Paisley wrote and recorded “Collision of Worlds” for the Cars 2 soundtrack, while Brown along with Wyatt Durrette, Drew Pearson, and Anne Preven penned “Where the River Goes” for the Footloose soundtrack. Brown also recorded the track. The two songs are in contention with 37 other finalists.
The final nominees will be revealed on January 24th, and the Academy Awards will take place on February 26th in Los Angeles.
Good luck to Brad & Zac!