And the awards and records keep coming for the Twilight Saga! The latest honor for Twilight is a nomination for a Grammy in the category Best Compilation Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media .
The Twilight soundtrack is competing against:
# Cadillac Records
[Music World Music/Columbia]
# Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds
[A Band Apart/Warner Bros.]
# Slumdog Millionaire
# True Blood
[Summit Ent./Chop Shop/Atlantic]
Grammy.com explains about this category: Award to the Artist(s) and/or Producer(s) of a majority of the tracks on the album, or to the individual(s) actively responsible for the concept and musical direction and for the selection of artists, songs and producers, as applicable.
Complete nominees here.
The Twilight soundtrack recently won an American Music Award (note that both awards/nominations are for Twiligh, not New Moon, that would be next year).
Congrats to all the artists on the soundtrack, especially to Rob and his gang Sam Bradley, Bobby Long, Marcus Foster.
Also, Decode is nominated in the category Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
# The Climb (From Hannah Montana: The Movie)
Jessi Alexander & Jon Mabe, songwriters (Miley Cyrus)
[Walt Disney Records; Publishers: Vistaville Music, Hopeless Rose Music, Music Of Stage Three, Mabe It Big Music.]
# Decode (From Twilight)
Josh Farro, Hayley Williams & Taylor York, songwriters (Paramore)
[Summit Ent./Chop Shop/Atlantic; Publishers: WB Music Corp/But Father, I Just Want To Sing Music/Josh’s Music/FBR Music, Meaux Hits/Hunterboro Music, Rimutaka Music.]
# Jai Ho (From Slumdog Millionaire)
Gulzar, A.R. Rahman & Tanvi Shah, songwriters (A.R. Rahman, Sukhvinder Singh, Tanvi Shah, Mahalaxmi Iyer & Vijay Prakash)
[N.E.E.T./Interscope Records; Publisher: KM Musiq.]
# Once In A Lifetime (From Cadillac Records)
Ian Dench, James Dring, Amanda Ghost, Beyoncé Knowles, Scott McFarnon & Jody Street, songwriters (Beyoncé)
[Music World Music/Columbia; Publishers: B-Day Publishing/EMI April Music, Amanda Ghost Bucks Music Group Ltd./EMI Blackwood, Red Ink Music Ltd., Ian Dench Music/Songs of Kobalt Music, Chrysalis Music.]
# The Wrestler (From The Wrestler)
Bruce Springsteen, songwriter (Bruce Springsteen)
[Columbia; Publisher: Bruce Springsteen.]
Go Twilight :).