This year's winners are set to be revealed at the annual Academy Awards ceremony on 9 February.
John Williams and Randy Newman are also among the semi-finalists in those categories for the 92nd annual Academy Awards.
With his award-winning The Shape Of Water score, Alexandre Desplat furthered a stunningly varied career as one of Hollywood’s most inventive composers.
The Queen biopic has moved almost 1.5 million copies on disc and digital download in the UK since its release in February.
After breaking box office records around the world, the much-acclaimed film premiered on HBO on Saturday, 6 July.
The 27th annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party raised over $6.3 million for the global effort to end AIDS.
Rami Malek won the coveted Best Actor while Olivia Colman won Best Actress.
'Bohemian Rhapsody', the widely-acclaimed biopic about late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, is up for five Oscars including Best Picture.
'Retrospective I' will be issued on 26 April as a deluxe hardcover book edition, with seven albums featuring Jóhannsson’s earlier works.
'A Star Is Born' is nominated for Best Picture whilst Cooper and Lady Gaga are nominated for Best Actor and Actress respectively.
The winners will be revealed at this year's ceremony on Sunday, 24 February, starting at 8PM ET.
The five Best Original Song nominees will be announced along with the rest of the Oscar nominees on 22 January.
Gaga's role in the movie has generated awards buzz since 'A Star Is Born’s debut at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival.
Other new members from the music world include Prince & The Revolution's Lisa Coleman and Wendy Melvoin, Sufjan Stevens and German pianist Hauschka.
A rare gold record for 'I Walk The Line' auctioned after country icon Johnny Cash's death has been purchased by the Johnny Cash Museum in Nashville.