Announced this week were new composer assignments for John Williams (Ready Player One), Jeff Danna and Mychael Danna (Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk), Lorne Balfe (The LEGO Batman Movie), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.
There were 29 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.
Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): The Conjuring 2 (Joseph Bishara), Now You See Me 2 (Brian Tyler), and Warcraft (Ramin Djawadi).
Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- The Conjuring 2 (14 songs)
- Now You See Me 2 (15 songs)
- Warcraft (2 songs)
- De Palma (5 songs)
- Diary of a Chambermaid (Journal d'une femme de chambre) (no songs)
- Germans & Jews (2 songs)
- Puerto Ricans in Paris (33 songs)
- Tikkun (no songs)
Finally, the following composer will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Sunday: Richard Sherman (Mary Poppins) will turn 88.