2021-04-25 – 20:20 h

The Songwriters Hall of Fame has released a video entitled ‘A Conversation with 2021 Oscar® Nominated Songwriters for Best Original Song’. A lively discussion with this year’s nominees about how they got here, their writing process, the challenges and differences of writing for a film versus a song for a recording artist…and so much more!


With Nile Rodgers (SHOF Chairman) and & Paul Williams (Best Original Song Academy Award Winner) as hosts, the show, produced by Ray Costa for the Songwriters Hall of Fame, had the participation of:

  • Dernst “D’Mile” Emile II & Tiara Thomas – FIGHT FOR YOU from Judas and the Black Messiah
  • Daniel Pemberton – HEAR MY VOICE from The Trial of the Chicago 7
  • Savan Kotecha & Fat Max Gsus – HUSAVIK from Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
  • Diane Warren & Laura Pausini – IO SÌ (SEEN) from The Life Ahead (La Vita Davanti a Se)
  • Leslie Odom, Jr. & Sam Ashworth – SPEAK NOW from One Night in Miami


More information: https://www.songhall.org/news/view/a_conversation_with_2021_oscar_nominated_songwriters

More information: https://variety.com/2021/music/awards/oscars-original-song-contenders-panel-1234949982/


Video (1h 00m 38s):