1983 Academy Award Nominees
Best Original Song from a Motion Picture
Flashdance: Giorgio Moroder, Keith Forsey, Irene Cara [Song: Flashdance...What a Feeling]
Flashdance: Michael Sembello, Dennis Matkosky [Song: Maniac]
Tender Mercies: Austin Roberts, Bobby Hart [Song: Over You]
Yentl: Michel Legrand, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman [Song: Papa, Can You Hear Me?]
Yentl: Michel Legrand, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman [Song: The Way He Makes Me Feel]
. . .and the Oscar goes to:
"What a Feeling!" by Irene CARA!!!
It made the film FLASHDANCE a monster success, and also went to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Too bad the song "Gloria" by Laura Brannigan is not on this soundtrack, because it was in the film.