AR Rahman gets 2 Oscar nominations
AR Rahman gets two Oscar nominations for his music in Danny Boyle’s film 127 Hours in the categories of Best Song and Best Original Score.
If I Rise, the 45-year-old singer-composer’s collaboration with British pop star Dido, has been nominated in the Best Song category. The nominees in the Best Song category are Coming Home from Country Strong, I See the Light from Tangled and We Belong Together from Toy Story 3.
Rahman will also be competing for the Best Original Score trophy with John Powell (How to Train Your Dragon), Hans Zimmer (Inception), Alexandre Desplat (The King’s Speech) and Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross (The Social Network).