SONG OF THE YEAR BANNER

 

CONDUCTOR MICKEY - 170

 

In this musical time-machine is the top representative song, and the first and second runner up, for each year of the past nine decades, in a chronological retrospective of how music and the Walt Disney Company has evolved through time.

THRU THE YEARS LOGO 2019 - 880

PART TWO -  FROM ANIMATION TO INNOVATION  1950-1969

 

1928-1949

1950-1969

1970-1989

1990-2009

2010-2022

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1950

- 1950 -

* WINNER *

A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes

 

from Cinderella - premiered on February 15, 1950

 

 

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1933

- 1950 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Cinderella Work Song

 

from Cinderella - premiered on February 15, 1950

 

 

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1933

- 1950 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo

 

from Cinderella - premiered on February 15, 1950

 

 

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1933

- 1950 -

FINALIST

So This is Love

 

from Cinderella - premiered on February 15, 1950

 

 

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1933

- 1950 -

HONORABLE MENTION

The Ballad of Casey Jones

 

from the special cartoon: The Brave Engineer - premiered on March 13, 1950

 

 

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1933

- 1950 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Goofy Theme

 

from the Goofy cartoon series - premiered on June 30, 1950

 

 

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1933

- 1951 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Hungry Babies / Autumn / Springtime

 

from the True-Life Adventure: Nature's Half Acre - premiered on July 28, 1951

 

 

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1951

- 1951 -

* WINNER *

Alice in Wonderland

 

from Alice in Wonderland - premiered on July 28, 1951

 

 

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1933

- 1951 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

I'm Late / Down the Rabbit Hole

 

from Alice in Wonderland - premiered on July 28, 1951

 

 

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1933

- 1951 -

FINALIST

All in the Golden Afternoon

 

from Alice in Wonderland - premiered on July 28, 1951

 

 

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1933

- 1951 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Unbirthday Song

 

from Alice in Wonderland - premiered on July 28, 1951

 

 

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1933

- 1951 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Lurkey's Turkeys

 

from the Pluto cartoon: Cold Turkey - premiered on September 21, 1951

 

 

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1952

- 1952 -

* WINNER *

Lambert the Sheepish Lion

 

from the special cartoon: Lambert the Sheepish Lion - premiered on February 8, 1952

 

 

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1933

- 1952 -

FINALIST

Lowlands / Trek to the Arctic / Snow Dance

 

from the True-Life Adventure: The Olympic Elk - premiered on February 13, 1952

 

 

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1933

- 1952 -

HONORABLE MENTION

The Voice of the Trade Winds / A Man Like Me

 

from the Goofy cartoon: Hello Aloha- premiered on February 19, 1952

 

 

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1933

- 1952 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

My Destiny / Little Girl

 

from the Chip and Dale cartoon: Two Chips and a Miss - premiered on March 21, 1952

 

 

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1933

- 1952 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Trick-or-Treat

 

from the Donald Duck cartoon: Trick-or-Treat - premiered on October 10, 1952

 

 

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1953

- 1953 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

The Second Star to the Right

 

from Peter Pan - premiered on February 5, 1953

 

 

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1953

- 1953 -

* WINNER *

You Can Fly! You Can Fly! You Can Fly!

 

from Peter Pan - premiered on February 5, 1953

 

 

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1953

- 1953 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Never Smile at a Crocodile

 

from Peter Pan - premiered on February 5, 1953

 

 

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1953

- 1953 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Following the Leader

 

from Peter Pan - premiered on February 5, 1953

 

 

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1933

- 1953 -

FINALIST

Toot Whistle Plunk Boom

 

from Adventures in Medley: Toot Whistle Plunk Boom - premiered on November 10, 1953

 

 

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1953

- 1953 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Desert Suite / Scorpion Square Dance

 

from the True-Life Adventure: The Living Desert - premiered on November 10, 1953

 

 

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1933

- 1954 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Irish Washer Woman

 

from the special cartoon: Pigs is Pigs - premiered on May 21, 1954

 

 

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1954

- 1954 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Buffalo Theme

 

from the True Life Adventure: The Vanishing Prairie - premiered on August 16, 1954

