Announced this week were new composer assignments for Eskmo (Naked Singularity), Joseph Trapanese (Project Power) and Germaine Franco (Work It), 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.

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Abel Korzeniowski (The Nun, Nocturnal Animals) is turning 48 tomorrow, July 18.
- Ramin Djawadi (Game of Thrones, Iron Man) is turning 46 on Sunday, July 19.
- Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin) is turning 71 on Wednesday, July 22.
- Nigel Hess (Ladies in Lavender, Dangerfield) is turning 67 on July 22.
- Bill Lee (Do the Right Thing, School Daze) is turning 92 on Thursday, July 23.