Oscar doesn’t always hang with the cool kids. Here’s a quick list of a bunch of songs you know that were nominated but did not win.
1973. Live and Let Die – Paul McCartney from the movie Live and Let Die.
1977. Nobody Does It Better – Carly Simon (Marvin Hamlisch/Carole Bayer Sager) from the movie Nobody Does It Better
1979. Rainbow Connection – Paul Williams/Kenneth Ascher from the movie The Muppet Movie
1981. For Your Eyes Only – Sheena Easton (Bill Conti/Mick Leeson) from the movie For Your Eyes Only
1982. Eye Of The Tiger – Survivor (Jim Peterik/Frankie Sullivan) from the movie Rocky 3
1984. Footloose – Kenny Loggins from the movie Footloose
1985. The Power Of Love – Huey Lewis (Chris Hayes/Johnny Colla) from the movie Back To The Future
1990. Blaze Of Glory – Jon Bon Jovi from the movie Young Guns 2
1998. I Don’t Wanna Miss A Thing – Aerosmith (Diane Warren) from the movie Armageddon
1999. Blame Canada – South Park (Trey Parker/Marc Shaiman) from the movie South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut