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Which scores have won best soundtrack at the Oscars? All the winning scores from the last 50 years
1974: The late, great Marvin Hamlisch cemented his legendary film composing status with this fantastic score that won an Oscar against stiff competition from John Williams (by this point becoming an Oscars regular). Hamlisch also bagged the Oscar for Original Song Score and Adaptation, thanks to his work on The Sting in the same year.