The Guild of Music Supervisors held its 12th annual awards ceremony virtually to celebrate outstanding achievement in the craft of music supervision in film, television, documentaries, games, advertising and trailers.
Tv music executive Mandi Collier at Amazon Studios took home two awards for her work on ‘Sylie’s Love’ and ‘Zola’ while the Oscar-nominated original song “Dos Oruguitas” from Encanto by Lin-Manuel Miranda won for Best Song Written and/or Recorded for a Film.
Legendary songwriter and record producer Diane Warren was presented with this year’s Icon Award and music supervisor Mitchell Leib took home the Legacy Award.
On March 20, presenters included Hollywood luminaries such as Javier Bardem, Jessica Chastain, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kristen Wiig, Annie Mumolo, Ryan Tedder, Marlon Wayans, Dave Burd aka Lil Dicky, Rickey Minor, Rufus Wainwright and more
The 12th Annual Guild of Music Supervisors Awards was produced by President Joel C. High, Vice President Madonna Wade-Reed and former GMS President Thomas Golubić. Show Production was handled by Angelia Bibbs-Sanders from ABS Collective with Talent Producer, Jessica Milten, and Technical Production by Nick Urbom from Big Push Media Group.
Look at the full list of winners below:
Best Music Supervision for Film Budgeted Over $25 Million
Steven Gizicki – 'Tick, Tick… Boom!'
Best Music Supervision for Film Budgeted Under $25 Million
Julianne Jordan, Justine von Winterfeldt – 'Barb And Star Go To Vista Del Mar'
Best Music Supervision for Film Budgeted Under $10 Million
Mandi Collier, Frankie Pine – 'Sylvie’s Love'
Best Music Supervision for Film Budgeted Under $5 Million
Mandi Collier, Jen Malone, Nicole Weisberg – 'Zola'
Best Song Written and/or Recorded for a Film
“Dos Oruguitas” from 'Encanto'
Songwriter: Lin-Manuel Miranda
Performer: Sebastián Yatra
Music Supervisor: Tom MacDougall
Best Music Supervision – Television Drama
Liza Richardson – 'Lovecraft Country' – Season 1
Best Music Supervision – Television Comedy or Musical
Janet Lopez – 'The White Lotus' – Season 1
Best Music Supervision – Reality Television
Sarah Bromberg, Stephanie Diaz-Matos, Eric Medina – 'Sweet Life: Los Angeles' – Season 1
Best Music Supervision – Television Movie
Laura Webb, Lindsay Wolfington – 'To All The Boys: Always And Forever'
Best Song Written and/or Recorded for Television
Title: 'F*** The Pain Away'
Songwriter: Merrill Nisker (aka Peaches)
Performers: The Moordale Singers and Oli Julian
Program: 'Sex Education'
Episodes 302 and 307
Music Supervisor: Matt Biffa
Best Music Supervision for a Documentary
Angela Asistio – 'Val'
Best Music Supervision in a Docuseries
Aminé Ramer – HBO Music Box Series: 'Mr. Saturday Night', 'Woodstock 99: Peace, Love, And Rage', 'Juice WRLD: Into the Abyss', 'DMX: Don’t Try To Understand', 'Jagged', 'Listening to Kenny G'
Best Music Supervision in a Trailer
Toddrick Spalding – 'King Richard'
Best Music Supervision in Advertising (Synch)
Jonathan Wellbelove – Apple – 'iPhone 12 – Fumble'
Best Music Supervision in Advertising (Original Music)
Jonathan Hecht, Sarah Tembeckjian – New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, The Trombone Shorty Foundation – 'Rise And Shine'
Best Music Supervision in a Video Game
Raphaella Lima, Cybele Pettus, Ben Werdegar – 'FIFA 22'