Announced this week were new composer assignments for Christophe Beck (Frozen 2), Nick Cave & & Warren Ellis (War Machine), Blake Neely (Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

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

Opening in theaters nationwide this weekend is (with music by): The Circle (Danny Elfman) and How to Be a Latin Lover (Craig Wedren.

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- The Circle (10 songs)
- How to Be a Latin Lover (20 songs)
- One Week and a Day (12 songs)
- Sleight (8 songs)

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Blake Neely (Arrow, The Flash) is turning 48 today.
- Christopher Young (Hellraiser, Spider-Man 3) is turning 59 today.
- Craig Armstrong (Moulin Rouge!, Love Actually) is turning 58 tomorrow, April 29.
- Jan A.P. Kaczmarek (Finding Neverland, Unfaithful) is turning 64 tomorrow.
- Elliot Goldenthal (Frida, Heat) is turning 63 on Tuesday, May 2.
- Stephen Warbeck (Shakespeare in Love, Quills) is turning 64 on Wednesday, May 3.