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(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.

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Al Dubin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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.

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Al Kasha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Al Kasha Academy Award for Best Original Song Al Kasha is a Brooklyn–born composer, songwriter, arranger and businessman. He started songwriting and producing at a young age and was hired as a producer at Columbia Records aged 22. He worked ...more

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Alan Bergman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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.

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Alan Jay Lerner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Alan Menken is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Allie Wrubel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Allie Wrubel Academy Award for Best Original Song Elias Paul "Allie" Wrubel was an American composer and songwriter.

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Andrew Lloyd Webber is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Annie Lennox is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Barbra Streisand is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Burt Bacharach is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Carly Simon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Carole Bayer Sager is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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.

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Frayser Boy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Frayser Boy Academy Award for Best Original Song Frayser Boy is an American rapper. He was formerly signed to Hypnotize Minds, the label run by Three 6 Mafia founders DJ Paul and Juicy J. He had released 3 albums under the Hypnotize label: ...more

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Christopher Cross is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Con Conrad is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Con Conrad Academy Award for Best Original Song Con Conrad was an American songwriter and producer.

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David Shire is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Dimitri Tiomkin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Don Black is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Dorothy Fields is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Dorothy Fields Academy Award for Best Original Song, Tony Award for Best Musical Dorothy Fields was an American librettist and lyricist. She wrote over 400 songs for Broadway musicals and films. Along with Ann Ronell, Dana Suesse, Bernice Petkere, and Kay Swift, she was one ...more

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Elton John is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Eminem is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Fran Walsh is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Frank Loesser is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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

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Franke Previte is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
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.

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Frederic Loewe is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Frederic Loewe Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Tony Award for Best Original Score, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song Frederick Loewe, was an Austrian-American composer. He collaborated with lyricist Alan Jay Lerner on a series of Broadway musicals, including the long-running My Fair Lady and Camelot, both of ...more

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Giorgio Moroder is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Giorgio Moroder Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song Giovanni Giorgio Moroder is an Italian record producer, songwriter, performer and DJ. Moroder is frequently credited with pioneering synth disco and electronic dance music. When in Munich in the ...more

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Glen Hansard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Glen Hansard Academy Award for Best Original Song, BFCA Critics' Choice Award for Best Song Glen Hansard is an Irish songwriter, actor, vocalist and guitarist for Irish group The Frames, and one half of folk rock duo The Swell Season. He is also known for his acting, having appeared in ...more

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Hal David is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Hal David Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Academy Award for Best Original Song Harold Lane "Hal" David was an American lyricist. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York City. He was best known for his collaborations with composer Burt Bacharach and his association with

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Harold Arlen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Harold Arlen Academy Award for Best Original Song Harold Arlen was an American composer of popular music, having written over 500 songs, a number of which have become known worldwide. In addition to composing the songs for The Wizard of Oz, ...more

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Harry Owens is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Harry Owens Academy Award for Best Original Song Harry Owens was an American composer, bandleader and songwriter best known for his song "Sweet Leilani."

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Harry Warren is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Harry Warren Academy Award for Best Original Song Harry Warren was an American composer and lyricist. Warren was the first major American songwriter to write primarily for film. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Song eleven times ...more

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Henry Mancini is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Henry Mancini Academy Award for Best Original Musical, Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album, Academy Award for Best Original Song Enrico Nicola "Henry" Mancini was an American composer, conductor and arranger, who is best remembered for his film and television scores. Often cited as one of the greatest composers ...more

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Herb Magidson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Herb Magidson Academy Award for Best Original Song Herbert A. "Herb" Magidson was an American popular lyricist. His work was used in over 23 films and four Broadway reviews. He won the first Academy Award for Best Original Song in

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Hoagy Carmichael is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Hoagy Carmichael Academy Award for Best Original Song Howard Hoagland "Hoagy" Carmichael was an American composer, pianist, singer, actor, and bandleader. He is best known for composing the music for "Stardust", "Georgia on ...more

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Howard Ashman is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Howard Ashman ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards for Most Performed Songs From Motion Pictures, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song Howard Elliott Ashman was an American playwright and lyricist. Ashman first studied at Boston University and Goddard College and then went on to achieve his master's degree from Indiana ...more

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Howard Shore is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Howard Shore Canadian Screen Award for Achievement in Music - Original Song, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Canadian Screen Award for Achievement in Music - Original Score Howard Leslie Shore is a Canadian composer who is notable for his film scores. He has composed the scores for over 80 films, most notably the scores for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film ...more

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Irene Cara is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Irene Cara Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Grammy Award for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media Irene Cara is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She became famous for her role in the 1980 film Fame, earning her a Golden Globe nomination, and her recording of the song ...more

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Irving Berlin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Irving Berlin Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, Tony Award for Best Original Score, Special Tony Award Irving Berlin was a Russian-born Jewish-American composer and lyricist. Widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history, his music forms a great part of the Great American ...more

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Isaac Hayes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Isaac Hayes Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Rhythm and Blues Foundation Pioneer Award, Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance with Vocal Coloring Isaac Lee Hayes, Jr. was an American singer-songwriter, actor, and producer. Hayes was one of the creative forces behind the southern soul music label Stax Records, where he served both as an ...more

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Jack Nitzsche is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Jack Nitzsche BAFTA Best Original Song Written for a Film, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Original Song Bernard Alfred "Jack" Nitzsche was a musician, arranger, producer, songwriter, and film score composer. He first came to prominence in the late 1950s as the right-hand-man of producer ...more

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James Griffin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
James Griffin Academy Award for Best Original Song James Arthur Griffin was a singer, guitarist, and songwriter, best known for his work with the 1970s rock band Bread. He won an Academy Award for Best Song in 1970 as co-writer of "For All

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James Horner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
James Horner Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards for Most Performed Songs From Motion Pictures, Satellite Award for Best Original Score James Roy Horner is an American composer, conductor, and orchestrator of film music. He is noted for the integration of choral and electronic elements in many of his film scores, and for ...more

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Jimmy Van Heusen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Jimmy Van Heusen Academy Award for Best Original Song Jimmy Van Heusen, was an American composer. He wrote songs for films, television and theater, and won an Emmy and four Academy Awards for Best Original Song.

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Jay Livingston is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Jay Livingston Academy Award for Best Original Song Jay Livingston was an American composer and singer best known as half of a songwriting duo with Ray Evans that specialized in songs composed for films. Livingston wrote the music and Evans the

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Jeremy Irons is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Jeremy Irons Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor - Miniseries or Television Movie, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor, Special Achievement Award Jeremy John Irons is an English actor. After receiving classical training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, and has since appeared in many ...more

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Jerome Kern is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Jerome Kern Academy Award for Best Original Song Jerome David Kern was an American composer of musical theatre and popular music. One of the most important American theatre composers of the early 20th century, he wrote more than 700 songs, ...more

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Joel Hirschhorn is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Joel Hirschhorn Academy Award for Best Original Song Joel Hirschhorn was an American songwriter. He won the Academy Award for Best Song on two occasions. He also wrote songs for a number of musicians, including Elvis Presley and Roy Orbison. ...more

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John Barry is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
John Barry Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Musical Score, BAFTA Award for Best Film Music John Barry Prendergast, OBE was an English composer and conductor of film music. He composed the soundtracks for 11 of the James Bond films between 1963 and 1987, and also arranged and performed ...more

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Johnny Burke is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list All Academy Award for Best Song Winners
Johnny Burke Academy Award for Best Original Song Johnny Burke was a songwriter and the ex-husband of Pat Stanley.