Cadillac Records, Inglourious Basterds, Slumdog Millionaire, True Blood, and Twilight are the five nominees for the Grammy 2010 for Best Compilation Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media.
Alexandre Desplat’s The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button, Nicholas Hooper’s Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Danny Elfman’s Milk, Michael Giacchino’s Star Trek, Michael Giacchino’s Up are in the running for Best Score Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media.
The Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media nominees are "All Is Love" (From Where The Wild Things Are) by Karen O & Nick Zinner; "Decode" (From Twilight) by Josh Farro, Hayley Williams & Taylor York; "Jai Ho" (From Slumdog Millionaire) by Gulzar, A.R. Rahman & Tanvi Shah; "Once In A Lifetime" (From Cadillac Records) by Ian Dench, James Dring, Amanda Ghost, Beyoncé Knowles, Scott McFarnon & Jody Street; and "The Wrestler" (From The Wrestler) by Bruce Springsteen.
Some of those songs and scores are from 2008 movie releases. Of these, only "Jai Ho" won an Oscar, while Alexandre Desplat’s The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button and Danny Elfman’s Milk score received Oscar nods. Michael Giacchino will likely be up for an Oscar when this year’s nominations are announced next Tuesday.
The five Grammy nominees for Record of the Year are Beyoncé for "Halo," The Black Eyed Peas for "I Gotta Feeling," Kings of Leon for "Use Somebody," Lady Gaga for "Poker Face," and Taylor Swift for "You Belong With Me."
The Grammy 2010 winners will be announced Sunday evening. Full list of nominees here.
Photo: Twilight (Summit Entertainment)