A brace of canicule afterwards bagging a Golden Globe nomination, A R Rahman is already afresh in Oscar chase with his song 'If I Rise' from 127 Hours. The cardinal has fabricated it to the Academy shortlist for the Original Song category.
A absolute of 41 tunes, including the cardinal that Rahman wrote for Danny Boyle's film, will be advised for Oscar considerations by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
Clips featuring the songs will be beheld by the associates of the music branch, who will vote to actuate the final nominees on 6 January, Academy's official website said actualization the account on Thursday.
The nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards will be apparent January 25 while the accolade commemoration will booty abode on 27 February at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood.