Music Contenders For The Oscars

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The Oscars are this Sunday and if you’re not in it for the films, tune in to see Tegan and Sara perform “Everything Is Awesome” from The LEGO Movie. If you’re not into the Academy Awards, make it more interesting by downloading the ballot and placing friendly bets with your friends or play the Oscars drinking game.

Who do you think will take home the awards for Original Song and Original Score? Let us know in the comments!

The nominees for Original Song are:

“Everything Is Awesome” from The LEGO Movie. Music and lyric by Shawn Peterson.

“Glory” from Selma . Music and lyric by John Stephens (John Legend) and Lonnie Lynn (Common).

“Grateful” from Beyond The Lights . Music and lyric by Diane Warren.

“I’m not gonna miss you” from Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me . Music and lyric by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond.

“Lost Stars” from Begin Again . Music and lyric by Gregg Alexander(New Radicals) and Danielle Brisbois.


The nominees for Original Score are:

Alexandre Desplat for The Grand Budapest Hotel

Alexandre Desplat for The Imitation Game

Hans Zimmer for Interstellar

Gary Yershon for Mr. Turner

Johann Johannsson for The Theory of Everything