SONG OF THE YEAR BANNER

 

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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.

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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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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

 

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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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 -

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 -

BONUS SONG

Following the Leader

 

from Peter Pan - premiered on February 5, 1953

 

 

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1933

- 1953 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Toot Whistle Plunk Boom

 

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

 

 

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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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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 -

BONUS SONG

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 -

BONUS SONG

I'm No Fool

 

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

 

 

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1933

- 1956 -

BONUS SONG

Humphrey Hop

 

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

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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1950

- 1958 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

Paul Bunyan

 

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

 

 

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1933

- 1958 -

FIRST 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 -

WINNER

From All of Us to All of You

 

from the Walt Disney Presents television series - premiered on December 19, 1950

 

 

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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

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

- 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 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

Let's Get Together

 

from The Parent Trap - premiered on June 12, 1961

 

 

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1933

- 1961 -

BONUS SONG

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

- 1962 -

WINNER

Mr. Piano Man

 

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

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 -

FIRST RUNNER UP

The Ugly Bug Ball

 

from Summer Magic - premiered on July 7, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

On the Front Porch

 

from Summer Magic - premiered on July 7, 1963

 

 

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1933

- 1963 -

BONUS SONG

Higitus Figitus

 

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

 

 

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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 -

BONUS SONG

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 -

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 -

BONUS SONG

Chim-Chim-Cheree

 

from Mary Poppins - premiered on August 27, 1964

 

 

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1933

- 1965 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

That Anniversary Song

 

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

FIRST RUNNER UP

Rumbly in My Tumbly

 

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

- 1967 -

BONUS SONG

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 -

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

- 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 -

BONUS SONG

'Bout Time

 

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

- 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 -

SECOND RUNNER UP

The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes

 

from The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes - premiered on November 28, 1968

 

 

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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

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MODERN MICKEY - 124

And The Dream Continues

2010-2022

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