We are only two months away from the Oscars, and members of the Academy are hard at work trying to decide who best deserves one of those five nomination slots.
Today, they released their shortlist for Best Original Song which tops out at an impressive 41 songs.
But we can already make an educated guess as to which five will be competition on Oscar night based on who the Golden Globes and the Critics’ Choice Awards favored, and none of them involve Justin Bieber
or Debbie Gibson
“I See the Light” from “Tangled
” earned a Best Song nod from both, as did “If I Rise” from “127 Hours” and “You Haven’t Seen the Last of Me” from “Burlesque
.” Randy Newman
’s “We Belong Together” from “Toy Story 3
″ also seems a lock, since all of Newman’s songs for Disney/Pixar have scored nominations over the years.
But, there are a