Oscars 91st edition – Shortlists

Yesterday, Monday, December 17th, the shortlists for the 91st edition of the Oscars were announced.



Here you have the entries of the musical categories, each with 15 names in total, which will result in the final 5 nominees:

Music – Original Score

  • Alan Silvestri – Avengers: Infinity War
  • Alan Silvestri – Ready Player One
  • Alexandre Desplat – Isle of Dogs
  • Brian Tyler – Crazy Rich Asians
  • Carter Burwell – The Ballad of Buster Scruggs
  • Christopher Willis – The Death of Stalin
  • Geoff Barrow & Ben Salisbury – Annihilation
  • James Newton Howard – Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
  • Justin Hurwitz – First Man
  • Ludwig Goransson – Black Panther
  • Marc Shaiman – Mary Poppins Returns
  • Marco Beltrami – A Quiet Place
  • Nicholas Britell – If Beale Street Could Talk
  • Nicholas Britell – Vice
  • Terence Blanchard – BlacKkKlansman


Music – Original Song

  • When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs For WingsThe Ballad of Buster Scruggs
  • TreasureBeautiful Boy
  • All The StarsBlack Panther
  • RevelationBoy Erased
  • Girl In The MoviesDumplin’
  • We Won’t MoveThe Hate U Give
  • The Place Where Lost Things Go Mary Poppins Returns
  • Trip A Little Light FantasticMary Poppins Returns
  • Keep Reachin’ – Quincy
  • I’ll FightRBG
  • A Place Called Slaughter RaceRalph Breaks the Internet
  • OYAHYTTSorry to Bother You
  • ShallowA Star Is Born
  • SuspiriumSuspiria
  • The Big UnknownWidows


All the shortlists can be found at the following link:



The final nominations will be announced on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 and the Oscars ceremony will take place on Sunday, February 24, 2019.

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