 

 

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1933

- 1954 -

FINALIST

Disneyland Theme

 

from the Disneyland television series - premiered on October 27, 1954

 

 

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1954

- 1954 -

* WINNER *

The Ballad of Davy Crockett

 

from  Davy Crockett - premiered on the Disneyland TV series on December 15, 1954

 

 

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1933

- 1954 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

A Whale of a Tale

 

from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea - premiered on December 23, 1954

 

 

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1933

- 1955 -

FINALIST

Siamese Cat Song

 

from Lady and the Tramp - premiered on June 6, 1955

 

 

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1933

- 1955 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Bella Notte

 

from Lady and the Tramp - premiered on June 6, 1955

 

 

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1933

- 1955 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

He's a Tramp

 

from Lady and the Tramp - premiered on June 6, 1955

 

 

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1955

- 1955 -

* WINNER *

Mickey Mouse Club March

 

from the Mickey Mouse Club television series - premiered on October 3, 1955

 

 

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1955

- 1955 -

HONORABLE MENTION

I'm No Fool

 

from the Mickey Mouse Club television series - premiered on October 3, 1955

 

 

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1955

- 1955 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Talent Roundup

 

from the Mickey Mouse Club television series - premiered on October 7, 1955

 

 

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1955

- 1955 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Triple 'R' Song

 

from the Mickey Mouse Club serial: Spin and Marty - premiered on November 15, 1955

 

 

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1933

- 1956 -

FINALIST

Humphrey Hop

 

from the special cartoon: In the Bag - premiered on July 17, 1956

 

 

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1933

- 1956 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Fun with Music / The Merry Mouseketeers

 

from the Mickey Mouse Club television series: season 2 - premiered on October 1, 1956

 

 

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1933

- 1956 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

A Cowboy Needs a Horse

 

from the special cartoon: A Cowboy Needs a Horse - premiered on November 9, 1956

 

 

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1956

- 1956 -

* WINNER *

Meet Me Down on Main Street

 

from the documentary short: Disneyland USA - premiered on December 20, 1956

 

 

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1933

- 1956 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Wringle Wrangle

 

from Westward Ho! The Wagons - premiered on December 25, 1956

 

 

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1933

- 1957 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Liberty Tree

 

from Johnny Tremain - premiered on June 19, 1957

 

 

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1933

- 1957 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Together Time

 

from the True-Life Fantasy: Perri - premiered on August 28, 1957

 

 

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1933

- 1957 -

FINALIST

We're the Mouseketeers

 

from the Mickey Mouse Club television series: season 3 - premiered on September 30, 1957

 

 

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1933

- 1957 -

* WINNER *

Theme from Zorro

 

from the Zorro television series - premiered on October 10, 1957

 

 

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1957

- 1957 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Old Yeller

 

from Old Yeller - premiered on December 25, 1957

 

 

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1933

- 1958 -

* WINNER *

How Will I Know My Love

 

from the Mickey Mouse Club serial: Annette - premiered on March 8, 1958

 

 

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1950

- 1958 -

FINALIST

Paul Bunyan

 

from the special cartoon: Paul Bunyan  - premiered on August 1, 1958

 

 

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1950

- 1958 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Elfego Baca

 

from the TV miniseries: The Nine Lives of Elfego Baca   - premiered on October 3, 1958

 

 

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1933

- 1958 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Grand Canyon Suite: On the Trail

 

from the True-Life Adventure: The Grand Canyon - premiered on December 17, 1958

 

 

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1933

- 1958 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

From All of Us to All of You

 

from the Walt Disney Presents television series - premiered on December 19, 1958

 

 

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1933

- 1959 -

* WINNER *

Once Upon a Dream

 

from Sleeping Beauty- premiered on January 29, 1959

 

 

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1933

- 1959 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Tall Paul

 

performed by Annette Funicello for Buena Vista records - released in 1959

 

 

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1933

- 1959 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Lonely Guitar

 

from the Zorro television series:  season 2 - premiered on March 12, 1959

 

 

