Billie Eilish and FINNEAS’ “What Was I Made For?” from Barbie received track – function movie on the 2023 Hollywood Music in Media Awards, which have been offered Wednesday evening (Nov. 15) at The Avalon in Los Angeles.

The hypnotic “What Was I Made For?” (written by Eilish and her brother FINNEAS) beat out one other track from Barbie, the comedian “I’m Just Ken” (written by Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt). Atlantic’s soundtrack album from the movie additionally received the soundtrack award.

The late Robbie Robertson received rating – function movie for his rating for Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon. Robertson died in August at age 80. This was the eleventh and remaining collaboration between Scorsese and Robertson; the movie is devoted to the Canadian rock music legend.

Girls co-wrote 5 of the six songs that received in numerous movie classes. And girls composers took two of the seven movie rating awards. Laura Karpman received rating – sci-fi / fantasy movie for The Marvels; Hildur Guđnadóttir received rating – horror/thriller movie for A Haunting in Venice. As well as, Mica Levi, who identifies as non-binary, received rating – unbiased movie for The Zone of Curiosity.

Angela Leus received music supervision in a movie for Trolls Band Collectively.

The present included performances by nominees OK Go, Diane Warren and Marc Shaiman. Shaiman, a Grammy, Emmy and Tony winner, acquired an impressive profession achievement award.

Presenters included Taura Stinson, Marie Kingsley, Heather Mcintosh, Julia Michaels, Allyson Newman, Mychael Danna, Mike Stoller and the celebrated workforce of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

The HMMAs are sometimes seen as a bellwether for the Oscars. Previous HMMA winners who’ve gone on to win Oscars embrace Eilish and Finneas for the title track from No Time to Die; Hans Zimmer for Dune; Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross and Jon Batiste for Soul; Hildur Guðnadóttir for Joker; Ludwig Göransson for Black Panther; and Alexandre Desplat for The Form of Water; plus songs from Judas & the Black Messiah, La La Land, A Star Is Born and others.

Not like the Oscars, which have only one class every for songs and scores, the HMMAs have six classes for movie songs and 7 for scores.

Essentially the most intriguing and impressed HMMA class is track – onscreen efficiency, which honors the performer who carried out the track onscreen within the movie. Eve Hewson, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Orén Kinlan and Jack Reynor received for performing “High Life” in Flora and Son.

Within the HMMAs’ latest class, finest track – sci-fi/fantasy, Olivia Rodrigo and Dan Nigro received for co-writing “Can’t Catch Me Now” from The Starvation Video games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes.

For these trying ahead to that different award, Oscar shortlists of 15 high contenders for finest authentic track and finest authentic rating shall be introduced on Dec. 21. Oscar nominations shall be introduced on Jan. 23, 2024. The awards shall be offered on March 10, 2024.

For a whole record of winners in all classes, go to this web page on the HMMA web site.

Listed below are the nominees within the movie classes.


Music – function movie

“I’m Just Ken” from Barbie. Written by Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt. Carried out by Ryan Gosling (that includes Slash and Wolfgang Van Halen)

WINNER: “What Was I Made For?” from Barbie. Written by Billie Eilish O’Connell and Finneas O’Connell. Carried out by Billie Eilish.

“The Fire Inside” from Flamin’ Sizzling. Written by Diane Warren. Carried out by Becky G.

“High Life” From Flora and Son. Written by Gary Clark, John Carney, Eve Hewson. Carried out by Eve Hewson, Orén Kinlan, Jack Reynor, Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

“I Am” From Origin. Written by Stan Walker, Michael Fatkin, Vince More durable, Te Kanapu Anasta. Carried out by Stan Walker.

“Road to Freedom” from Rustin. Written and carried out by Lenny Kravitz.

“This” From The Beanie Bubble. Written by Damian Kulash, Jr. and Timothy Nordwind. Carried out by OK Go.

“Keep It Movin’” from The Shade Purple. Written by Halle Bailey, Denisia Andrews, Brittany Coney, and Morten Ristorp. Carried out by Halle Bailey and Phylicia Pearl Mpasi.

Music – animated movie

“Steal the Show” from Elemental. Written by Ari Leff, Michael Matosic, Thomas Newman. Carried out by Lauv.

“Down Like That” from Paw Patrol: The Mighty Film. Written by Bryson Tiller, Chantry Johnson, Michelle Zarlenga, and Charlie Heath. Carried out by Bryson Tiller.

