FILE - This Feb. 27, 2011, file photo shows composer Randy Newman posing backstage with the Oscar for best original song for “We Belong Together" from “Toy Story 3" at the 83rd Academy

 

              FILE - This Feb. 27, 2011, file photo shows composer Randy Newman posing backstage with the Oscar for best original song  for “We Belong Together" from “Toy Story 3" at the 83rd Academy
FILE - This Feb. 27, 2011, file photo shows composer Randy Newman posing backstage with the Oscar for best original song for “We Belong Together" from “Toy Story 3" at the 83rd Academy Awards in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. Newman is weighing in on the presidential election, and he's playing the race card through a song he wrote. I’m Dreaming” is full of satirical, sarcastic _ and signature Newman _ anecdotes about someone who votes for the president because he is white. It features the refrain: “I’m dreaming of a white president.” Newman is openly supporting President Barack Obama. He says though the song is serious, he wants the public to find comedic relief in it. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)