October 20th, 8:00am (PT) by Scott Feinberg: The annual celebration of music in film, TV, videogames, commercials and trailers is one of the better predictors of the best original score and best original song Golden Globe and Oscar categories.
Songs by Sam Smith, Jennifer Lopez, Brian Wilson, Lady Gaga and Diane Warren and scores by Carter Burwell, Danny Elfman and the still Oscar-less Thomas Newman are among the nominees for the 6th annual Hollywood Music in Media Awards, the only awards show specifically devoted to the celebration of music in visual media (film, TV, videogames, commercials and trailers), The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively. Winners will be revealed during a ceremony at The Fonda Theater in Hollywood on Nov. 11. Read more
July 27, 2015 - Hollywood, CA: The 6th annual Hollywood Music In Media Awards™ is now accepting SCORE and SONG submissions for nomination consideration in film, TV, video games, trailers, documentaries and all other forms of visual media. Visual submission deadline is September 1, 2015. The HMMA main event will take place November 11, 2015 at The Fonda Theater, Hollywood.
The Hollywood Music In Media Awards Presents
Outstanding Career Achievement Award to
EARTH, WIND & FIRE
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
(Hollywood, CA) – June 16, 2015 – The Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) in association with Dash Radio, Skee TV and The Los Angeles Recording School presented a special Outstanding Career Achievement Award to EARTH, WIND & FIRE at the famous House of Blues on Sunset Blvd.
The nominees for the 87th Academy Awards were announced Thursday, January 15th. Following a recurring trend this awards season, HMMA nominees and winners are in the mix. Two of the Oscar nominees for Best Original Song, "Lost Stars" (Begin Again) written by Gregg Alexander & Danielle Brisebois and "Everything is Awesome" (The Lego Movie) written by Shawn Patterson, both won at the Hollywood Music In Media Awards three months ago. Following suit are HMMA nominees for Best Score; Alexandre Desplat (The Imitation Game), Hans Zimmer (Interstellar) and Jóhann Jóhannsson (The Theory of Everything). Read more
January 2, 2015 - Hollywood, CA: Once again, HMMA is ahead of the curve. Since its inception, the HMMA has nominated or awarded individuals and productions well before receiving a nod from traditional award events, and this year is no exception. Five of the seven 2014 HMMA nominees for Best Score - Feature Film have received a nomination from the 2015 Golden Globe Awards™ and the Satellite Awards. Will Oscar nods be in the cards as well? Read more