BMI is proud to congratulate the seven BMI composers who have been honored in the first round of prestigious nominations for this year’s World Soundtrack Awards, including Nicholas Britell, who scored nods in two categories: Television Composer of the Year and Best Original Song.
Additional category nominations will be announced in mid-September, with the 22nd World Soundtrack Awards ceremony taking place at the Concert Hall of Music Centre De Bijloke in Ghent on October 22. The special guest of honor, Mark Isham, is also a BMI film composer and jazz artist.
Congratulations to all! Here are the BMI nominees:
TELEVISION COMPOSER OF THE YEAR
Nicholas Britell - Succession (Season 3)
John Williams - Obi-Wan Kenobi
Hesham Nazih - Moon Knight
Theodore Shapiro - Severance
BEST ORIGINAL SONG
“Hold My Hand” from Top Gun: Maverick - written by Bloodpop and Stefani Germanotta with performance by Lady Gaga
“Just Look Up” from Don’t Look Up - written by Nicholas Britell and Taura Stinson