Best of the Best: Top 10 Oscar Winning Songs

9. “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head,” Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

Raindrops keep fallin’ on my head was written and by Burt Bacharach and Hal David for the movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. It’s said that B.J. Thomas recorded the song after seven takes, as Bacharach didn’t like the first 6.



What are you doing the rest of your life from The Happy Ending, Jean from The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Come Saturday Morning from The Sterile Cuckoo and True Grit from True Grit were the other nominations.