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8th Annual Guild of Music Supervisors Awards

February 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm


The 8th Annual Guild of Music Supervisors Awards will honor creative achievement in music supervision within the film, television, trailers, and games industries. 15 awards will be presented in the historic Theatre at Ace Hotel during an action packed ceremony complete with celebrity presenters and special music performances to be announced. www.gmsawards.com


Here is the full list for this year’s Guild of Music Supervisors Awards nominees:


Best Music Supervision in a Television Drama

13 Reasons Why — Season 1 (Season Kent)
Better Call Saul — Season 3 (Thomas Golubić)
Good Behavior — Season 1 (Gabe Hilfer)
Good Girls Revolt — Season 1 (Gary Calamar)
This Is Us — Season 1 (Jennifer Pyken)


Best Music Supervision in a Television Comedy/Musical

Girls — Season 6 (Manish Raval, Tom Wolfe & Jonathan Leahy)
I Love Dick — Season 1 (Bruce Gilbert)
Insecure — Season 2 (Kier Lehman)
Master of None — Season 2 (Zach Cowie & Kerri Drootin)
Nashville — Season 5 (Frankie Pine & Mandi Collier)


Best Music Supervision in a Docuseries or Reality Television

Catfish: The TV Show — Season 6 (Sam Carlin)
So You Think You Can Dance — Season 14 (Nancy Severinsen)
The Defiant Ones — Season 1 (Deborah Mannis-Gardner)
The Voice — Season 12 (Clyde Lieberman & Jill Meyers)
World of Dance — Season 1 (Meryl Ginsberg)


Best Music Supervision in a Television Limited Series or Movie

Big Little Lies (Susan Jacobs)
Feud: Bette and Joan (PJ Bloom)
Shots Fired (Jabari Ali & John Houlihan)
Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music (Carter Little & G. Marq Roswell)
Sun Records (Greg Cahn & Jonathan McHugh)


Best Song/Recording Created for Television

Title: “How Do We Get Back To Love”
Songwriters: Julia Michaels, Jack Antonoff
Artist: Julia Michaels
Program: Girls
Episode: #609 “Goodbye Tour”
Music Supervisors: Manish Raval, Tom Wolfe & Jonathan Leahy

Title: “Quicksand”
Songwriters: Solána Rowe, Dacoury Natche, Mickey De Grand IV
Artist: SZA
Program: Insecure
Episode: #208 “Hella Perspective” Music Supervisor: Kier Lehman

Title: “Sanctuary”
Songwriters: Jill Andrews, Gary Nicholson, Sarah Siskind
Artist: Nashville Cast (Feat. Charles Esten, Lennon Stella & Maisy Stella)
Program: Nashville
Episode: #510 “I’ll Fly Away”
Music Supervisors: Frankie Pine & Mandi Collier

Title: “Until You Find Me”
Songwriters: Dani Buncher, Scott Simons
Artist: Allison Scagliotti
Program: Stitchers
Episode: #3009 “Kill It Forward” Music Supervisor: Heather Guibert

Title: “We Can Always Come Back To This”
Songwriters: Siddhartha Khosla, Chris Pierce
Artist: Brian Tyree Henry version & Hannah Miller version
Program: This Is Us
Episode: #116 “Memphis”
Music Supervisor: Jennifer Pyken


Best Music Supervision in a Television Promo

Bobby Gumm & Michael Paquette (Trailer Park)
Stranger Things Season 2

Chase Casanova (Mark Woolen)
Big Little Lies

Jordan Silverberg (Transit)
Narcos Season 3

Best Music Supervision for Trailers

Heather Kreamer & Craig Thompson (Create)
Black Panther Official Trailer

Omar Herrera (Disney)
Black Panther Teaser Trailer

Naaman Snell
I, Tonya

Marcy Bulkeley (Wild Card)
Alien: Covenant

Bobby Gumm (Trailer Park)
Baby Driver


Best Music Supervision for Films Budgeted Over $25 Million

Music Supervisor: Matt Sullivan
Title: Beauty and the Beast

Music Supervisor: Dave Jordan
Title: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Music Supervisor: Julianne Jordan, Julia Michels
Title: Pitch Perfect 3

