Streets of Gold (Song)

Last Updated on: February 20th, 2023

Streets of Gold disney song music“Streets of Gold” is a song from the 1988 Disney animated film “Oliver & Company“. The song is performed by the film’s main character, a stray cat named Oliver, voiced by Joey Lawrence.

In the song, Oliver reflects on his new life as a member of a gang of streetwise dogs, the “Junkyard Dogs”, and his growing sense of belonging among them. The lyrics express Oliver’s excitement and optimism about his new life on the streets of New York City, as he runs and plays alongside his new friends.

“Streets of Gold” was well-received by audiences and helped to establish “Oliver & Company” as a successful and beloved film for Disney. The song’s upbeat melody and joyful lyrics set it apart from the film’s other, more emotional songs, and it has become a fan favorite among Disney fans.

“Streets of Gold” is one of several memorable songs from “Oliver & Company”, which was praised for its catchy music and energetic animation. The film remains a beloved part of the Disney animated film canon and is fondly remembered for its colorful characters and playful storytelling.

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  • Song Written By: Dean Pitchford and Tom Snow
  • Song Performed By: Ruth Pointer
  • Year Released: 1988

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