“Am I Dreaming” from Spider-Man: Throughout the Spider-Verse. Written by Mike Dean, Peter Lee Johnson, Rakim Mayers, Roisee, Landon Wayne and Leland Wayne. Carried out by A$AP Rocky, Metro Boomin and Roisee.

WINNER: “Better Place” from Trolls Band Collectively. Written by Shellback, Justin Timberlake, Amy Allen. Carried out by *NSYNC.

“Peaches” from The Tremendous Mario Bros. Film. Written by Jack Black, John Spiker, Eric Osmond, Michael Jelenic, Aaron Horvath. Carried out by Jack Black.

“This Wish” from Want. Written by Julia Michaels, Benjamin Rice, and JP Saxe. Carried out by Ariana DeBose.

Music – sci-fi / fantasy

“A World of Your Own” from Wonka. Music written by Neil Hannon, Lyrics by Neil Hannon, Simon Farnaby, Paul King. Carried out by Timothée Chalamet

WINNER: “Can’t Catch Me Now” from The Starvation Video games: The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. Written by Dan Nigro and Olivia Rodrigo. Carried out by Olivia Rodrigo.

“For The First Time” from The Little Mermaid. Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Carried out by Halle Bailey

“Wild Uncharted Waters” from The Little Mermaid. Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Carried out by Jonah Hauer-King

“You’ve Never Had Chocolate Like This” from Wonka. Written by Neil Hannon, Simon Farnaby, Paul King. Carried out by Timothée Chalamet & Solid.

Music – unbiased movie

“Stardust” from A Good Particular person. Written by Cary Brothers & Scott Effman. Carried out By Cary Brothers.

WINNER: “I Got You” from Vacation Twist. Written by Michael Jay and Alan Demoss. Carried out by Jake Miller

“Space and Time” from Grasp Gardener. Written by S.G. Goodman, Carried out by Mereba

“Quiet Eyes” from Previous Lives. Written by Sharon Van Etten and Zachary Dawes. Carried out by Sharon Van Etten.

“El Saber” from Radical. Written and carried out by Gaby Moreno.

“Don’t Forget Me When I’m Gone” from Sons 2 The Grave. Written by Sean Jones, Michael Shand, Miku Graham. Carried out by Sean Jones.

Music – onscreen efficiency

WINNER: Eve Hewson, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Orén Kinlan, Jack Reynor – “High Life” from Flora and Son

Halle Bailey – “For the First Time” from The Little Mermaid

Halle Bailey and Phylicia Pearl Mapsi – “Keep It Movin’” from The Shade Purple

Megan Thee Stallion – “Out Alpha The Alpha” from Dicks: The Musical

NSync – “Better Place” from Trolls Band Collectively

Oil Manufacturing facility feat. Chlöe, Jekalyn Carr, Loren Lott – “Praise Nationals Finale” from Reward This

Ryan Gosling – “I’m Just Ken” from Barbie

Timothée Chalamet – “A World of Your Own” from Wonka

Music – documentary movie

“Everything Is Gonna Be Alright” from Bobi Wine: The Folks’s President. Written and carried out by Bobi Wine

“Forty Foot Man” from Bono & The Edge: A Kind of Homecoming With Dave Letterman. Written and carried out by Bono and The Edge.

“Speechless” from Louder Than Rock. Written by Israel Houghton and Adam Ranney. Carried out by Caleb Quaye and Judith Hill.

“Dream Your Little Dream” from The Jewel Thief. Written by Dan Braun and Josh Braun. Carried out by The Braun Brothers.

WINNER: “Todo Fue Por Amor” from With This Gentle. Written by Carla Morrison, Carla Patricia Morrison Flores, Juan Alejandro Jimenez Perez, Mario Demian Jimenez Perez. Carried out by Carla Morrison.


Rating – function movie

American Fiction – Laura Karpman

Chevalier – Kris Bowers

WINNER: Killers of the Flower Moon – Robbie Robertson

Nyad – Alexandre Desplat

Oppenheimer – Ludwig Göransson

Rustin – Branford Marsalis

Saltburn – Anthony Willis, Music By

The Killer – Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross

Rating – animated movie

Hen Run: Daybreak of the Nugget – Harry Gregson-Williams

Elemental – Thomas Newman

Migration – John Powell

Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken – Stephanie Economou

WINNER: Spider-Man: Throughout the Spider-Verse – Daniel Pemberton

The Tremendous Mario Bros. Film – Brian Tyler

Rating – sci-fi / fantasy movie

Asteroid Metropolis – Alexandre Desplat

Barbie – Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt

The Creator – Hans Zimmer

The Starvation Video games: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes – James Newton Howard