Music Supervisor: Benj Pasek, Justin Paul
Title: The Greatest Showman

Music Supervisor: Tom MacDougall
Title: Coco


Best Music Supervision for Films Budgeted Under $25 Million

Music Supervisor: Angela Leus
Title: Girls Trip

Music Supervisor: Susan Jacobs, Jen Moss
Title: I, Tonya

Music Supervisor Name: Howard Paar
Title: How To Be A Latin Lover

Music Supervisor Name: Brian Ross, Michael Hill
Title: Lady Bird

Music Supervisor Name: Spring Aspers, Ron Fair
Title: The Star


Best Music Supervision for Films Budgeted Under $10 Million

Music Supervisor Name: Liz Gallacher
Title: War On Everyone

Music Supervisor Name: Howard Paar
Title: Before I Fall

Music Supervisor Name: Ian Neil
Title: Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool


Best Music Supervision for Films Budgeted Under $5 Million

Music Supervisor Name: Maggie Phillips
Title: Ingrid Goes West

Music Supervisor Name: Matthew Hearon-Smith
Title: The Florida Project

Music Supervisor Name: Robin Urdang
Title: Call Me By Your Name

Music Supervisor Name: Joe Rudge
Title: Patti Cake$

Music Supervisor Name: Howard Paar
Title: Fun Mom Dinner


Best Song/Recording Created for a Film

Music Supervisor Name: Tom MacDougall
Movie Title: Coco
Song Title: “Remember Me”
Artist: Miguel ft Natalia Lafourcade
Writers: Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopez

Music Supervisor Name: Benj Pasek, Justin Paul Movie
Movie Title: The Greatest Showman
Song Title: “This Is Me”
Artist: Keala Settle
Writers: Benj Pasek, Justin Paul

Music Supervisor Name: Julianne Jordan
Movie Title: Ferdinand
Song Title: “Home”
Artist: Nick Jonas
Writers: Nick Jonas, Nick Monson, Justin Tranter

Music Supervisor Name: Robin Urdang
Movie Title: Call Me By Your Name
Song Title: “Mystery of Love”
Artist: Sufjan Stevens
Writers: Sufjan Stevens

Music Supervisor Name: Evyen Klean and Jennifer Reeve.
Movie Title: Mudbound
Song Title: “Mighty River”
Artist: Mary J. Blige
Writers: Mary J. Blige, Raphael Saadiq, Taura Stinson


Best Music Supervision for a Documentary

Music Supervisor: Joel C. High
Film Title: G-Funk

Music Supervisor: Brooke Wentz
Film Title: Dolores

Music Supervisor: Steven Gizicki
Film Title: FRANCA: Chaos & Creation

Music Supervisor: Aminé Ramer & Andrea Von Foerster
Film Title: Charged

Music Supervisor: Gary Welch
Film Title: 12 Bars


Best Music Supervision in a Video Game

Call of Duty: WWII
Brandon Young & Katie Byam

Steve Schnur, Cybele Pettus & Raphaella Lima

Gran Turismo Sport
Alex Hackford & Duncan Smith

Life is Strange: Before The Storm
Ben Sumner & Glenn Herweijer

Madden NFL 18
Steve Schnur, Cybele Pettus & Raphaella Lima


Best Use of Music by a Brand



Best Use of Music in a Single Advertising Spot

Apple – “Stroll”
Peymon Maskan

Nike – “Skates”
JT Griffith

Samsung – “I Love You”

Sonos – “From Heartbreak To Healing”
Jonathan Wellbelove

Windex – “The Story of Lucy”
Daniel Kuypers


Spotlight Artist

Yungblud (Interscope Records)


Legacy Award

Becky Mancuso-Winding


February 8, 2018
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Guild of Music Supervisors
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The Theatre at Ace Hotel
929 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA United States
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