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Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked  

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List Rules Lists includes animated and live action Disney musical movies. Vote for each soundtrack as a whole, considering all songs.

One of the many reasons that movie fans love Disney films is their catchy and creative soundtracks. The top Disney movie soundtracks have been written by Grammy-award winning musicians and sung by legendary performers. This is a list of the greatest Disney musical soundtracks, including everything from Beauty and the Beast to Mary Poppins to The Jungle Book. If you're looking Disney songs lists, check out the best Disney love songs or the best songs by Disney villains

What films will you find on this best Disney movie soundtracks list? The Lion King has to be near the top. Elton John and Tim Rice won an Academy Award for their composition “Can You Feel the Love Tonight.” Composer Hans Zimmer also won an Oscar for his work on the film in regards to the score. Moana is another great Disney movie with an amazing soundtrack, with original songs composed by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda.

The score of Fantasia consisted of music written by the likes of Bach, Tchaikovsky, and Beethoven. Other good films featured on this top Disney movie soundtracks list include Aladdin, Cinderella and Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.

Which Disney movie has your favorite soundtrack? Give the best films a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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Dumbo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
1941

1. Main Title
2. Look Out for Mister Stork
3. Loading the Train / Casey Junior / Stork on a Cloud / Straight From Heaven / Mother and Baby / Arrival at Night
4. Song of the Roustabouts
5. Circus Parade
6. Bathtime / Hide and Seek
7. Ain't That the Funniest Thing / Berserk / Dumbo Shunned / A Mouse! / Dumbo and Timothy / Dumbo the Great
8. The Pyramid of Pachyderms
9. No Longer an Elephant / Dumbo's Sadness / A Visit in the Night / Baby Mine
10. Clown Song
11. Hiccups / Firewater / Bubbles / Did You See That? / Pink Elephants on Parade
12. Up a Tree / The Fall / Timothy's Theory
13. When I See an Elephant Fly
14. You Oughta Be Ashamed
15. The Flight Test / When I See an Elephant Fly (reprise)
16. Save My Child / The Threshold of Success
17. Dumbo's Triumph / Making History / Finale (When I See an Elephant Fly)
18. Spread Your Wings (demo)

 

Dumbo is an American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions and premiered on October 23, 1941, by RKO Radio Pictures. Sound was recorded conventionally using the RCA System. One voice ...more
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Bambi is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
1942

1. Main Title (Love Is a Song) (feat. Donald Novis)
2. Sleepy Morning In The Woods/Everybody Awake/The Young Prince/Learning To Walk
3.Exploring / Through the Woods / Say Bird / Flower
4. Little April Shower
5. The Meadow / Bambi Sees Faline / Bambi Gets Annoyed
6. Gallop of the Stags / The Great Prince of the Forest / Man
7. Autumn / The First Snow / Fun on the Ice
8. The End of Winter / New Spring Grass / Tragedy in the Meadow
9. Wintery Winds
10. Let's Sing a Gay Little Spring Song
11. It Could Even Happen to Flower
12. Bambi Gets Twitterpated / Stag Fight
13. Lookin For Romance (I Bring You A Song)
14. Man Returns
15. Fire / Reunion / Finale
16. Rain Drops (demo recording)
 

Bambi is a 1942 American animated drama film directed by David Hand, produced by Walt Disney and based on the book Bambi, A Life in the Woods by Austrian author Felix Salten. The film was ...more
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Cars is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
Fanimation03 added 2006

1. Real Gone
2. Route 66
3. Life Is a Highway
4. Behind the Clouds
5. Our Town
6. Sh-Boom
7. Route 66
8. Find Yourself
9. Opening Race
10. McQueen's Lost
11. My Heart Would Know
12. Bessie
13. Dirt Is Different
14. New Road
15. Tractor Tipping
16. McQueen & Sally
17. Goodbye
18. Pre-Race Pageantry
19. The Piston Cup
20. The Big Race

Cars is a 2006 American computer-animated comedy-adventure sports film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed and co-written by John Lasseter, it is ...more
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The Muppet Movie is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
1979

1. Rainbow Connection
2. Movin' Right Along
3. Never Before, Never Again
4. Never Before, Never Again
5. I Hope That Somethin' Better Comes Along
6. Can You Picture That?
7. I Hope That Somethin' Better Comes Along
8. I'm Going to Go Back There Someday
9. America
10. Animal...Come Back Animal
11. Finale: The Magic Store

The Muppet Movie is a 1979 American-British musical road comedy film and the first of a series of live-action feature films starring Jim Henson's Muppets. Directed by James Frawley, the film's ...more
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Chicken Little is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
236347 added 2005

1.     "Stir It Up"
2.    "One Little Slip"
3.    "Shake a Tail Feather"
4.    "All I Know"
5.    "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"
6.    "It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)"
7.    "We Are the Champions"
8.    "Wannabe
9.    "Don't Go Breaking My Heart"
 

Chicken Little is a 2005 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and loosely based on the fable of the same name. As the 46th animated feature in the ...more
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Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
2010

1. Alice’s Theme
2. Little Alice
3. Proposal (Down the Hole)
4. Doors
5. Drink Me
6. Into the Garden
7. Alice Reprise #1
8. Bandersnatched
9. Finding Absolem
10. Alice Reprise #2
11. The Cheshire Cat
12. Alice and Bayard’s Journey
13. Alice Reprise #3
14. Alice Escapes
15. The White Queen
16. Only a Dream
17. The Dungeon
18. Alice Decides
19. Alice Reprise IV
20. Going to Battle
21. The Final Confrontation
22. Blood of the Jabberwocky
23. Alice Returns
24. Alice Reprise #5

Alice in Wonderland is a 2010 British-American live action and computer animated adventure fantasy film directed by Tim Burton and written by Linda Woolverton. Released by Walt Disney Pictures, ...more
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Dinosaur is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
Tommy Cochran added 2000

1. Inner Sanctum/The Nesting Grounds
2. The Egg Travels
3. Aladar & Neera
4. The Courtship
5. The End Of Our Island
6. They're All Gone
7. Raptors/Stand Together
8. Across The Desert
9. Finding Water
10. The Cave
11. The Carnotaur Attack
12. Neera Rescues The Orphans
13. Breakout
14. It Comes With A Pool
15. Kron & Aladar Fight 
16. Epilogue

Dinosaur is a 2000 American live-action/computer-animated science fiction adventure film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation with The Secret Lab, and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It ...more
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Geppetto is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Disney Movies with the Best Soundtracks, Ranked
dan the critic added 2000

1. Once Upon a Time
2. Toys
3. Empty Heart
4. Geppetto And Son
5. Just Because It’s Magic
6. I've Got No Strings
7. Bravo, Stromboli!
8. Toys
9. Satisfaction Guaranteed
10. Just Because It's Magic
11. Pleasure Island
12. And Son
13. Since I Gave My Heart Away
14. Since I Gave My Heart Away

Geppetto is a 2000 made-for-television musical remake of the popular children’s book The Adventures of Pinocchio and the original Disney film starring Drew Carey and Julia Louis-Dreyfus. It ...more