WINNER: The Marvels – Laura Karpman

Transformers: Rise of the Beasts – Jongnic Bontemps

Rating – horror/thriller movie

WINNER: A Haunting in Venice – Hildur Guđnadóttir

Ship Us – Tóti Guðnason

Knock on the Cabin – Herdís Stefánsdóttir

M3gan – Anthony Willis

The Boogeyman – Patrick Jonsson

The Exorcist: Believer – David Wingo, Amman Abbasi

Rating – documentary

Kangaroo Valley – H. Scott Salinas and Logan Stahley

Break up on the Root – Lili Haydn

WINNER: Nonetheless: A Michael J. Fox Film – John Powell

The Deepest Breath – Nainita Desai

The Pigeon Tunnel – Philip Glass and Paul Leonard-Morgan

Rating – unbiased movie

Dalíland – Edmund Butt

Dream Situation – Owen Pallett

Jules – Volker Bertelmann

Miranda’s Sufferer – Holly Amber Church

She Got here to Me – Bryce Dessner

WINNER: The Zone of Curiosity – Mica Levi

Rating – unbiased movie (overseas language)

WINNER: Society of the Snow – Michael Giacchino

Management – Taisuke Kimura

Final Needs – Carla F. Benedicto

Los Reyes Magos: La Verdad – Arturo Cardelús

Paradice – Sandrine Rudaz

The Promised Land – Dan Romer


Music themed movie, biopic or musical

Carmen – Produced by Rosemary Blight, Dimitri Rassam and Mimi Valdes. Directed by Benjamin Millepied.

The Little Mermaid – Produced by John Deluca, Rob Marshall, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Marc Platt. Directed by Rob Marshall.

Theater Camp – Produced by Jessica Elbaum, Erik Feig, Will Ferrell and Noah Galvin. Directed by Molly Gordon and Nick Lieberman.

WINNER: Trolls Band Collectively – Produced by Gina Shay. Directed by Walt Dohrn and Tim Heitz.

Wonka – Produced by Alexandra Derbyshire, David Heyman and Luke Kelly. Directed by Paul King.

Music documentary – particular program

Pricey Mama: “Panther Power” – Directed by Allen Hughes. Produced by Joshua Garcia, Loren Gomez, Quincy Jones III, Stef Smith.

WINNER: Quick Household – Directed by Denny Tedesco. Produced by Greg Richling, Jack Piatt, Jonathan Sheldon.

Girls First: A Story of Girls in Hip-Hop – Directed by Hannah Beachler, Dream Hampton, Raeshem Nijhon. Produced by Shawna Carroll, Syreeta Gates, Cherice Hunt, Janice James, Princess A. Hairston.

Little Richard: I Am Every little thing – Directed by Lisa Cortés. Produced by Robert Friedman, Lisa Cortés, Liz Yale Marsh, Caryn Capotosto.

San Francisco Sounds: A Place in Time – Directed by Alison Ellwood & Anoosh Tertzakian. Produced by Michael Wright, Jill Burkhart, Mark Pinkus, Charlie Cohen, Tom Mackay, Richard Story, Jeff Jampol, Aly Parker, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Stacey Offman, Richard Perello, Jeff Pollack, Frank Marshall, Alison Ellwood.

Wynonna Judd: Between Hell and Hallelujah – Directed by Patty Ivins Specht. Produced by Reese Witherspoon, Sara Rea, Wynonna Judd, Cactus Moser, Jason Owen, Bruce Gillmer, Margaret Comeaux, Leslie Fram, Patty Ivins Specht; Producer: Cassie Lambert Scalettar.

Music supervision – movie

Air – Andrea Von Foerster

Quick X – Rachel Levy

Quick Household – Mason Cooper

Like to Love You, Donna Summer time – Tracy McKnight

Entice Jazz – Tamar Davis

WINNER: Trolls Band Collectively – Angela Leus

Soundtrack album

WINNER: Barbie (Unique Movement Image Soundtrack) – Atlantic Data

Creed III (Unique Movement Image Soundtrack) – Dreamville / Interscope Data

Quick X (Unique Movement Image Soundtrack) – Artist Associate Group

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (Unique Movement Image Soundtrack) – Hollywood Data

Spider-Man: Throughout the Spider-Verse (Unique Movement Image Soundtrack) – Boominati Worldwide and Republic Data

Trolls Band Collectively (Unique Movement Image Soundtrack) – RCA Data