Bo Burnham’s Inside and its song “All Eyes on Me,” H.E.R.’s Oscar-winning song from Judas and the Black Messiah, the Oscar-winning score from Soul and the scores from Warner Bros’ Dune and Netflix’s Bridgerton were among the film and TV works nominated for Grammy Awards on Tuesday.
The pair of noms mark the latest kudos for Burnham’s Inside, the musical comedy special he shot on his own during the pandemic, after it scored three Primetime Emmy wins. Today he scored a nomination in both the Best Music Film and Best Song Written For Visual Media.
The Best Song Written For Visual Media category also included H.E.R.’s Oscar-winning Original Song “Fight For You” from Judas and the Black Messiah and another Oscar Song nominee, Leslie Odom’s Jr’s “Speak Now,” from One Night in Miami. Joining the group are Jennifer Hudson’s “Here I Am (Singing My Way Home)” from the Aretha Franklin biopic Respect, “Agatha All Along” from WandaVision, and Pink’s “All I Know So Far” from P!nk: All I Know So Far.
One Night In Miami and Respect also scored noms in the Best Compilation Soundtrack For Visual Media category, joined by Cruella, Dear Evan Hanson, In the Heights, Schmigadoon! and The United States Vs. Billie Holiday.
In the Best Music Film category, Inside was joined by Spike Lee’s David Byrne’s American Utopia, Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter To Los Angeles featuring Billie Eilish, Music, Money, Madness…Jimi Hendrix In Maui, and Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson’s Summer of Soul.
Kris Bowers’ Bridgeton score and Hans Zimmer’s Dune score made the Best Score Soundtrack For Visual Media list along with Ludwig Göransson’s The Mandalorian (Season 2), Carlos Rafael Rivera’s The Queen’s Gambit, and Oscar winner Soul from Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross.
Batiste, the Late Night with Stephen Colbert star, led all Grammy nominees Tuesday with 11.