Announced this week were new composer assignments for Steve Jablonsky (The Last Witch Hunter), Saunder Jurriaans and Danny Bensi (The Ticket), Henry Jackman (Pixels), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

There were 41 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): Fifty Shades of Grey (Danny Elfman) and Kingsman: The Secret Service (Henry Jackman and Matthew Margeson).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- Fifty Shades of Grey (24 songs)
- Kingsman: The Secret Service (8 songs)

Finally, the following composers will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Monday: Larry Groupe (The Contender) will turn 58.
- Tuesday: Bear McCreary (Battlestar Galactica, The Walking Dead) will turn 36.