What was the first Disney song to win a Grammy?

25 years ago, at the 36th GRAMMY Awards, Menken’s unforgettable ballad “A Whole New World” became the first (and is still the only) Disney song to ever win a GRAMMY for Best Original Song. “You can’t calculate every element of what makes a song timeless,” Menken tells the Recording Academy from his studio.

What Disney song has won a Grammy?

Grammy Awards

Year Category Song or other
1993 Record of the Year “Beauty and the Beast”
Song of the Year
1994 Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television Aladdin
Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or for Television A Whole New World”

How many Grammys does Disney have?

As of 2020, Disney has won a total of 127 Academy Awards, but the impressive number is that of these, 32 were won by Walt Disney personally.

Who wrote whole new world?

Which Disney films have won Oscars?

Awards won

Year Film Award(s)
2007 Ratatouille Best Animated Feature
2008 WALL-E Best Animated Feature
2009 Up Best Animated Feature Best Original Score
2010 Alice in Wonderland Best Art Direction Best Costume Design

How many Disney songs have won best original song?

All 14 Oscar-Winning Disney Songs, From ‘When You Wish Upon a Star’ to ‘Let It Go’ (Photos)

  • Disney movies have produced some classic songs over the years — and just over a dozen have won the Academy Award for Best Original Song.
  • “When You Wish Upon a Star” — “Pinocchio” (1940)
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When was the first Disney song made?

Most of the music history started in 1937 when his first full length animated movie came out. This movie was Snow White and the seven dwarfs and is one of the most known Disney movies.

Which is Song of the Year?

“Song” in this context means the song as composed, not its recording.

Grammy Award for Song of the Year
Presented by National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences
First awarded 1959
Currently held by Dernst Emile II, H.E.R. & Tiara Thomas – “I Can’t Breathe” (2021)
Website grammy.com