55th Annual GRAMMY Awards Nominees in Visual Media

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Last week, the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States released their nominees for the 2013 Grammy Awards, which recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.  The winners will be revealed February 10 on CBS.

NA_GRAMMY cutout.JPGMusic has been a major component of films, as well as television and video games, nearly since the medium's inception, and the Grammys acknowledge that with the following three categories for visual media.  Nomianted films reviewed at Cinema Sentries are linked at the first mention of their title.  Videos for Best Song can be seen and heard below.  In the the comment section state which would you pick as your favorite.

Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media

The Descendants (Various Artists) [Sony Classical/Fox Music]

Marley (Bob Marley & The Wailers) [UMe/Island/Tuff Gong]

Midnight In Paris (Various Artists) [Madison Gate Records, Inc.]

The Muppets (Various Artists) [Walt Disney Records]

Rock Of Ages (Various Artists) [WaterTower Music]

Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media

The Adventures Of Tintin - The Secret Of The Unicorn John Williams, composer [Sony Classical]

The Artist Ludovic Bource, composer [Sony Classical]

The Dark Knight Rises Hans Zimmer, composer [WaterTower Music]

The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross, composers [Null/Madison Gate]

Hugo Howard Shore, composer [Howe Records]

Journey Austin Wintory, composer [Sony Computer Entertainment America]

Best Song Written For Visual Media

"Abraham's Daughter" (From The Hunger Games)

T Bone Burnett, Win Butler & Régine Chassagne, songwriters (Arcade Fire)

[Universal Republic; Publishers: Régine Chassagne, Absurd Music, Win Butler, Henry Burnett Music, Baffle Music]

"Learn Me Right" (From Brave)

Mumford & Sons, songwriters (Birdy & Mumford & Sons)

[Walt Disney Records/Pixar; Publisher: Pixar Talking Pictures]

"Let Me Be Your Star" (From Smash)

Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman, songwriters (Katharine McPhee & Megan Hilty)

[Columbia; Publishers: Winding Brook Way Music, Walli Woo Entertainment]

"Man Or Muppet" (From The Muppets)

Bret McKenzie, songwriter (Jason Segel & Walter)

[Walt Disney; Publisher: Fuzzy Muppet Songs]

"Safe & Sound" (From The Hunger Games)

T Bone Burnett, Taylor Swift, John Paul White & Joy Williams, songwriters

(Taylor Swift Featuring The Civil Wars)

[Big Machine Records/Universal Republic; Publishers: Sony ATV Tree Publishing, Taylor Swift Music, Sensibility Songs, Absurd Music, Shiny Happy Music, Baffle Music, Henry Burnett Music]

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