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1933

- 1959 -

HONORABLE MENTION

The Shaggy Dog

 

from The Shaggy Dog - premiered on March 19, 1959

 

 

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1933

- 1959 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

My Pretty Irish Girl

 

from Darby O'Gill and the Little People - premiered on June 26, 1959

 

 

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1933

- 1959 -

FINALIST

Swamp Fox

 

from the television miniseries:  The Swamp Fox - premiered on October 23, 1959

 

 

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1933

- 1959 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Don't Mention His Name to Me

 

from the special stop-motion cartoon: Noah's Ark- premiered on November 10, 1959

 

 

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1933

- 1960 -

FINALIST

Monorail Song

 

from the documentary short: A Gala Day at Disneyland - premiered on January 21, 1960

 

 

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1933

- 1960 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Biddle-Dee-Dee

 

from Toby Tyler: Or Nine Weeks at the Circus - premiered on January 21, 1960

 

 

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1933

- 1960 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Pollyanna's Song (The Glad Game)

 

from Pollyanna - premiered May 19, 1960

 

 

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1933

- 1960 -

* WINNER *

Pineapple Princess

 

from the Buena Vista album Hawaiiannette - released in the Summer of 1960

 

 

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1933

- 1960 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Swisskapolka

 

from The Swiss Family Robinson - premiered December 10, 1960

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

* WINNER *

Cruella DeVil

 

from One Hundred and One Dalmatians - premiered on January 25, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Medfield Fight Song

 

from The Absent-Minded Professor - premiered on March 16, 1961

 

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1933

- 1961 -

HONORABLE MENTION

The Parent Trap

 

from The Parent Trap - premiered on June 12, 1961

 

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1933

- 1961 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Let's Get Together

 

from The Parent Trap - premiered on June 12, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Castle in Spain

 

from Babes in Toyland - premiered on September 12, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Just a Toy

 

from Babes in Toyland - premiered on September 12, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

FINALIST

March of the Toys

 

from Babes in Toyland - premiered on September 12, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

A Carousel of Color

 

from The Wonderful World of Color television series - premiered on September 24, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Green with Envy Blues

 

from The Wonderful World of Color television series - premiered on September 24, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1962 -

* WINNER *

Mr. Piano Man

 

from The Wonderful World of Color television series - premiered on September 23, 1962

 

 

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1933

- 1962 -

FINALIST

The Legend of Lobo

 

from The Legend of Lobo - premiered on November 7, 1962

 

 

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1933

- 1962 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Rutabaga Rag

 

from A Symposium on Popular Songs - premiered on December 19, 1962

 

 

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1933

- 1962 -

HONORABLE MENTION

The Boogie Woogie Bakery Man

 

from A Symposium on Popular Songs - premiered on December 19, 1962

 

 

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1933

- 1962 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Puppy Love is Here to Stay

 

from A Symposium on Popular Songs - premiered on December 19, 1962

 

 

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1933

- 1962 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Enjoy It!

 

from In Search of the Castaways - premiered on December 19, 1962

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

* WINNER *

In the Tiki Tiki Tiki Room

 

from Walt Disney's Enchanted Tiki Room - premiered at Disneyland on June 23, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Beulah Land

 

from Summer Magic - premiered on July 7, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Summer Magic

 

from Summer Magic - premiered on July 7, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

The Ugly Bug Ball

 

from Summer Magic - premiered on July 7, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

FINALIST

On the Front Porch

 

from Summer Magic - premiered on July 7, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Higitus Figitus

 

from The Sword in the Stone - premiered on December 25, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

HONORABLE MENTION

The Scarecrow of Romney Marsh (Main Title)

 

from the TV miniseries:  The Scarecrow of Romney Marsh - premiered on February 9, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Merlin Jones Song

 

from The Misadventures of Merlin Jones - premiered on February 11, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

* WINNER *

It's a Small World

 

from It's a Small World - premiered at the NY World's Fair on April 22, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

HONORABLE MENTION

There's a Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow

 

from The Carousel of Progress - premiered at the NY World's Fair on April 22, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Thomasina

