Best Original Song Oscars 1960 to 1969
1960 “Never On Sunday” from the film “Never on Sunday.” Music and lyrics by Manos Hadjidakis
1962 “Days of Wine and Roses” from the film “Days of Wine and Roses.” Music by Henry Mancini. Lyrics by Johnny Mercer.
1965 “The Shadow of Your Smile” from the film “The Sandpiper.” Music by Johnny Mandel. Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster.
1966 “Born Free” from the film “Born Free.” Music By John Berry. Lyrics by Don Black.
1967 “Talk to the Animals” from the film “Doctor Dolittle.” Music and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse.
1968 “The Windmills of Your Mind” from the film “The Thomas Crown Affair.” Music By Michel Legrande. Lyrics by Allen Bergman & Marilyn Bergman.
1969 “Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head” from the film “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.” Music by Burt Bacharach. Lyrics by Hal David.
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- Johnny Mercer Day on the Jonathan Channel (bloggingtonybennett.com)
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- Johnny Mercer (the78rpmrecordspins.wordpress.com)