Beyoncé and Thom Yorke go head to head for best song at 2020 Oscars

Beyoncé and Thom Yorke go head to head for best song at 2020 Oscars

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke and US superstar Beyoncé have been named among the nominees for the Best Original Song at the 92nd Academy Awards. Yorke is in the running for Daily Battles from Motherless Brooklyn, while Beyoncé’s Spirit from The Lion King is also recognised for the top prize. Other big-name acts with entries include Elton John and Bernie Taupin’s (I’m Gonna) Love Me Again from the Elton John biopic Rocketman, Randy Newman’s I Can’t…

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Thom Yorke, Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga lead Oscars shortlist

Thom Yorke, Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga lead Oscars shortlist

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke, hip-hop superstar Kendrick Lamar and reigning pop diva Lady Gaga lead the shortlist of the two main music categories for the Oscars in 2019. The category of Best Original Song will see Yorke’s score for the remake of classic horror movie Suspiria battling it out against Kendrick Lamar and SZA’s All The Stars from the Black Panther soundtrack. After being heavily tipped for a Best Actress Oscar, Lady Gaga also received…

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Oscars 2018: Complete winners list

Oscars 2018: Complete winners list

Guillermo del Toro’s dark fantasy The Shape of Water was the big winner at the 90th Academy Awards in Los Angeles last night – winning the most Oscars with four, including best film. In his acceptance speech after being named Best Director, Mexican director Del Toro took aim at President Donald Trump’s immigration crackdown. “I am an immigrant,” he said. “The greatest thing art does and our industry does is erase the lands in the sand. We should continue doing that when the…

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Leonardo DiCaprio uses Oscars speech to address climate change

Leonardo DiCaprio uses Oscars speech to address climate change

He’s finally done it. After six nominations, Leonardo DiCaprio won his first Oscar for survival epic The Revenant last night – and then used his Oscars speech to address climate change. DiCaprio was named best actor at the 88th Academy Awards, with Brie Larson named best actress for Room. Spotlight won home the best picture Oscar with Mad Max: Fury Road picking up the most awards of the night, with six accolades. Mark Rylance scooped the best…

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