Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Taylor Swift Throws Her Hat in the 2023 Oscar Ring against Lady Gaga with “Carolina”


Taylor Swift has thrown her hat into the 2023 Oscar ring.

Her new single, “Carolina,” is from “Where the Crawdads Sing,” the adaptation of the best selling book. It won’t matter if the movie is a hit, just having Taylor on the charts will propel her into the Oscar ring next winter.

Taylor’s main competition so far for Best Song is Lady Gaga’s hit, “Hold My Hand,” from “Top Gun Maverick.” Of course, it’s a long way to the nominations.

Taylor’s already tried for a nomination with her song from “Cats.” But that didn’t work out because, well, because…

Roger Friedman
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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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