Oscars 2015: A Tribute Mix

It’s that time of year; red carpets full of elaborate gowns, public crying with TMI confessions and righteous indignation flying from left and right!

It’s Award Season!

Here at The DM, we love these few months of the year. The fashion enthralls us; the speeches move us; and for those of us who crave and respect the beauty of cinema, it’s another notch of history for us to witness. To celebrate the big daddy of all award shows, the 87th Academy Awards, we’ve created the Oscars 2015: A Tribute Mix to get you in the mood for the big show! Here’s a handpicked selection of tunes from the nominees for Best Picture and Best Original song.

Oscars 2015: A Tribute Mix:

Best Picture:
American Sniper – The Funeral, performed by: Ennio Morricone
Birdman – Doors & Distance, performed by: Antonia Sanchez
Boyhood – Hero, performed by: Family of the Year
Selma – Glory, performed by: John Lennon & Common
The Grand Budapest Hotel – The Family Desgoffe und Taxis, performed by: Alexandre Desplat
The Imitation Game – The Imitation Game, performed by: Alexandre Desplat
Whiplash – Whiplash, performed by: Hank Levy

Best Original Song:
Everything is Awesome! performed by: Tegan and Sara & The Lonely Island, The Lego Movie
Glory performed by: John Lennon & Common, Selma
Grateful performed by: Rita Ora, Beyond the Lights
I’m Not Gonna Miss You performed by: Glenn Campbell, I’ll Be Me
Lost Stars performed by: Adam Levine, Begin Again


Don’t forget to tune in for the 87th Academy Awards on February 22, 2015 on ABC!

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Rachel Fair

by Rachel Fair

Adopted Kansas Citian, Wannabe Cheetah Girl & Constant Wearer of Headphones. The two great loves of Rachel's life are words and music. Finding solace in both, she is constantly making mixes and finding ways to tell stories through the sounds of others. When she's not creating playlists, she's writing here, blogging there, and tweeting in between.