Dazu der Text auf ej.com: April 12, 2011 Vote for Gnomeo & Juliet Animated film nominated for Movie Award By the Editor/eltonjohn.com Gnomeo & Juliet, the hit animated film produced by Rocket Pictures and with music by Elton, has been shortlisted in the Animation category for the National Movie Awards (produced in association with the UK Film and Cinema Industry). If you have enjoyed Gnomeo & Juliet and would like to vote for this film please visit this link and place your vote. Voting closes on Monday April 18, so do vote soon!
Elton John and Madonna have each picked up a nomination in the Best Original Song from a Motion Picture category at the Golden Globes.
John's nomination is with lyricist Bernie Taupin on the song Hello Hello from the animated film Gnomeo and Juliet. The recorded version of the song features Elton with Lady Gaga. Madonna is up for Masterpiece, the song she wrote for the movie W.E., which she also directed. Also nominated for Best Original Song are The Keeper from the film Machine Gun Preacher, music and lyrics by Chris Cornell; Lay Your Head Down from the film i, music by Brian Byrne, lyrics by Glenn Close; and The Living Proof from the film The Help, music by Mary J. Blige, Thomas Newman and Harvey Mason, Jr., lyrics by Blige, Mason and Damon Thomas. http://www.vintagevinylnews.com/2011/12/...nd-madonna.html
Elton hat mit Hello Hello und Love Builds A Garden 2 x die Chance auf eine Oscar-Nominierung. Das Schöne ist ja, dass es in den deutschen Online-Medien so dargestellt wird, als ob von Lady Gaga bei Hello Hello der Hauptanteil beigesteuert worden ist und Elton ist lediglich der Duettpartner...;) http://www.oscars.org/press/pressreleases/2011/20111219.html