Skip to
YouTube video

Loading player…

Large artwork

"Moon River" is a song composed by Johnny Mercer (lyrics) and Henry Mancini (music) in 1961, for whom it won that year's Academy Award for Best Original Song. It is most well-known for being sung in the movie Breakfast at Tiffany's by Audrey Hepburn, although it has been covered by many other artists.

It became the theme song for Andy Williams, who first recorded the song in 1961 and performed it at the Academy Awards ceremonies in 1962. He sang… read more

Similar Tracks

Lyrics

Moon river, wider than a mile
I'm crossing you in style some day
Oh dream maker, you heart breaker
Wherever you're going, I'm going your way

Henry Mancini - Moon River Lyrics

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.

  • One of the most beautiful songs in the World!
  • Featured on SaltyKnuckles ~ Classics №XXVI - http://classics.saltyknuckles.net/2014-19/
  • I gather every possible artists that sing this song from Frank Sinatra to scene from movie on my own website http://www.dancecase.com/Moon_River_Song_English_Waltz.html check thet :)
  • v easy listening is music genre
  • How anyone can tag "Moon River" as "easy listening"? It's so heartbreaking that I can barely listen to it, I can't handle this beauty. Amazing piece of music.
  • )
  • Awwww...reminds me of Breakfast at Tiffany's. Moooon riveeeer! Wiiiiider than a miiiile...I'm crossssing you instyle *to low* sooome daaay....
  • So lovely...
  • so many have done this .this is one of the best!!!
  • Oh my ! It's really beautiful

API Calls