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 THREECHANGING TIMES LASTING LEGACY  1970-1989

 

1928-1949

1950-1969

1970-1989

1990-2009

2010-2022

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1970

- 1970 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Boatniks

 

from The Boatniks - premiered on July 1, 1970

 

 

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1970

- 1970 -

BONUS SONG

Wheels

 

from the live-action short: Dad, Can I Borrow the Car? - premiered on December 11, 1970

 

 

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1970

- 1970 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

The Aristocats

 

from The Aristocats - premiered on December 11, 1970

 

 

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1970

- 1970 -

BONUS SONG

Scales and Arpeggios

 

from The Aristocats - premiered on December 11, 1970

 

 

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1970

- 1970 -

WINNER

Everybody Wants to Be a Cat

 

from The Aristocats - premiered on December 11, 1970

 

 

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1971

- 1971 -

BONUS SONG

He's Gonna Make It

 

from The Barefoot Executive - premiered in Walt Disney World on March 17, 1971

 

 

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1971

- 1971 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Bear Band Serenade

 

from The Country Bear Jamboree - premiered in Walt Disney World on October 1, 1971

 

 

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1971

- 1971 -

WINNER

The Age of Not Believing

 

from Bedknobs and Broomsticks - premiered on December 13, 1971

 

 

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1933

- 1971 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

The Beautiful Briny

 

from Bedknobs and Broomsticks- premiered on December 13, 1971

 

 

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1971

- 1971 -

BONUS SONG

Substitutiary Locomotion

 

from Bedknobs and Broomsticks - premiered on December 13, 1971

 

 

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1933

- 1972 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Mouse Factory (Opening Titles)

 

from The Mouse Factory television series- premiered on January 26, 1972

 

 

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1933

- 1972 -

BONUS SONG

Moreover and Me

 

from The Biscuit Eater- premiered on March 22, 1972

 

 

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1933

- 1972 -

BONUS SONG

If You Had Wings

 

from If You Have Wings- premiered in Walt Disney World on June 5, 1972

 

 

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1972

- 1972 -

WINNER

Baroque Hoedown

 

from Disneyland's Main Street Electrical Parade - premiered on June 11, 1972

 

 

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1972

- 1972 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Walt Disney World Theme

 

from the documentary: The Magic of Walt Disney World - premiered on December 22, 1972

 

 

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1973

- 1973 -

BONUS SONG

Living One Day at a Time

 

from Charlie and the Angel - premiered on March 25, 1973

 

 

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1973

- 1973 -

WINNER

Whistle Stop

 

from Robin Hood - premiered on November 8, 1973

 

 

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1973

- 1973 -

BONUS SONG

Love

 

from Robin Hood - premiered on November 8, 1973

 

 

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1933

- 1973 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

The Phony King of England

 

from Robin Hood - premiered on November 8, 1973

 

 

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1933

- 1973 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

These Are the Best Times

 

from Superdad - premiered on December 17, 1973

 

 

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1933

- 1974 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Stars and Stripes Forever

 

from America Sings - premiered in Disneyland on June 29, 1974

 

 

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1974

- 1974 -

WINNER

Sweet Surrender

 

from The Bears and I - premiered on July 31, 1974

 

 

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1974

- 1974 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Island At the Top of the World (Main Title)

 

from Island At the Top of the World - premiered on December 20, 1974

 

 

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1974

- 1974 -

BONUS SONG

Money

 

from the Disneyland Record An Adaptation of Dickens' Christmas Carol  - released in 1974

 

 

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1974

- 1974 -

BONUS SONG

This is the Way Christmas Ought to Be

 

from the Disneyland Record An Adaptation of Dickens' Christmas Carol  - released in 1974

 

 

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1933

- 1975 -

WINNER

The Best Time of Your Life

 

from the Carousel of Progress - premiered in Walt Disney World on January 15, 1975

 

 

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1933

- 1975 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Here's to the Future

 

from Space Mountain- premiered in Walt Disney World on January 15, 1975

 

 

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1933

- 1975 -

BONUS SONG

Skipping Along

 

from Escape to Witch Mountain - premiered on March 21, 1975

 

 

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1933

- 1975 -

BONUS SONG

The Glorious Fourth

 

from America on Parade - premiered in Disneyland / Walt Disney World on June 15, 1975

 

 

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1975

- 1975 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Apple Dumpling Gang

 

from The Apple Dumpling Gang - premiered on July 1, 1975

 

 

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1933

- 1976 -

BONUS SONG

The Mail Must Go Through

 

from the Disneyland record - Seven Little Postmen - released in 1976

 

 

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1933

- 1976 -

BONUS SONG

Pooh for President

 

from the Disneyland record Winnie the Pooh for President - released in 1976

 

 

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1933

- 1976 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Shaggy D.A.

