Grammys Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List

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List of Grammy Award for Song of the Year winners from every year the award has been given out. All Grammy Award for Song of the Year winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year award are listed along with photos for every Grammy Award for Song of the Year winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Grammy Award for Song of the Year award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Grammy Award for Song of the Year winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Grammy Award for Song of the Year winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Grammy Award for Song of the Year winners of all time. Anybody who won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Grammy Award for Song of the Year-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Grammy Award for Song of the Year, so most of the famous Grammy Award for Song of the Year winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Grammy Award for Song of the Year?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may want to copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it with your Twitter followers, Facebook friends or with any other social networks you use regularly. List is made up of items like Bruce Springsteen and John Lennon. (97 items)

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Adele is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Adele Laurie Blue Adkins, MBE is a British singer and songwriter. Adele was given a recording contract by XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace in 2006. In 2007, she received ...more

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Alan Bergman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Alan Bergman is an American lyricist and songwriter.

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Alan Menken is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
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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Alicia Keys is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Alicia Augello Cook, known by the pseudonym Alicia Keys, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. Keys released her debut album with J Records, having had previous record ...more

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Amy Winehouse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Amy Jade Winehouse was an English singer and songwriter known for her deep vocals and her eclectic mix of musical genres, including soul, rhythm and blues, jazz and reggae. Winehouse's 2003 ...more

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Andrew Dost is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Andrew Paul Dost is an American musician, multi-instrumentalist, and current member of the indie rock band Fun., in which he plays several instruments, mainly the keyboard. He was formerly a ...more

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Anthony Newley is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Anthony George Newley was an English actor, singer and songwriter. Newley achieved success as a performer in such diverse fields as rock and roll and stage and screen acting. As a recording ...more

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Barbra Streisand is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
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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Barry Mann is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Barry Mann is an American songwriter, and part of a successful songwriting partnership with his wife, Cynthia Weil. The couple married in August 1961. They have one daughter, Dr. Jenn Berman. He ...more

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and ...more

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Billy Joel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
William Martin "Billy" Joel is an American pianist, singer-songwriter, and composer. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, Joel has become the sixth ...more

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Bobby McFerrin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Robert Keith "Bobby" McFerrin, Jr. is an American vocalist and conductor. He is best known for his 1988 hit song "Don't Worry, Be Happy". He is a ten-time Grammy Award ...more

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Bobby Russell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Bobby Russell was an American singer and songwriter. Between 1966 and 1973, he charted five singles on the Hot Country Songs charts, including the crossover pop hit "Saturday Morning ...more

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Bruce Johnston is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Bruce Arthur Johnston is an American singer, songwriter, and record producer best known as a member of the Beach Boys. He joined the band for live performances in 1965, but then became a ...more

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Bruce Springsteen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and humanitarian. He is best known for his work with his E Street Band. Nicknamed "The Boss", Springsteen ...more

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Burt Bacharach is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
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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Carole Bayer Sager is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Carole Bayer Sager is an American lyricist, singer, songwriter and painter.

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Carole King is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Carole King is a Grammy Award-winning New York born composer and singer-songwriter. Her career began in the 1960s when King, along with her then husband Gerry Goffin, wrote more than two dozen ...more

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Charles Fox is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Charles Ira Fox is an American composer for film and television. His most heard compositions are probably the "love themes", and the dramatic theme music to ABC's Wide World of Sports ...more

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Charles Kelley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Charles Burgess Kelley is an American country music singer-songwriter and founding member of Lady Antebellum, a country rock trio formed in 2006 and signed to Capitol Nashville.

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Chris Martin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Christopher Anthony John "Chris" Martin is an English singer-songwriter, the lead vocalist, and co-founder of the band Coldplay.

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Christopher Cross is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
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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Cynthia Weil is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Cynthia Weil is a prominent American songwriter. She is famous for having written many songs together with her husband Barry Mann.

