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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1980 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Shared with:
For the song "The Rainbow Connection".
Best Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Shared with:
1977 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
A Star Is Born (1976)
Shared with:
For the song "Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)"
Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score
Bugsy Malone (1976)
1975 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Scoring Original Song Score and/or Adaptation
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
Shared with:
1974 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Cinderella Liberty (1973)
Shared with:
For the song "Nice to Be Around".

Golden Globes, USA

1980 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Shared with:
For the song "Rainbow Connection".
1977 Won
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
A Star Is Born (1976)
Shared with:
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
A Star Is Born (1976)
Shared with:
For the song "Evergreen (Love Theme from A Star Is Born)".
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Bugsy Malone (1976)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Bugsy Malone (1976)
For the song "Bugsy Malone".
1975 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2009 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa (2008)
For the song "I Wish I Could Be Santa Claus".
1981 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement - Children's Programming
Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas (1977)
For the song "When The River Meets the Sea".

BAFTA Awards

1978 Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
A Star Is Born (1976)
Shared with:
1977 Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Bugsy Malone (1976)

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards

1988 Won
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Feature Film Standards
A Star Is Born (1976)
Shared with:
For the song "Evergreen".
1986 Won
ASCAP Award
Most Performed Theme

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1980 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Music
The Muppet Movie (1979)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Song
Paul Williams Still Alive (2011)
For the song "Still Alive"

Grammy Awards

2014 Won
Grammy
Album of the Year
Shared with:
For the album "Random Access Memories."
1993 Nominated
Grammy
Best Musical Album for Children
The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992)
Shared with:
1980 Won
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
The Muppet Movie (1979)
Shared with:
Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Shared with:
1978 Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
A Star Is Born (1976)
Shared with:
1971 Won
Grammy
Best Recording for Children
Sesame Street (1969)
Shared with:

Online Film & Television Association

2012 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Music, Adapted Song
The Muppets (2011)
Shared with:
For the song "The Rainbow Connection".

Satellite Awards

2012 Won
Auteur Award
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Original Song
Paul Williams Still Alive (2011)
-"Still Alive"

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