Mariah Carey, Nick Jonas nominated for Golden Globe Awards

Sony Pictures AnimationMariah Carey and Nick Jonas have both received Golden Globe nominations in the category of Best Original Song from a Motion Picture.

Mariah is nominated for “The Star,” which she co-wrote with Marc Shaiman.  It’s from the animated Christmas movie of the same name.  As for Nick, he’s nominated for “Home,” from the upcoming animated movie Ferdinand.  He co-wrote the song with Justin Tranter and Nick Monson.

Their competition includes “Mighty River,” a song from the movie Mudbound, written by Mary J. Blige, Raphael Saadiq and Taura Stinson, and Coco’s “Remember Me,” written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, the team who brought you Frozen. 

Also nominated are the Oscar-winning duo of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul for “This Is Me,” from the movie The Greatest Showman.  They also wrote the lyrics for all of the songs in La La Land.

The 75th Golden Globes will air Sunday, January 7, 2018 on NBC, with Seth Meyers as host.

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