Step in Time (Song)

Last Updated on: February 20th, 2023

Step in Time disney song music“Step in Time” is a song from the 1964 Disney musical film “Mary Poppins“. The song is performed by Dick Van Dyke, who plays the character of Bert in the film.

In the song, Bert and a group of chimney sweeps perform a high-energy dance number on the rooftops of London. The lyrics and choreography of the song emphasize the joy and freedom of dancing, and the importance of taking a break from work to have some fun.

“Step in Time” was written by the Sherman Brothers, who composed the music for “Mary Poppins” and many other classic Disney films. The song’s catchy melody and energetic performance have made it one of the most memorable and beloved songs from the film, and it has become a popular part of Disney park shows and parades.

“Step in Time” is one of several classic songs from “Mary Poppins”, which remains a beloved classic of the Disney film library. The film won five Academy Awards, including Best Actress for Julie Andrews, and its songs and characters have become iconic parts of Disney history.

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  • Song Written By: Sherman Brothers
  • Song Performed By: Dick Van Dyke
  • Year Released: 1968

Related Movie(s):

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