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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

90th Academy Awards: Best Original Song

The nominees are:

"The Mystery of Love," Call Me By Your Name

Music and Lyrics By: Sufjan Stevens

Oscar History: First nomination

"Remember Me," Coco

Music and Lyrics By: Kristen Anderson-Lopez & Robert Lopez

Oscar History: 1 previous win for Best Original Song

"Stand Up For Something," Marshall

Music and Lyrics By: Common, Diane Warren

Oscar History: 1 previous win for Common; 8 previous nominations for Warren

"Mighty River," Mudbound

Music and Lyrics By: Raphael Saadiq, Mary J. Blige, Taura Stinson

Oscar History: 1st nomination for Saadiq and Stinson; Blige also nominated as Best Supporting Actress

"This Is Me," The Greatest Showman

Music and Lyrics By: Benji Pasek, Justin Paul

Oscar History: 1 win and 1 previous nomination for both

What I've Seen: Call Me By Your Name, Mudbound

My Pick: Mighty River

Not Nominated, But Should Have Been: "The Devil and the Huntsman," King Arthur: The Legend of the Sword

Predicted Winner: Remember Me

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