The Golden Age: ASCAP Members Get 90% of Golden Globe Music Noms

December 12, 2016

Pictured (clockwise from top left): Best Original Score nominees Nicholas Britell, Hans Zimmer, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Benjamin Wallfisch, Hauschka 

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced nominations for the 74th annual Golden Globes on December 12th, and nine out of the 10 works picked for the two music categories were created by ASCAP’s international family of film music creators.

Among the 16 ASCAP nominees are Nicholas Britell, a graduate of the ASCAP/Columbia University Film Scoring Workshop, for his score to Moonlight. We are so proud to be a part of his story!

Congratulations to all of our nominated composers and songwriters:

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE - MOTION PICTURE

Nicholas Britell

Moonlight

 

Hauschka

Lion

[read our interview with Hauschka about the score]

 

Jóhann Jóhannsson

Arrival

[read our interview with Jóhannsson about his work with Denis Villeneuve]

 

Ben Wallfisch (PRS)

Hans Zimmer

Hidden Figures

 

BEST ORIGINAL SONG - MOTION PICTURE

 

Max Martin

Shellback

Justin Timberlake

“Can’t Stop the Feeling,” from Trolls

 

Benj Pasek

Justin Paul

“City of Stars,” from La La Land

 

Francis Farewell Starlite

Stevie Wonder

“Faith,” from Sing

 

Stephen Gaghan

Danger Mouse

Daniel Pemberton (PRS)

“Gold,” from Gold

 

Lin-Manuel Miranda

“How Far I’ll Go,” from Moana

 
See the full list of 2017 Golden Globe nominees at www.goldenglobes.com/winners-nominees.