Golden Globes 2012 Best Original Song Nominees



The Golden Globes nominees have been announced and the music industry was not left out in the cold: our favorite award category at the Globes is Best Original Song (naturally) and there are some great nominees this year!

Lady Gaga, Elton John, and Madonna are among the list of the honoured. The movies their songs appear in range from super-well-known like The Help to under-the-radar like Albert Nobbs, but they're all beautiful, strong contenders.

Here are the nominees:

"Hello Hello", from Gnomeo & Juliet
Music by: Elton John (performed by Lady Gaga and Elton John)
Lyrics by: Bernie Taupin



"The Keeper", from Machine Gun Preacher
Music & Lyrics by: Chris Cornell



"Lay Your Head Down", from Albert Nobbs
Music by: Brian Byrne
Lyrics by: Glenn Close



"The Living Proof", from The Help
Music by: Mary J. Blige, Thomas Newman, Harvey Mason, Jr.
Lyrics by: Mary J. Blige, Harvey Mason, Jr., Damon Thomas



"Masterpiece", from W.E.
Music & Lyrics by: Madonna, Julie Frost, Jimmy Harry



Who do YOU think should win the award? Will you be tuning in for the performances? Let us know in the comments!

-SJ