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How TV's Music Supervisors Make Your Favorite Moments Pop Through Song

10 days ago   |   By Fortune

Songs used to be the unsung heroes responsible for deepening some of television's most moving moments, such as when creator David Chase melded Journey anthem “Don't Stop Believin' ” to his now-iconic Sopranos finale.
But two years ago, music supervisors-the people who pick and “clear” songs for use in TV shows-finally started getting their due when the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences created an Emmy category for Outstanding Music Supervision. In 2017, Big Little Lies ' Sue Jacobs took home the category's first trophy after unearthing the HBO series's indelible opening...
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