(100 Items) Complete list of Academy Award for Best Song winners since its inception. Photos are included for almost every Academy Award for Best Song winner. Winners of the Academy Award for Best Song in every year are listed here alphabetically, but you can sort this Academy Award for Best Song list by any column. Joseph Brooks and Cedric Coleman are included in this list.(100 Items)You're able to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use regularly.Ranker may collect a commission from links on this page. Prices & inventory are accurate as of publish date.
Al Dubin Academy Award for Best Original Song
Alexander "Al" Dubin was an American lyricist. He is best known for his collaborations with the composer Harry Warren.
Alan Bergman Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Composition For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special (Original Dramatic Score), Academy Award for Best Original Musical
Alan Bergman is an American lyricist and songwriter.
Alan Jay Lerner Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Academy Award for Story and Screenplay, Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay
Alan Jay Lerner was an American lyricist and librettist. In collaboration with Frederick Loewe, and later Burton Lane, he created some of the world's most popular and enduring works of musical ...more
Alan Menken Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards for Most Performed Songs From Motion Pictures, Academy Award for Best Original Musical or Comedy Score
Alan Irwin Menken is an American musical theatre and film composer and pianist. Menken is best known for his scores for films produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios. His scores for The Little ...more
Allie Wrubel Academy Award for Best Original Song
Elias Paul "Allie" Wrubel was an American composer and songwriter.
Andrew Lloyd Webber Society of London Theatre Special Award, Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition, Tony Award for Best Original Score
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre. Several of his musicals have run for more than a decade both in the West End and on Broadway. He ...more
Annie Lennox Grammy Award for Best Music Film, Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video
Annie Lennox, OBE, born Ann Lennox, is a Scottish singer, songwriter, political activist and philanthropist. After achieving moderate success in the late 1970s as part of the new wave band The ...more
Barbra Streisand Golden Globe Award for Best Film - Musical or Comedy, Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award, Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Barbra Joan Streisand is an American singer, songwrighter, actress, director, writer, composer, producer, designer, author, photographer, and activist. During a career spanning six decades, she ...more
Bob Dylan Grammy Award for Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance, Pulitzer Prize Special Citations and Awards, Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
Bob Dylan is an American singer-songwriter, artist, and writer. He has been influential in popular music and culture for more than five decades. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the ...more
Burt Bacharach Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Academy Award for Best Music, Original Score for a Motion Picture (not a Musical)
Burt Freeman Bacharach is an American singer, songwriter, composer, record producer and pianist. A six-time Grammy Award winner and three-time Academy Award winner, he is known for his popular ...more
Carly Simon Grammy Award for Best New Artist, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song
Carly Elisabeth Simon is an American singer-songwriter, musician and children's author. She first rose to fame in the 1970s with a string of hit records; her 13 Top 40 U.S. hits include ...more
Carole Bayer Sager Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Satellite Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song
Carole Bayer Sager is an American lyricist, singer, songwriter and painter.
Christopher Cross Grammy Award for Best New Artist, Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song
Christopher Cross is an American singer-songwriter from San Antonio, Texas. His debut album earned him five Grammy Awards. He is perhaps best known for his US Top Ten hit songs, "Ride Like ...more
Con Conrad Academy Award for Best Original Song
Con Conrad was an American songwriter and producer.
David Shire Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song
David Lee Shire is an American songwriter and composer of stage musicals, film and television scores. The soundtrack to the 1974 movie The Taking of Pelham One Two Three, the soundtrack for ...more
Dimitri Tiomkin Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Golden Globe Special Achievement Award, Academy Awards for Best Music
Dimitri Zinovievich Tiomkin was a Ukrainian-born Hollywood film score composer and conductor. Musically trained in Russia, he is best known for his western scores, including Duel in the Sun, ...more
Don Black Tony Award for Best Original Score, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song
Don Black, OBE is an English lyricist. His works have included numerous musicals, movie themes and hit songs. He has provided lyrics for John Barry, Charles Strouse, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Quincy ...more
Elton John Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal, People's Choice Award for Favorite All Time Musical Performer
Sir Elton Hercules John CBE is an English singer, songwriter, composer, pianist, record producer, and occasional actor. He has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin as his songwriter partner since ...more
Eminem Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group, Billboard Artist of the Decade, MTV Europe Music Awards Best Male
Marshall Bruce Mathers III, better known by his stage name Eminem, is an American rapper, record producer, songwriter, and actor. In addition to his solo career, he is a member of the group D12, ...more
Fran Walsh Nebula Award for Best Script, PGA Producer of the Year Award for Motion Picture Producer of the Year, Academy Award for Writing Adapted Screenplay
Frances Rosemary "Fran" Walsh MNZM, is a New Zealand screenwriter, film producer and lyricist. She is the life partner of filmmaker Peter Jackson. They have two children: Billy and ...more
Frank Loesser Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Academy Award for Best Original Song
Frank Henry Loesser was an American songwriter who wrote the lyrics and music to the Broadway hits Guys and Dolls and How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, among others. He won ...more
Franke Previte Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song
Franke Jon Previte is a composer who grew up in New Brunswick, New Jersey.