Written by Charlie Smalls
Date 1975
Source The Wiz (musical)
Publisher Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corporation

"I'm a Mean Ole Lion" is a song performed by the Lion in the Broadway musical The Wiz in the scene where he attempts frighten Dorothy, the Scarecrow, and the Tinman.

The song was performed in the stage show Jim Henson Presents: Muppet Babies Live, along with "Ease on Down the Road," another number from the musical.