Announced this week were new composer assignments for James Horner (Avatar 2), Hans Zimmer (Freeheld), Theodore Shapiro (Zoolander 2), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here..

There were 38 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

The only film opening nationwide this week is The Longest Ride, with music by Mark Isham.

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- The Longest Ride (35 songs)
- Freetown (1 song)
- Clouds of Sils Maria (6 songs)
- Desert Dancer (8 songs)
- Ex Machina (7 songs)

Finally, the following composer will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Monday: Bill Conti (The Right Stuff, Rocky) will turn 73.