2016 Music In Visual Media Nominees


2016 HMMA Music in Visual Media nominations

ORIGINAL SCORE – FEATURE FILM

  • Dustin O’Halloran and Hauschka (Lion)
  • Henry Jackman (Birth of a Nation)
  • Justin Hurwitz (La La Land)
  • Mica Levi (Jackie)
  • Nicholas Britell (Moonlight)
  • Rupert Gregson-Williams (Hacksaw Ridge)

 

ORIGINAL SCORE – SI-FI/FANTASY FILM

  • Bear McCreary (10 Cloverfield Lane)
  • David Wingo (Midnight Special)
  • John Debney (The Jungle Book)
  • John Ottman (X-Men: Apocalypse)
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson (Arrival)
  • Michael Giacchino (Doctor Strange)

 

ORIGINAL SCORE – ANIMATED FILM

  • Alexandre Desplat (The Secret Life of Pets)
  • Hans Zimmer and Richard Harvey (The Little Prince)
  • Heitor Pereira (Angry Birds)
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mark Mancina, Opetaia Foa’i (Moana)
  • Michael Giacchino (Zootopia)
  • Thomas Newman (Finding Dory)

 

ORIGINAL SCORE – DOCUMENTARY

  • Crystal Grooms Mangano (Asperger’s Are Us)
  • Mark Adler (Command and Control)
  • Nick Cave and Warren Ellis (MARS)
  • Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross, Gustavo Santaolalla, Mogwai (Before the Flood)

 

ORIGINAL SCORE – INDEPENDENT FILM

  • Atti Pacsay (The Carer)
  • Isaias Garcia (Quarries)
  • Nicolas Techer (The Roots of Men)
  • Mark Isham (Mr. Church)
  • Scott Glasgow (The Curse Of Sleeping Beauty)

 

ORIGINAL SCORE – SHORT

  • Alan Williams (The Lion and the Mouse)
  • Christoph Zirngibl (Refugee Blues)
  • Manel Gil-Inglada (EVO)
  • Mariano Saulino (The Talk)
  • Pablo Croissier (Lookouts)
  • Sam Cardon (Overwatch: The Last Bastion)

 

SONG – FEATURE FILM

  • “Audition” (La La Land) Written by Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, performed by Emma Stone
  • “City of Stars” (La La Land) Written by Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, performed by Ryan Gosling
  • “Dancing with Your Shadow” (PO) Written by Burt Bacharach, performed by Sheryl Crow
  • “Down With Mary” (Too Late) Written & performed by John Hawkes
  • “The Rules Don’t Apply” (Rules Don’t Apply) Written by Eddie Arkin and Lorraine Feather, performed by Lily Collins
  • “Runnin’” (Hidden Figures) Written and performed by Pharrell Williams

 

SONG – ANIMATED FILM

  • “Can’t Stop The Feeling” (Trolls) Written by Justin Timberlake, Max Martin and Shellback. Performed by Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick
  • “Faith” (Sing) Written by Ryan Tedder, Stevie Wonder, Francis Farewell Starlight; Performed by Stevie Wonder feat. Ariana Grande
  • “The Great Beyond” (Sausage Party) Written by Alan Menken, Glenn Slater, Seth Rogan, Evan Goldberg. Performed by Sausage Party Cast
  • “Try Everything” (Zootopia) Written by Sia, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen and Tor Erik Hermansen. Performed by Shakira
  • “We Know the Way” (Moana) Written by Mark Mancina, Opetaia Foa’i,and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Performed by Lin-Manuel Miranda

 

SONG – SCIFI/FANTASY FILM

  • “Just Like Fire” (Alice Through the Looking Glass) Written by Pink, Max Martin, Shellback and Oscar Holter. Performed by Pink
  • “Scars” (Allegiant) Written and performed by Tove Lo
  • “Sledgehammer” (Star Trek Beyond) Written by Sia Furler, Robyn Fenty and Jesse Shatkin, performed by Rihanna
  • “Sucker for Pain” (Suicide Squad) Written and performed by Lil Wayne, Wiz Kahlifa, Imagine Dragons, Ty Dolla Sign and Logic , featuring X Ambassadors
  • “Wish That You Were Here” (Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children) Written and Performed by Florence and the Machine


