MM Keeravani, Kala Bhairava, and Rahul Sipligunj win Best Original Song in 2023 Golden Globe Awards for “Naatu Naatu” from RRR. They are nominee company Taylor Swift (Where the Crawdads Singnor “Carolina“), Rihanna (Black Panther: Wakanda Forevernor “Lift Me Up“), Lady Gaga (Top Gun: Mavericknor “Hold My Hand”), and Gregory Mann (Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchioby “Ciao Papa”). Earlier in the evening, Justin Hurwitz won Best Original Score for his work BABYLON.
“I am very happy with this wonderful moment,” said MM Keeravani on receiving the award. “It is an old practice to say that this award really belongs to someone else. So I plan not to say those words when I receive an award like this, but I’m sorry to say that I will repeat tradiiton because I mean my words. Keeravani then proceeded to thank them one by one RRRDirector SS Rajamouli, actors NT Rama Rao Jr. and Ram Charan, and the song lyricist, co-composer, programmer, and scene animator.
the 2022 Golden Globe for Best Original Song went to Billie Eilish and Finneas for “No Time to Die.” And Hans Zimmer won Best Original Score for his work Dune. Plus, Lady Gaga nominee for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama, but did not win the Golden Globe.