The 2019 Academy Awards are right around the corner, and while many are anticipating to see who will take home the Oscars for Best Picture, many are speculating if either "Shallow" by Lady Gaga from A Star Is Born or "All The Stars" by Kendrick Lamar and SZA from Black Panther will take home the Oscar for Best Original Song. This years contenders include “I’ll Fight” from RBG by Diane Warren and Jennifer Hudson, “The Place Where Lost Things Go” from Mary Poppins Returns by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman and “When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs For Wings” from The Ballad of Buster Scruggs by David Rawlings and Gillian Welch. In the past this award has gone to well-accomplished movies such as Titanic, 8 Mile, Selma, Slumdog Millionaire and of course Hustle and Flow.
We’ve curated a playlist of some of our favorite tracks that have won the prestigious award over the years. Get into the Oscars mood with the playlist below and reminisce with us.