Information About Zippity Doo Dah
The song "Zippity Doo Dah" or "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" is a song from the 1946 Disney animated and live action movie" Song of the South"and sung by James Baskett playing the character of Uncle Remus.
Published in 1946 the lyrics were written by Ray Gilbert while Allie Wrubel wrote the music.
"Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" won the Best Original Song Academy Award.
This song was used as the opening theme medley for a TV program called the "Wonderful World of Disney".
The words "Mr. Bluebird on my shoulder" taken from the song, is a reference to the "Bluebird of Happiness", and is used as a symbol of cheer.
This song was authored by Disney, Walt Disney Records, and the Walt Disney Music Company and is protected by copyright.
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