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Listen to the Oscar nominees for original song

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Bradley Cooper, left, and Lady Gaga in a scene fr
This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Bradley Cooper, left, and Lady Gaga in a scene from “A Star is Born.”
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Well, here’s a motley crew.

Hip-hop heavyweight Kendrick Lamar, songwriting powerhouse Diane Warren, Broadway darlings Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, pop star and actress Lady Gaga and Americana heroes Gillian Welch and David Rawlings all found themselves in the same Oscar race for original song when Motion Picture Academy nominations were announced Tuesday morning.

Their songs bolstered Oscar momentum for “Black Panther,” “RBG,” “Mary Poppins Returns,” “A Star Is Born” and “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs.”

FULL COVERAGE: 2019 Oscar nominations »

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And the nominees are...

“All the Stars” (from “Black Panther”)

“I’ll Fight” (from “RBG”)

“The Place Where Lost Things Go” (from “Mary Poppins Returns”)

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“Shallow” (from “A Star Is Born”)

“When a Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings” (from “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs”)

james.reed@latimes.com

Twitter: @jreedwrites


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