Music Highlights from 96th Academy Awards

Posted: March 11, 2024 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music Events

The 96th Academy Awards ceremony was held last night. All five nominees in the Original Song category were performed live. Check out the performances of the Oscar-winning What Was I Made For from Barbie by Billie Eilish & Finneas O’Connell, as well as the Oscar-nominated I’m Just Ken from Barbie by Ryan Gosling, The Fire Inside from Flamin’ Hot by Becky G, It Never Went Away from American Symphony by Jon Batiste and Wahzhazhe (A Song For My People) from Killers of the Flower Moon by Scott George and the Osage Singers after the jump. The ceremony also featured a performance of Time to Say Goodbye produced and arranged by Hans Zimmer and performed by Andrea & Matteo Bocelli (also just released as a digital single) for the show’s In Memoriam segment, which included late composers Ryuichi Sakamoto, Robbie Roberson & Bill Lee.