 

from The Shaggy D.A. - premiered on February 17, 1976

 

 

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1933

- 1976 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Matecumbe

 

from The Treasure of Matecumbe - premiered on July 1, 1976

 

 

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1976

- 1976 -

WINNER

I'd Like to Be You for a Day

 

from Freaky Friday - premiered on December 17, 1976

 

 

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1933

- 1977 -

BONUS SONG

Tomorrow is Another Day

 

from The Rescuers - premiered on June 22, 1977

 

 

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1933

- 1977 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Someone's Waiting for You

 

from The Rescuers - premiered on June 22, 1977

 

 

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1977

- 1977 -

WINNER

Candle on the Water

 

from Pete's Dragon - premiered on November 3, 1977

 

 

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1977

- 1977 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Every Little Piece

 

from Pete's Dragon - premiered on November 3, 1977

 

 

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1977

- 1977 -

BONUS SONG

Brazzle Dazzle Day

 

from Pete's Dragon - premiered on November 3, 1977

 

 

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1978

- 1978 -

BONUS SONG

Return from Witch Mountain (Main Title)

 

from Return from Witch Mountain - released on March 10, 1978

 

 

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1978

- 1978 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Hot Lead and Cold Feet

 

from Hot Lead and Cold Feet - released on July 5, 1978

 

 

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1978

- 1978 -

WINNER

Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse

 

from the Mickey's 50 parade- premiered in Disneyland / Walt Disney World in 1978

 

 

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1933

- 1978 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Small One

 

from the cartoon short: The Small One - premiered on December 16, 1978

 

 

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1933

- 1978 -

BONUS SONG

Merchant's Song (Get the Money to the Bank)

 

from the cartoon short: The Small One - premiered on December 16, 1978

 

 

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1979

- 1979 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Pass a Little Love Around

 

from The North Avenue Irregulars - premiered on February 9, 1979

 

 

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1979

- 1979 -

WINNER

Disco Mickey Mouse

 

from The Disneyland Record: Mickey Mouse Disco - released in 1979

 

 

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1979

- 1979 -

BONUS SONG

Macho Duck

 

from The Disneyland Record: Mickey Mouse Disco - released in 1979

 

 

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1979

- 1979 -

BONUS SONG

You Can Always Be Number One

 

from The Disneyland Record: You Can Always Be Number One - released in 1979

 

 

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1933

- 1979 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Theme from The Black Hole

 

from The Black Hole - premiered on December 20 , 1979

 

 

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1933

- 1980 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Vacuum Cleaner Hoses

 

from the Disneyland Record: Goin' Quackers -released in 1980

 

 

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1933

- 1980 -

BONUS SONG

Midnight Madness

 

from Midnight Madness -premiered on February 8, 1980

 

 

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1933

- 1980 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

I Found a New Friend

 

from Herbie Goes Bananas - premiered on June 25, 1981

 

 

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1980

- 1980 -

WINNER

Half of Me

 

from The Last Flight of Noah's Ark - premiered on July 9, 1980

 

 

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1933

- 1980 -

BONUS SONG

He Needs Me

 

from the Disney / Paramount production: Popeye - premiered on December 12, 1980

 

 

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1933

- 1981 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Roses and Rainbows

 

from The Devil and Max Devlin - premiered on March 6, 1981

 

 

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1933

- 1981 -

BONUS SONG

Any Fool Can See

 

from The Devil and Max Devlin - premiered on March 6, 1981

 

 

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1981

- 1981 -

WINNER

The Best of Friends

 

from The Fox and the Hound - premiered on July 10, 1981

 

 

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1981

- 1981 -

BONUS SONG

Goodbye May Seem Forever

 

from The Fox and the Hound - premiered on July 10, 1981

 

 

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1933

- 1981 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Condorman (Main Title)

 

from Condorman - premiered on August 7, 1981

 

 

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1933

- 1982 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Mousercise Medley

 

from the Disneyland Record: Mousercise - released in 1982

 

 

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1982

- 1982 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Theme from Tron

 

from Tron - premiered on July 9, 1982

 

 

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1982

- 1982 -

BONUS SONG

Veggie Veggie Fruit Fruit

 

from Kitchen Kabaret - premiered in Epcot Center on October 1, 1982

 

 

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1982

- 1982 -

BONUS SONG

Magic Journeys

 

from Magic Journeys - premiered in Epcot Center on October 1, 1982

 

 

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1982

- 1982 -

WINNER

Golden Dream

 

from The American Adventure- premiered on October 1, 1982

 

 

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1983

- 1983 -

WINNER

One Little Spark

 

from Journey Into Imagination - premiered in Epcot Center on March 3, 1983

 

 

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1983

- 1983 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

We Meet the World with Love

 

from Meet the World - premiered in Tokyo Disneyland on April 15, 1983

 

 

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1983

- 1983 -

BONUS SONG

Splashdance

 

from the Disneyland Record: Splashdance - released in 1983

 

 

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1983

- 1983 -

BONUS SONG

Mickey, She's Got a Crush on You

 

from the Disneyland Record: Splashdance - released in 1983

 

 

