Billie Eilish and Hans Zimmer win in music categories – Billboard
The film of the same name ‘No Time to Die’ became the third song from a James Bond film to win the Golden Globe for Best Original Song on Sunday January 9, coming close to an Oscar nomination and possibly to earn. Billie Eilish co-wrote the song with her brother and main collaborator, Finneas O’Connell, for the long-delayed but ultimately successful MGM / United Artists Releasing film.
Adele’s “Skyfall” and Sam Smith’s “Writing’s on the Wall” were Bond’s first Golden Globe-winning songs. They became Bond’s first two Oscar-winning songs.
that of Hans Zimmer Dune (Warner Bros.) won the Globe for Best Original Music. This is Zimmer’s third victory in the category, after The Lion King (1994) and Gladiator (2000). He went on to win the Oscar for The Lion King, although his Gladiator score lost the Oscar to Tan Dun’s Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon.
The Globes are normally one of the top-rated (and most entertaining) awards shows, but NBC declined to air the show this year in response to allegations of financial and ethical breaches and diversity concerns among its members. members (not including a black member), first reported a year ago in The Los Angeles Times. The organization has since revamped its constitution and taken steps to diversify its membership, but many entertainment industry middlemen boycott the rewards until they are convinced the changes are real and permanent.
This year’s Golden Globes were presented at a private event without the presence of celebrities or nominees, and without a live broadcast. They were announced with fanfare on the organization’s website and on social media. So this year’s Golden Globe Awards don’t mean much – except as a possible predictor of how the Oscars might turn out. The Globes have been a fairly reliable predictor of future Oscar glory.
Six of the last 10 Globe winners for Best Original Song have won the Oscar – “Skyfall” from the film of the same name, “Glory” by Selma, “The writing is on the wall” of Spectrum, “City of stars” by La La Land, “Shallow of A star is born and “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again” by Rocket man.
Seven of the last 10 Globe winners for Best Original Music won the Oscar – The Artist, The Life of Pi, The Hateful Eight, La La Land, The Shape of Water, Joker and Soul.
“No Time to Die” appears to be the frontrunner to win the Oscar for Best Original Song. It won a Grammy in March 2021 for Best Song Written for Visual Media and an Award for Song – Feature Film at the Hollywood Music in Media Awards on November 17.
Dune was nominated for Original Score – Feature Film at the Hollywood Music in Media Awards, but lost to Nicholas Britell’s score for Do not seek, which was ignored in the nods of the Globe.
Zimmer is one of six composers to have won at least three Globes for Best Original Score. Maurice Jarre, Dimitri Tiomkin and John Williams are in the lead with four wins each. Alan Menken and Ennio Morricone have also won three times.
The Oscar nominations will be announced on February 8. The rewards will be unveiled on March 27.
The other Globe nominees for Best Original Song were “Be Alive” by king richard (Warner Bros.) – BeyoncÃ© Knowles-Carter, Dixson; “Dos Orugitas” by Encanto (Walt Disney Pictures) – Lin-Manuel Miranda; “Until the joy” of Belfast (Focus Features) – Van Morrison and âHere I Am (Singing My Way Home)â by Respect (MGM / United Artists Releasing) – Jamie Alexander Hartman, Jennifer Hudson, Carole King.
Other nominees for the Globe for Best Original Music were The French dispatch (Searchlight photos) – Alexandre Desplat, Encanto (Walt Disney Pictures) – Germaine Franco, The power of the dog (Netflix) – Jonny Greenwood, and Parallel mothers (Sony Pictures Classic) – Alberto Iglesias.
In related categories, Steven Spielberg’s new version of West Side Story won the award for best film, musical or comedy. Additionally, Rachel Zegler won the award for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy for her role as Maria in that film, which was her theatrical debut. Ariana Debose won the award for Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture for her role of Anita. Rita Moreno won a Globe and an Oscar for playing this role in the original classic 1961 film.
Encanto won the award for best animated film. The soundtrack goes from No.7 to No.1 on the Billboard 200 this week. Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote all the songs on the album.
Andrew Garfield won Best Performance by an Actor in a Musical or Comedy for tick … tick … BOOM!, in which he plays To rent creator Jonathan Larson.