94th Academy Awards Nominations Announced

Posted: February 8, 2022 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music News

oscars9 This morning, the nominations for the 94th Academy Awards were announced. Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of the last year will be presented on Oscar Sunday, March 27, 2022 at the Dolby Theatre at the Hollywood & Highland Center and will be televised live in the U.S. on the ABC Television Network at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT and in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. Here are the music-related nominations:

Original Score

Don’t Look Up – Nicholas Britell
Dune – Hans Zimmer
Encanto – Germaine Franco
Parallel Mothers – Alberto Iglesias
The Power of the Dog – Jonny Greenwood

Original Song

Be Alive (from King Richard) – Music & Lyric by DiXSON & Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Performed by Beyoncé
Dos Oruguitas (from Encanto) – Music & Lyric by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Performed by Sebastián Yatra
Down to Joy (from Belfast) – Music & Lyric by Van Morrison
No Time to Die (from No Time to Die) – – Music & Lyric by Billie Eilish & Finneas O’Donnell, Performed by Billie Eilish
Somehow You Do (from Four Good Days) – Music & Lyric by Diane Warren. Performed by Reba McEntire

Among the score composers, Hans Zimmer (previous winner for The Lion King) received his twelfth nomination. Alberto Iglesias earned his fourth nomination, Nicholas Britell was honored with his third nomination and Jonny Greenwood was nominated for the second time. Germaine Franco is the only first time nominees.

  1. Princess Leia says:

    Once again, only crappy scores nominated. Ugh…

    • Prince charming says:

      What are you talking about? Non of these are crappy scores.