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Dan Wilson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Dan Wilson is a Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, musician, producer, and visual artist. He is known as the leader of the band Semisonic, for which he wrote the Grammy-nominated ...more

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Dave Haywood is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
David Wesley "Dave" Haywood is an American country musician and songwriter. He is one-third of the band Lady Antebellum, in which he plays guitar, piano and mandolin, and sings backing ...more

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Domenico Modugno is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Domenico Modugno was an Italian singer, songwriter, actor, and later in life, a member of the Italian Parliament. He is known for his 1958 international hit song "Nel Blu Dipinto Di ...more

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Donna Weiss is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Donna Weiss Donna Weiss is a songwriter.

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Emily Robison is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Emily Robison is an American songwriter, singer, multi-instrumentalist, and a founding member of the female country band the Dixie Chicks. Robison plays banjo, dobro, guitar, bass, mandolin, ...more

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Eric Clapton is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE, is an English musician, singer-songwriter and guitarist. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as ...more

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Ernest Gold is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Ernest Gold was an Austria-born American composer.

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Ewan MacColl is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
James Henry Miller, better known by his stage name Ewan MacColl, was an England born, Scottish folk singer, songwriter, communist, labour activist, actor, poet, playwright, and record producer. ...more

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Gordon Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Gordon Kennedy is a Grammy Award-winning songwriter, musician, and producer based in Nashville, Tennessee. Kennedy’s name became nationally recognized when he won Song of the Year at the 1997 ...more

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Graham Lyle is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Graham Lyle

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Guy Berryman is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Guy Rupert Berryman is a Scottish musician, multi-instrumentalist and producer, best known as the bassist for the groups Coldplay and Apparatjik. Berryman is left-handed but plays the bass ...more

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Henry Mancini is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
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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Hillary Scott is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Hillary Dawn Scott-Tyrrell, known professionally as Hillary Scott, is an American country music singer-songwriter. She is the co-lead singer of Lady Antebellum, a country group that was formed ...more

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Irving Gordon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Irving Gordon Irving Gordon was an American songwriter.

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Itaal Shur is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Itaal Shur is an American composer, producer and musician. He has written songs for a number of musicians, including Maxwell, Jewel and Enrique Iglesias, and has produced records for various ...more

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Jack Antonoff is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Jack Michael Antonoff is an American musician and songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer and songwriter of Bleachers, and lead guitarist of the indie rock band Fun. He was previously ...more

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Jackie DeShannon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Jackie DeShannon is an American singer-songwriter with a string of hit song credits from the 1960s onwards. She was one of the first female singer-songwriters of the rock 'n' roll period. ...more

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James Horner is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
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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Jeff Bhasker is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Jeff Bhasker is an American record producer, songwriter, keyboardist, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist. He collaborated with rapper/producer Kanye West on the albums 808s & Heartbreak, My ...more

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Jeffrey Silbar is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Jeffrey Silbar Jeffrey Silbar is a Grammy award-winning songwriter.

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Jerry Herman is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Jerry Herman is an American composer and lyricist, known for his work in Broadway musical theater. He composed the scores for the hit Broadway musicals Hello, Dolly!, Mame, and La Cage aux ...more

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Jesse Harris is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Jesse Harris is a Grammy Award winning American singer-songwriter. He has collaborated with several musical artists including Norah Jones, Melody Gardot, Madeleine Peyroux, Nikki Yanofsky, and ...more

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Jimmie Driftwood is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
James Corbitt Morris, known professionally as Jimmy Driftwood or Jimmie Driftwood, was a prolific American folk music songwriter and musician, most famous for his songs "The Battle of New ...more

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Jimmy Webb is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
James Layne "Jimmy" Webb is an American songwriter, composer, and singer. He has written numerous platinum-selling songs, including "Up, Up and Away", "By the Time I Get ...more

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Joe South is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
Joe South was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. Best known for his songwriting, South won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year in 1970 for "Games People Play" and was again ...more

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John Lennon is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
John Winston Ono Lennon MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the band the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of ...more

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John Leventhal is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Grammy Award for Song of the Year Winners List
John Leventhal is a Grammy Award-winning musician, producer, songwriter, and recording engineer who has produced albums for Michelle Branch, Rosanne Cash, Marc Cohn, Shawn Colvin, Rodney ...more