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Diane Warren Apologizes for “Misunderstanding” After Questioning Number of Songwriters on Beyonce Album

Diane Warren has issued an apology after facing criticism for her tweets that seemingly called out the songwriting credits listed on Beyoncé’s seventh studio album, Renaissance. In a tweet Monday, Warren posed the question, “How can there be 24 writers on a song?” alongside an eye-rolling emoji. Warren then followed up with another tweet: “This […]

Academy’s Governors Awards: Michael J. Fox Tapped for Hersholt Award, Diane Warren, Peter Weir and Euzhan Palcy Set for Honorary Oscars

Beloved actor and Parkinson’s disease activist Michael J. Fox will be celebrated with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award while 13-time songwriting Oscar bridesmaid Diane Warren, six-time directing-writing Oscar runner-up Peter Weir and trailblazing Black director Euzhan Palcy will collect honorary Oscars at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 13th Governors Awards on Nov. […]

Iggy Pop and Diane Warren Awarded Sweden’s Polar Music Prize

On Tuesday, Iggy Pop and the Ensemble intercontemporain were each presented with the 2022 Polar Music Prize at a ceremony in Stockholm. The award, which celebrates excellence in music, is given each year to one popular music artist and one classical artist. Songwriter Diane Warren also accepted the 2020 honor at the ceremony, since COVID […]

Oscars Snubs: ‘Belfast,’ ‘West Side Story’ Win Only One Award Each as ‘Power of the Dog’ Cinematographer Fails to Make History

Going into the 2022 Oscars, Belfast and West Side Story were each seen as possible best picture winners by pundits and Oscar observers, and both were considered major awards contenders all season. But at the end of Sunday night’s ceremony, the films — each of which received seven Oscar nominations — had won only one […]

Travis Barker, Sheila E, DJ D-Nice to Perform at Oscars

Will Packer and Shayla Cowan, producers of the 94th Academy Awards, today announced special musical performers set to appear during the Oscars ceremony and Governors Ball. In addition to an orchestra, the event will feature an all-star band comprised of musical director Adam Blackstone, blink-182 drummer Travis Barker, singer and percussionist Sheila E and pianist […]

Diane Warren Looks Back on Her Oscar-Nominated Songs

The prolific songwriter scored a fresh nod this year for “Somehow You Do” from ‘Four Good Days,’ and remembers all of the times she left the Academy Awards empty-handed.

Oscars: Beyonce and Billie Eilish Among Best Song Nominees

Fellow first-time Oscar nominees Beyoncé and Billie Eilish are among the musicians in the mix for best original song after the 94th annual Academy Awards nominations were announced Tuesday. Beyoncé’s song “Be Alive,” with music and lyrics by the music superstar and DIXSON, was one of six nominations for King Richard, which tells the real-life […]

Diane Warren, Nicholas Britell and Jonny Greenwood Lead Society of Composers & Lyricists Nominations

Composers Nicholas Britell and Jonny Greenwood and songwriter Diane Warren are among the multiple nominees for the third annual Society of Composers & Lyricists Awards, to be held at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 1. Britell, known for his collaborations with writer-director Barry Jenkins, is nominated for his score in the […]

Dan and Eugene Levy Set for Honors at Glenn Close’s Bring Change to Mind Gala

Glenn Close and her nonprofit, Bring Change to Mind, are finalizing details for the 9th annual Revels & Revelations gala. The Dec. 2 event — to be held in-person at New York’s City Winery with an option for virtual attendance for prospective guests — will honor Eugene and Dan Levy and Outerbanks star Chase Stokes […]

Oscars Snubs: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis and ‘Trial of the Chicago 7’ Shut Out

Others failing to win at this year's awards ceremony after multiple nominations included Glenn Close and Diane Warren.

Diane Warren Performs Her 12 Oscar-Nominated Songs in 5 Minutes (Video)

The legendary songwriter is hoping to win for the first time this year, for "Io si (Seen)" from 'The Life Ahead.'

Diane Warren Shares Humorous Dating Profile: “I Like Them Short, Bald, Smooth and Golden”

"Yes, I'm single. Yes, I'm looking," reads the Oscar hopeful's profile, which she shared on social media Tuesday.