This week, the Golden Globe Awards nominations were announced. Check out the nominees in the film music-related categories by clicking here. Congratulations to all the nominees.

Announced this week were new composer assignments for Ramin Djawadi (House of the Dragon), Volker Bertelmann (Monkey Man) and John Debney (Marry Me), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

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

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Cliff Martinez (Drive, Traffic) is turning 67 today.
- Nick Laird-Clowes (About Time, The Invisible Circus) is turning 64 today.
- John Williams (Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark) is turning 89 on Monday, February 8.
- Nathan Barr (True Blood, Hostel) is turning 48 on Tuesday, February 9.