SONG – DOCUMENTARY

  • “A Minute to Breathe” (Before the Flood) Written and performed by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
  • “Flicker” (Audrie & Daisy) Written and performed by Tori Amos
  • “Letter to the Free” (13th) Written and performed by Common
  • “MARS” (MARS) Written & Performed by Nick Cave & Warren Ellis
  • “The Empty Chair” (Jim: The James Foley Story) Written by J. Ralph and Sting, performed by Sting


SOUNDTRACK ALBUM

  • Deadpool – Various Artists (Milan Records)
  • How to Be Single – Various Artists (Watertower Records)
  • Sing – Various Artists (Republic Records)
  • Suicide Squad – Various Artists (Atlantic Records, Warner Bros. Records)
  • The Nice Guys ­ – Various Artists (Lakeshore Records)
  • Trolls ­ – Various Artists (RCA)


MAIN TITLE – TV SHOW / DIGITAL SERIES

  • Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad (Marvel’s Luke Cage)
  • Hans Zimmer (The Crown)
  • Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein (Stranger Things)
  • Rodrigo Amarante (Narcos)
  • Victor Reyes (The Night Manager)


ORIGINAL SCORE – TV SHOW / MINI SERIES

  • Alex Heffes (Roots) History Channel
  • Jeff Russo (Fargo) FX
  • James Newton Howard (All the Way) HBO
  • Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein (Stranger Things) Netflix
  • Mac Quayle (Mr. Robot) USA
  • Sean Callery (Minority Report) Fox


ORIGINAL SCORE – VIDEO GAME

  • Akihiko Narita (Resident Evil 6)
  • Austin Wintory (ABZU)
  • Derek Duke, Neal Acree, Sam Cardon, Cris Velasco (Overwatch)
  • Jason Graves (Far Cry: Primal)
  • Jonathan Wandag (Song of the Deep)
  • Russell Brower, Neal Acree, Sam Cardon, Edo Guidotti, Glenn Stafford (World of Warcraft: Legion)

 

OUTSTANDING MUSIC SUPERVISION – TELEVISION

  • Jack Dolgen (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
  • Jennifer Ross (Empire)
  • Meghan Currier, Randall Poster (Vinyl)
  • Nora Felder (Stranger Things)
  • Robin Urdang (Younger)
  • Stephanie Diaz-Matos (The Get Down)

 

OUTSTANDING MUSIC SUPERVISION – FILM

  • Dave Jordan, Jojo Villanueva (Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life)
  • Gabe Hilfer, Season Kent (Suicide Squad)
  • John Houlihan (Deadpool)
  • Jojo Villanueva (Sing)
  • Julianne Jordan, Julia Michels (Trolls)
  • Steven Gizicki (La La Land)

 

SONG/SCORE – MOBILE VIDEO GAME

  • Hans Zimmer & Lorne Balfe – Ngame (Tencent Games)
  • Jesper Kyd, Lorne Balfe, Brian Tyler, main theme arranger: Jeff Broadbent – Assassin’s Creed Identity (Ubisoft)
  • Nima Fakhrara – 1979 Revolution (iNK Stories)
  • Ryan Richko, additional music by Joona Latti – Memory Match and Catch (Squish Studios)
  • Van Zeng – Eternal Arena (Net Ease Games)

 

INDEPENDENT MUSIC VIDEO

  • Bethany Becker – I Want Love
  • David Longoria – All She Does Is Dance
  • ELZ – Acid Symphony
  • Jon Mullane – Born Beautiful
  • Pramillo – You Move Move
  • Ray Isaac – Hiding
  • Sarantos – Dreamer
  • The Sunset Kids – Brave
  • Ty Waters – Only Human

 

SONG/SCORE – TRAILER

  • Blizzard Entertainment, Neal Acree – Overwatch: Dragons
  • Layal Watfeh – Slums of India
  • Luigi Pulcini – Deserted

 

SONG/SCORE – COMMERCIAL ADVERTISEMENT

  • Adrian L. Hernandez – B-52: Three Generations
  • Evan Roth – Samsung
  • Ivan Capillas – Juntos, podemos
  • Ivan Ruiz Serrano – Thomas Edison: Nancy’s Son
  • Rory Gardiner – Xarelto
  • Stefano Sacchi – Park Lane Ala Moana

 

SPECIAL FEATURE – HONORABLE MENTION

  • Jon Mullane – Shine On
  • Phil Celia – In the Family Room: The Phil Celia Band

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