BMI Congratulates its 2020 Creative Arts Emmy Nominees

Posted in News on July 29, 2020

The nominations for this year’s Creative Arts Emmys are in with many BMI composers in the running for the prestigious awards. This year, BMI is proud to congratulate all of the nominees with a special call out to our affiliates, Laura Karpman, Labrinth, Atticus Ross and Rickey Minor, who are each up for two awards, and to Nathan Barr, who is up for three of the coveted trophies. BMI would also like to extend congratulations to all of the music supervisors for their nominations.

Here’s the full list of BMI nominees. Good luck to all!

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Labrinth (PRS) - Euphoria \ Bonnie And Clyde
Ludwig Göransson - The Mandalorian \ Chapter 8: Redemption
Nicholas Britell - Succession \ This Is Not For Tears

Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Nathan Barr - Hollywood \ Hooray For Hollywood: Part 2
Mark Isham - Little Fires Everywhere \ The Spider Web
Kris Bowers - Mrs. America \ Reagan
Atticus Ross - Watchmen \ It’s Summer And We’re Running Out Of Ice

Outstanding Music Composition for A Documentary Series or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Alex Kovacs - McMillion$ \ Episode 1
Mark Mothersbaugh, John Enroth, Albert Fox - Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem And Madness \ Not Your Average Joe
Laura Karpman - Why We Hate \ Tools & Tactics

Outstanding Music Direction

Rickey Minor - The Kennedy Center Honors
Rickey Minor - The Oscars
Eli Brueggemann, Leon Pendarvis - Saturday Night Live \ SNL At Home #1

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

Chad Hugo - “Letter To My Godfather” from The Black Godfather
Labrinth (PRS) - “All For Us” from Euphoria \ And Salt The Earth Behind You
Thomas Mizer, Curtis Moore - “One Less Angel” from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel \ Strike Up The Band
Taylor Goldsmith - “Memorized” from This Is Us \ Strangers
Atticus Ross - “The Way It Used To Be” from Watchmen \ This Extraordinary Being

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Nathan Barr - Carnival Row
Nathan Barr - Hollywood
Laura Karpman - Why We Hate
RZA - Wu-Tang: An American Saga

Outstanding Music Supervision

David Holmes - Killing Eve \ Meetings Have Biscuits
Kier Lehman - Insecure \ Lowkey Movin’ On


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