Announced this week were new composer assignments for Michael Giacchino (The Incredibles 2), Geoff Zanelli (Mountains and Stones), Junkie XL (Brimstone), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

There were 30 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): Creed (Ludwig Goransson), The Good Dinosaur (Jeff & Mychael Danna), and Victor Frankenstein (Craig Armstrong).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- Creed (29 songs)
- The Good Dinosaur (no songs)
- Victor Frankenstein (6 songs)
- The Danish Girl (1 songs)

Finally, the following composer will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Saturday: Randy Newman (Toy Story) will turn 72.