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Ludwig Goransson, Terence Blanchard, and Alexandre Desplat are best soundtrack nominees for 2019 Oscars / The Irish Sun

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MOVIES just wouldn't be as inspiring or fun without their soundtracks that make us tap our feet, snap our fingers and hum along. Here are the Best Original Score nominees at this year's Academy Awards.

Black Panther wowed the audience with its African-influenced tunes. The soundtrack of the American superhero movie was composed by Ludwig Goransson. The 34-year-old Swedish composer, conductor and record producer is responsible for numerous other films' soundtracks, including Venom and Creed.

BlackKklansman's original score was composed by an American jazz musician. The music in the iconic movie was created by Terence Blanchard, and American jazz musician and composer. He supported the Ku Klux Klan crime drama with 23 original songs.

Isle of Dogs wasn't the first time Wed Anderson worked with Alexandre Desplat.  The director and composer have had the pleasure of creating great art before in the movies Fantastic Mr. Fox, Moonrise Kingdom and The Grand Budapest Hotel. Some songs in Isle of Dogs drew inspiration from Japanese cinema. For instance, Akira Kurosawa's Drunken Angel and Seven Samurai. The soundtrack consists of 22 tracks in total, 15 of which are masterpieces of Alexandre.

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