The winners of this year’s Guild of Music Supervisors Awards are in, and women have dominated the space! Music Supervisor Mandi Collier (Film category) took home two Best Music Supervision awards (for Sylvie’s Love and Zola); Liza Richardson (Television category) (“Narcos”, “The Watchmen”) for “Lovecraft Country” Season 1, and Raphaelle Lima (Video Games category) for FIFA 22! The ceremony also honored Diane Warren (Pearl Harbor, Armageddon) with the Icon Award, and Mitchell Leib (The Muppets, “Grey’s Anatomy”) with the Legacy Award. Congratulations to all the winners at this year’s awards!
Tessa Thompson and Nnamdi Asomugha star in a swoony love story that wonderfully rethinks the classic Hollywood melodrama. – Manohla Dargis, New York Times
There is romance, drama, and music in Eugene Ashe’s Sylvie’s Love, now streaming on Amazon Prime Video! Starring Tessa Thompson (Annihilation, Creed, Dear White People) and Nnamdi Asomugha, the film features original music by Fabrice Lecomte, including the track, “B.-Loved (feat. Cecile McLorin Savant,” which was released last week as an instant-grat track. Lakeshore Records has released the 24-track album timed with the film’s release on December 23, 2020. See the full album tracklist below, but be warned: there might be film spoilers.
A song version of its main theme closes the movie, sung in French by acclaimed vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant, who also penned the lyrics. – Jazziz
Lakeshore Records will release Sylvie’s Love—Amazon Original Motion Picture Soundtrack featuring music by Fabrice Lecomte (Dead Heat). New York-based Lecomte has created the heart and soul of the romantic drama with his emotive orchestrations and his keen knack for jazz—both styles crucial to the film’s storyline. Lakeshore will release a single/instant grat titled “B.-Loved (French Version)” that features the remarkable Cécile McLorin Salvant on vocals. Also appearing on the soundtrack are The Dickie Brewster Quartet, Samantha Sidley, and a performance by Eva Longoria. The single is out now digitally as an instant-grat track and the album will be released digitally on December 23.
Ashe also beautifully envelops the lovely period piece with a mixture of songs from the time, as well as new music written by Fabrice LeComte, giving it a real sense of the era along with a nice jazz rhythm throughout. – Deadline
Watch the trailer for Sylvie’s Love starring Tessa Thompson and Nnamdi Asomugha, premiering December 23, 2020 on Amazon Prime! The film features score by Fabrice Lecomte. More film details below.