Golden Globe Awards 2014: Taylor Swift, Coldplay, Justin Timberlake, U2 Nominated
If you were up as the sun rose and watching either TV or your Twitter feed, then you no doubt saw nominations for the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards flying by. Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave and David O. Russell’s American Hustle lead the pack with seven nods apiece.
As for the music categories, Coldplay earned a Best Original Song nomination for “Atlas,” from the soundtrack to current box office champ The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, while others recognized in the category include U2 for Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom’s “Ordinary Love”, Taylor Swift for One Chance’s “Sweeter Than Fiction” (co-written by fun.‘s Jack Antonoff) and Justin Timberlake, among other co-writers and co-performers, for Inside Llewyn Davis’ “Please Mr. Kennedy.”
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will return to host the 2014 Golden Globes in Beverly Hills, on January 12. Head below to catch the full roundup of Best Original Song and Best Original Score nominees.
“Atlas” (Coldplay), The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
“Let It Go” (performed by Idina Menzel), Frozen
“Ordinary Love” (U2), Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
“Please Mr. Kennedy” (Justin Timberlake, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver), Inside Llewyn Davis
“Sweeter Than Fiction” (Taylor Swift), One Chance
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE – MOTION PICTURE
Alex Ebert , All is Lost
Alex Heffes, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
Steven Price, Gravity
John Williams, The Book Thief
Hans Zimmer, 12 Years a Slave
See the full list of Golden Globe nominees here.
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