Kid Cudi has two records on the shortlist that qualify him for an Oscar this year.
Fresh after appearing on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, the Grammy-winning star shared news that Guns Go Bang with Jay-Z from They fall harder and “Just Look Up” from the film Don’t look up Nominations for the best original song at the Academy Awards 2021.
Cudi posted the shortlist on his Twitter page.
Cudi is not the only musician to be nominated, as Jay-Z, Beyoncé and HER made the shortlist.
Jay-Z is nominated for “Guns Go Bang” with Cudi. The harder they fall and Beyoncé for “Be Alive” King Richard.
If the Hip Hop royal couple is nominated, it will be the first time in Oscar history that a married couple will compete in a category.
HER is nominated for “Automatic Woman” by Bruised, which she wrote with Van Hunt and Starrah.
The finalists in each of these categories and the remaining 2022 Oscar nominees will be announced on February 8th.
The winners will then be honored during the televised ceremony on March 27th.
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