The 2023 Golden Globe Awards ceremony occurred final evening (January 10), and whereas the proceedings are targeted on TV and films, music makes its approach into the combo, too. Particularly, there are two music classes: Finest Unique Rating, Movement Image and Finest Unique Track, Movement Image. The previous was received by Justin Hurwitz’s work on Babylon.
As for the latter, songs by Taylor Swift (“Carolina” from The place The Crawdads Sing), Rihanna (“Lift Me Up” from Black Panther: Wakanda Endlessly), and Woman Gaga (“Hold My Hand” from Prime Gun: Maverick) have been in rivalry. None of these ended up successful, although. As an alternative, the Finest Unique Track award went to Kala Bhairava, M. M. Keeravani, and Rahul Sipligunj’s “Naatu Naatu,” a Telugu-language music from the hit 2022 Indian film RRR.
Whereas “Naatu Naatu” is probably not backed by the star energy of a music by Gaga, Rihanna, or Swift (amongst American/English-speaking audiences, a minimum of), it has achieved huge reputation with over 111 million views on YouTube. That places it proper up there with its opponents: “Maintain My Hand” has 138 million views whereas “Raise Me Up” is at about 92 million and “Carolina” has round 8 million.
Rihanna was in attendance and was a superb sport, as she made positive to supply her congratulations to the oldsters behind RRR.
THIS! Rihanna has such class. As she and Rocky stroll by (I believe to the toilet) Rihanna congratulates the RRR desk for his or her greatest authentic music win for Naatu Naatu in her class. pic.twitter.com/8CM2seXFVd
— Chris Gardner (@chrissgardner) January 11, 2023
In the meantime, RRR was additionally up for Finest Image, Overseas Language, however that award went to Argentina, 1985.
Discover the total checklist of 2023 Golden Globe winners here and hearken to “Naatu Naatu” beneath.