Announced this week were new composer assignments for Kris Bowers (Space Jam 2), John Paesano (Leonardo) and Lisbeth Scott (All My Life), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

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

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Jan Hammer (Miami Vice, Dark Angel) is turning 72 today.
- Andrew Powell (Ladyhawke, Rocket Gibraltar) is turning 71 tomorrow, April 18.
- Thomas Wander (2012, Independence Day: Resurgence) is turning 47 on Sunday, April 19.
- Steven Price (Gravity, Suicide Squad) is turning 43 on Wednesday, April 22
- Jay Gruska (Supernatural, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman) is turning 68 on Thursday, April 23.