2023 Emmy Nominees: Music Categories

Nominations for the 75th Emmy Awards were announced, including the nominees in music categories such as, Outstanding Music Supervision, Outstanding Music Composition For A Series; Limited Series, Movie or Special; and Documentary Series or Special, as well as Original Main Title Theme Music and Original Music and Lyrics.

Check out all the nominees and their work below, including links to view the music from the nominated episodes and series.


Outstanding Music Supervision

Frankie Pine, Music Supervisor

Nominated Episode: S1· E8 · Track 8: Looks Like We Made It

All music from Daisy Jones and the Six S1

Prime Video


Nora Felder, Music Supervisor

Nominated Episode: S4 · E9 · Chapter Nine: The Piggyback

All music from Strange Things S4



Tony Von Pervieux, Music Supervisor
Christa Miller, Music Supervisor

Nominated Episode: S3 · E12 · So Long, Farewell

All music from Ted Lasso S3

Apple TV+


​​Robin Urdang, Music Supervisor

Nominated Episode: S5 · E9 · Four Minutes

All music from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel S5

Prime Video


Gabe Hilfer, Music Supervisor

Nominated Episode: S2 · E3 · Bull Elephants

All music from The White Lotus S2


Outstanding Music Composition For A Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Music by Nicholas Britell

Nominated Episode: S1 · E12 · Rix Road
All music from Andor S1



Music by Gustavo Santaolalla

Nominated Episode: S1 · E03 · Long, Long Time
All music from The Last of Us S1



Music by Nicholas Britell

Nominated Episode: S4 · E03 · Connor’s Wedding
All music from Succession S4



Music by Danny Elfman
Music by Chris Bacon

Nominated Episode: S1 · E2 · Woe Is The Loneliest Number
All music from Wednesday S1



Music by Cristobal Tapia de Veer

Nominated Episode: S2 · E4 · In the Sandbox
All music from The White Lotus S2


Outstanding Music Composition For A Limited Series Or Anthology Series, Movie Or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Music by John Debney

Hocus Pocus 2



Music by Laura Karpman

Nominated Episode: S1 · E5 · Time and Again
All music from Ms. Marvel S1



Music by Sarah Schachner




Music by Ariel Marx

Nominated Episode: S1 · E7 · What Can Be Saved
All music from A Small Light S1

National Geographic


Music by Leo Birenberg
Music by Zach Robinson

Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

The Roku Channel

Outstanding Music Composition For A Documentary Series Or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Music by Tony Morales

Nominated Episode: S1 · E6 · Veracruz
All music from Eva Longoria: Searching For Mexico S1



Music by James Newton Howard

Nominated Episode: S1 · E1 · Gang of Outsiders
All music from Light & Magic S1



Music by Blake Neely

Pamela, A Love Story



Music by Hans Zimmer
Music by Anže Rozman
Music by Kara Talve

Nominated Episode: S2 · E2 · Badlands
All music from Prehistoric PlanetS2

Apple TV+


Music by John Powell

Still: A Michael J. Fox Movie

Apple TV+

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Andor (Main Title Theme) by Nicholas Britell

Andor Soundtrack



Cabinet of Curiosities Main Title by Holly Amber Church

Guillermo Del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities Soundtrack



Main Title by Laura Karpman

Ms. Marvel Soundtrack



The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Main Title by Howard Shore

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power Soundtrack

Prime Video


Wednesday Main Titles by Danny Elfman

Wednesday Soundtrack


Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

Marriage Is A Dungeon (Max and Bracia’s Duet)

by Ginny & Georgia Cast, Sara Waisglass, Tameka Griffiths, Lili Haydn, Ben Bromfield

from Ginny & Georgia · Season 2 · Episode 8 · Hark! Darkness Descends!

Music and lyrics by: Lili Haydn



Fought & Lost

by Sam Ryder

from Ted Lasso · Season 3 · Episode 11 · Mom City

Music and lyrics by: Tom Howe, Jamie Hartman, Sam Ryder

Apple TV+


A Beautiful Game

by Ed Sheeran

from Ted Lasso · Season 3 · Episode 12 · So Long, Farewell

Music and lyrics by: Ed Sheeran, Foy Vance, Max Martin

Apple TV+


All About Me

by Rosanny Zayas, The L Word: Generation Q Ensemble

from The L Word: Generation Q · Season 3 · Episode 6 · Questions For The Universe

Music and lyrics by: Heather McIntosh, Taura Stinson, Allyson Newman



Your Personal Trash Man Can

by The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Cast

from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel · Season 5 · Episode 4 · Susan

Music and lyrics by: Thomas Mizer, Curtis Moore

Prime Video


Now You Know

by Weird Al Yankovic

from Weird: The Al Yankovic Story

Music and lyrics by: Al Yankovic

The Roku Channel


View the full list of nominees for the 2023 Emmy Awards. Curious how an Emmy is won? Check out this infographic that describes the nomination and voting process.

The Creative Arts Emmy Awards will be presented on September 9th and 10th. The 75th Primetime Emmy Awards show will broadcast live from the Peacock Theater at L.A. Live in Los Angeles at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on September 18th.

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