Alexandre Desplat was honored with his third BAFTA Award last Sunday for his music to The Shape of Water. For the full story, click here.

Announced this week were new composer assignments for Alexandre Desplat (The Sisters Brothers), Jon Brion (Isn't It Romantic?) and Paul Haslinger (Ride), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

Over 25 soundtrack albums were released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

Opening in theaters nationwide this week is (with music by): Annihilation (Ben Salisbury & Geoff Barrow), Every Day (Elliott Wheeler) and Game Night (Cliff Martinez).

We are tracking song credits for the following new theatrical releases:
-Annihilation (3 songs)
-Game Night (12 songs)
-7 Guardians of the Tomb (3 songs)
-The Lodgers (No songs)
-November (4 songs)

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Lorne Balfe (The Lego Batman Movie, Terminator Genisys) is turning 42 today.
- Michel Legrand (The Thomas Crown Affair, Yentl) is turning 86 tomorrow, February 24.
- Mica Levi (Jackie, Under the Skin) is turning 31 on Wednesday, February 28.
- Edward Shearmur (Charlie's Angels, Cruel Intentions) is turning 52 on February 28.
- Charles Bernstein (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Cujo) is turning 75 on February 28.
- Laura Karpman (Paris Can Wait, Black Nativity) is turning 59 on March 1.