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1933

- 1983 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Oh What a Merry Christmas Day

 

from the cartoon short: Mickey's Christmas Carol - premiered on December 16, 1983

 

 

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1984

- 1984 -

BONUS SONG

DTV (Main Title)

 

from the Disney Channel series: DTV- premiered on May 5, 1984

 

 

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1984

- 1984 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Never Cry Wolf Suite

 

from Never Cry Wolf- premiered on January 20, 1984

 

 

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1984

- 1984 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Love Came For Me

 

from Splash - premiered on March 9, 1984

 

 

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1933

- 1984 -

WINNER

Happy, Happy Birthday to You

 

from Donald Duck's 50th birthday celebration - June 9, 1984

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1984

- 1984 -

BONUS SONG

Hungry as a Bear

 

from the Country Bear Christmas Special- premiered in Disneyland on December 19, 1984

 

 

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1985

- 1985 -

BONUS SONG

Dumbo's Circus / Gotta Fly

 

from the Disney Channel series: Dumbo's Circus - premiered on May 6, 1985

 

 

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1985

- 1985 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Return to Oz Rag March

 

from Return to Oz - premiered on June 21, 1985

 

 

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1985

- 1985 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Horned King Theme

 

from The Black Cauldron - premiered on July 24, 1985

 

 

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1985

- 1985 -

BONUS SONG

We're the Wuzzles

 

from The Wuzzles animated series - premiered on September 14, 1985

 

 

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1933

- 1985 -

WINNER

Gummi Bears Theme

 

from Adventures of the Gummi Bears animated series - premiered on September 14,1985

 

 

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1986

- 1986 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Great Gosh Almighty (It's a Matter of Time)

 

from Down and Out in Beverly Hills - premiered on January 31, 1986

 

 

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1986

- 1986 -

BONUS SONG

Tomorrow's Child

 

from Spaceship Earth - premiered in Epcot Center on May 28, 1986

 

 

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1986

- 1986 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

The World's Greatest Criminal Mind

 

from The Great Mouse Detective - premiered on July 2, 1986

 

 

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1986

- 1986 -

BONUS SONG

Goodbye So Soon

 

from The Great Mouse Detective - premiered on July 2, 1986

 

 

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1933

- 1986 -

WINNER

Another Part of Me

 

from Captain EO - premiered in Disneyland on September 12, 1986

 

 

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1933

- 1987 -

BONUS SONG

Gawrsh Golly Goofy

 

from the Disneyland Record: Mickey's Rock Around the Mouse - released in 1987

 

 

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1933

- 1987 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Mickey and Minnie on a Moonlit Night

 

from the Disneyland Record: Mickey's Rock Around the Mouse - released in 1987

 

 

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1987

- 1987 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Worthless

 

from The Brave Little Toaster - premiered on May 8, 1987

 

 

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1987

- 1987 -

BONUS SONG

Baby Sitting Blues

 

from Adventures in Baby Sitting - premiered on July 3, 1987

 

 

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1987

- 1987 -

WINNER

DuckTales Theme

 

from the DuckTales animated series - premiered on September 18, 1987

 

 

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1933

- 1988 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Why Don't You Do Right?

 

from Who Framed Roger Rabbit - premiered on June 21, 1988

 

 

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1988

- 1988 -

BONUS SONG

Once Upon a Time in New York City

 

from Oliver and Company - premiered on November 18, 1988

 

 

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1988

- 1988 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Why Should I Worry

 

from Oliver and Company - premiered on November 18, 1988

 

 

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1988

- 1988 -

BONUS SONG

Perfect Isn't Easy

 

from Oliver and Company - premiered on November 18, 1988

 

 

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1988

- 1988 -

WINNER

Wind Beneath My Wings

 

from Beaches - premiered on December 21, 1988

 

 

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1933

- 1989 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Chip 'n Dale:  Rescue Rangers Theme

 

from the Chip 'n Dale:  Rescue Rangers animated series  - premiered on March 4, 1989

 

 

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1933

- 1989 -

BONUS SONG

Sweet Little Angel Eyes

 

from Polly  - premiered on The Disney Sunday Movie on November 12, 1989

 

 

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1989

- 1989 -

WINNER

Under the Sea

 

from The Little Mermaid - premiered on November 14, 1989

 

 

 
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1989

- 1989 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Part of Your World

 

from The Little Mermaid - premiered on November 14, 1989

 

 

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1989

- 1989 -

BONUS SONG

Kiss the Girl

 

from The Little Mermaid - premiered on November 14, 1989

 

 

 
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                                                     Song of the Year Continual Play - 1970-1989
 

SOTD - CONPLAY


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It All Started with a Mouse

1928-1949

From Animation to Innovation

1950-1969

THRU THE YEARS LOGO 2019 - 880

Changing Times, Lasting Legacy

1970-1989

Mickey Meets the Millennium

1990-2009

DISCO MICKEY - 126

MODERN MICKEY - 124

And The Dream Continues

2010-2022

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