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“City of Stars” wins Oscar for Best Original Song

February 26 2017, 11:04 PM EST By Lindy Smith


La La Land's “City of Stars” took home the Academy Award for Best Original Song. 

Read more: Here's the full list of 2017 Oscar winners

“City of Stars,” La La Land, music by Justin Hurwitz, lyric by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul was nominated alongside “Audition (The Fools who Dream),” La La Land, music by Justin Hurwitz, lyric by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul; “Can’t Stop the Feeling,” Trolls, music and lyric by Justin Timberlake, Max Martin, and Karl Johan Schuster; “The Empty Chair,” Jim: The James Foley Story, music and lyric by J. Ralph and Sting and “How Far I’ll Go,” Moana, music and lyric by Lin-Manuel Miranda 

“City of Stars” peaked at No. 13 on the Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles Chart.

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