 

from Tomasina - premiered on June 4. 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

A Spoonful of Sugar

 

from Mary Poppins - premiered on August 27, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

 

from Mary Poppins - premiered on August 27, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

FINALIST

Feed the Birds

 

from Mary Poppins - premiered on August 27, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1964 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Chim-Chim-Cheree

 

from Mary Poppins - premiered on August 27, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1965 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Anniversary Song

 

from The Wonderful World of Color television series - premiered on January 3, 1965

 

 

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1933

- 1965 -

FINALIST

Gallegher

 

from the television miniseries:  Gallegher- premiered on January 24, 1965

 

 

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1933

- 1965 -

HONORABLE MENTION

That Cabin Raising Song

 

from Those Calloways - premiered on January 28, 1965

 

 

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1933

- 1965 -

* WINNER *

The Monkey's Uncle

 

from The Monkey's Uncle - premiered on August 18, 1965

 

 

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1933

- 1965 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

That Darn Cat

 

from That Darn Cat - premiered on December 21, 1965

 

 

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1933

- 1966 -

* WINNER *

Winnie the Pooh

 

from Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree - premiered on February 4, 1966

 

 

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1933

- 1966 -

FINALIST

Up, Down, Touch the Ground

 

from Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree - premiered on February 4, 1966

 

 

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1933

- 1966 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Little Black Rain Cloud

 

from Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree - premiered on February 4, 1966

 

 

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1933

- 1966 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Follow Me Boys

 

from Follow Me Boys - premiered in on December 1, 1966

 

 

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1933

- 1966 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Little Ranger Nature Camp

 

from Ranger's Guide to Nature - premiered on November 15, 1966

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

FINALIST

Yo Ho! Yo Ho! (A Pirate's Life for Me)

 

from Pirates of the Caribbean - premiered in Disneyland on March 18, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Bullwhip Griffin

 

from The Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin - premiered on June 15, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

HONORABLE MENTION

The Gnome Mobile

 

from The Gnome Mobile - premiered in Disneyland on July 12, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Colonel Hathi's March

 

from The Jungle Book - premiered on October 18, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

* WINNER *

The Bear Necessities

 

from The Jungle Book - premiered on October 18, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

I Wanna Be Like You

 

from The Jungle Book - premiered on October 18, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Fortuosity

 

from The Happiest Millionaire - premiered on November 30, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Detroit

 

from The Happiest Millionaire - premiered on November 30, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1967 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Let's Have a Drink on It

 

from The Happiest Millionaire - premiered on November 30, 1967

 

 

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1933

- 1968 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Ten Feet Off the Ground

 

from The One & Only Genuine Original Family Band - premiered on March 21, 1968

 

 

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1933

- 1968 -

FINALIST

'Bout Time

 

from The One & Only Genuine Original Family Band - premiered on March 21, 1968

 

 

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1933

- 1968 -

HONORABLE MENTION

West of the Wide Missouri

 

from The One & Only Genuine Original Family Band - premiered on March 21, 1968

 

 

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1967

- 1968 -

* WINNER *

The Wonderful Things About Tiggers

 

from Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day - premiered on December 20, 1968

 

 

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1967

- 1968 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Heffalumps and Woozles

 

from Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day - premiered on December 20, 1968

 

 

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1967

- 1968 -

HONORABLE MENTION

Hip Hip Pooh Ray!

 

from Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day - premiered on December 20, 1968

 

 

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1967

- 1969 -

HONORABLE MENTION

What, What, What Should I Do?
from the What Should I Do? educational series - premiered on February 13, 1969

 

 

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1967

- 1969 -

* WINNER *

Herbie's Theme

 

from The Love Bug - wide release on March 13, 1969

 

 

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1967

- 1969 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Grim Grinning Ghosts
from The Haunted Mansion - premiered in Disneyland on August 9, 1969

 

 

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1967

- 1969 -

FINALIST

It's Tough to Be a Bird
from the special cartoon: It's Tough to Be a Bird - premiered on December 10, 1969

 

 

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1967

- 1969 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes

 

from The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes - premiered on December 24, 1968

 

 

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