When jazz musician Jon Batiste teamed up with Nine Inch Nail’s Trent Reznor to create the music for Disney’s ‘Soul’, he says 13 year old Jon probably wouldn’t have been surprised to hear he would one day be working with a rock legend.
H.E.R., Dernst Emile II and Tiara Thomas are Oscar winners. The Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2021 has gone to the movie ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ for the song ‘Fight For You’.April 26, 2021
The music for the Disney hit ‘Soul’ has earned Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross an Academy Award.April 26, 2021
Radiohead lead guitarist and keyboard player Jonny Greenwood has been nominated for an Academy Award for his work on ‘Phantom Thread’.January 24, 2018
La La Land music composer Justin Hurwitz has won two Academy Awards for his music from La La Land.February 27, 2017
While it is doubtful that they can beat the juggernaut that is La La Land, both Sting and Justin Timberlake have been nominated in the Best Song category at the Academy Awards.January 24, 2017
Sam Smith "hated every moment" of his Academy Awards performance because he was so nervous.March 1, 2016
Dave Grohl decided to perform at the Academy Awards so his daughter wouldn't think he's a "big wimp".March 1, 2016