Version)It Is TimeThe Legend of ScarThe Lion Guard AlphabetZuka Zama (pilot concept)

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