We’re off the deep finish, probably, in relation to “Shallow” awards-show accolades.
The Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper duet from A Star Is Born took residence one of the best unique music statue on the 2019 Golden Globes on Sunday evening, kicking off what's going to henceforth be often known as Shallow Season. The first two months of the calendar are usually devoted to honoring the standout motion pictures, tv and music from the earlier 12 months, and Gaga’s newest hit has the flexibility to transcend its medium and grow to be a fixture at every main (and non-major) awards ceremony in early 2019.
“Shallow” -- which peaked at No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 and has accrued 148.6 million streams to this point, in line with Nielsen Music -- is the uncommon smash single written for a critically lauded function movie that might dominate on the Grammys and Oscars alike. Not since Celine Dion’s sweeping Titanic epic “My Heart Will Go On,” which received the Grammys for document of the 12 months and music of the 12 months and the Oscar for finest unique music greater than 20 years in the past, does a music pose a legit risk to gobble up such prestigious trophies in a single fell swoop (Eminem’s 2002 eight Mile anthem “Lose Yourself” snagged an Oscar and two Grammys however misplaced on the Golden Globes and within the basic Grammy classes).
Meanwhile, Gaga has been scooping up appearing nominations and incomes Oscar buzz for her nuanced flip as Ally in A Star Is Born seemingly from the second the Cooper-directed remake was launched in early October. Although she misplaced out to Glenn Close in one of the best efficiency by an actress in a movement image - drama class on the Globes on Sunday, Gaga is taken into account a robust contender to land a finest actress nod on the Academy Awards -- and probably go head-to-head with Close as soon as once more, this time for essentially the most coveted movie prize of all.
With Shallow Season formally kicking off this previous weekend, take a look at the important thing 2019 dates to remember whereas monitoring Lady Gaga’s awards season run.
January 6: “Shallow” wins finest unique music on the Golden Globes. "I'm so grateful to Bradley for this chance, and for singing this stunning music with me," Gaga writes in a celebratory Instagram caption.
January 12: BRIT Awards nominations introduced. No shot for “Shallow” right here, as all of the music classes are restricted to tracks from British artists, though Gaga might rating a nod within the worldwide feminine solo artist class, which she received in 2010 and has since been nominated in twice.
January 13: Critics’ Choice Awards. Gaga is nominated for finest actress as a part of A Star Is Born’s 9 whole nominations, whereas “Shallow” is up for finest music. One week after a largely disappointing Globes exhibiting for A Star Is Born, the movie might regain some momentum right here.
January 22: Academy Awards nominations introduced. Gaga is vying for a finest actress nod, in fact, and “Shallow” is a near-lock to compete for finest unique music. Gaga was nominated within the latter class three years in the past, for her Diane Warren collaboration “Til It Happens to You” from The Hunting Ground. The music misplaced out to Sam Smith’s “Writing’s on the Wall” from Spectre.
January 27: SAG Awards.A Star Is Born leads the movie nominations with 4 nods, together with Gaga for excellent efficiency by a feminine actor in a number one position. The Screen Actors Guild Awards wouldn't have a music class, in order that they’ll be removed from the “Shallow” then.
February 10: Grammy Awards. “Shallow” will compete in 4 classes: document of the 12 months, music of the 12 months, finest pop duo/group efficiency and finest music written for visible media. Gaga has received six Grammys over the course of her profession however has but to win within the basic classes; a “Shallow” victory in both document or music of the 12 months would finish that drought. Aside from “Shallow,” Gaga might additionally take residence a finest pop solo efficiency trophy for the piano model of “Joanne (Where Do You Think You’re Goin’?)” at this 12 months’s Grammys. Not shockingly, the “Shallow” nods signify Bradley Cooper’s first Grammy nominations; for the reason that actor-director didn't co-write the music, he would solely obtain a trophy if the music received document of the 12 months or finest pop duo/group efficiency.
February 24: Academy Awards. If Gaga and Cooper don’t carry out “Shallow” on the Grammys, search for Jackson Maine and Ally to trot out their signature duet reside for the primary time on the Oscars, the place one of the best unique music nominees are historically carried out onstage (Gaga has been enjoying the music solo at her Las Vegas residency, which kicked off in December). If Gaga takes residence finest actress, she would grow to be the primary musical artist to take action since 1987, when Cher received for Moonstruck. If she wins finest actress and finest unique music on the identical Oscar evening? Since it’s by no means occurred earlier than, Gaga would make historical past.