Announced this week were new composer assignments for Alex Heffes (Bastille Day), Nathan Whitehead (South of Hell), Federico Jusid (Kidnap), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

There were 37 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): Dope (Germaine Franco) and Inside Out (Michael Giacchino).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- Dope (30 songs)
- Inside Out (2 songs)
- Infinitely Polar Bear (12 songs)

Finally, the following composers will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Saturday: Jeff Beal (House of Cards) will turn 52.
- Sunday: Dario Marianelli (Anna Karenina) will turn 52.
- Sunday: Lalo Schifrin (Mission: Impossible) will turn 83.
- Friday: Dave Grusin (The Milagro Beanfield War) will turn 81.