True Blood is Nominated for Grammy Awards

December 2, 2010 by  

Fans Enjoy True Blood’s Sound

The Grammy Award nominees were just announced, and True Blood found itself with two nominations for it’s wonderful music from Season 2!

The first award True Blood was nominated for is for it’s soundtrack. It was nominated against several other good albums, including music from another HBO show, Treme.

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media

1. CRAZY HEART (Various Artists) [New West Records]
2. GLEE: THE MUSIC, VOLUME 1 (Glee Cast) [Columbia Records]
3. TREMÉ (Various Artists) [Geffen]
4. TRUE BLOOD – VOLUME 2 (Various Artists) [Elektra]
5. THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE (Various Artists) [Summit Ent/Chop Shop/Atlantic]

True Blood was also nominated for a songwriting award, once again against some wonderful songs, including one from Treme.

Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
1. DOWN IN NEW ORLEANS (FROM THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG)
Randy Newman, songwriter (Dr. John) [Walt Disney Records]

2. I SEE YOU (FROM AVATAR)
Simon Franglen, Kuk Harrell & James Horner, songwriters (Leona Lewis) [Fox Music/Atlantic Records]

3. KISS LIKE YOUR KISS (FROM TRUE BLOOD)
Lucinda Williams, songwriter (Lucinda Williams & Elvis Costello) [Elektra]

4. THIS CITY (FROM TREMÉ)
Steve Earle, songwriter (Steve Earle) [Geffen]

5. THE WEARY KIND (FROM CRAZY HEART)
Ryan Bingham & T Bone Burnett, songwriters (Ryan Bingham) [New West Records]

Congratulations to True Blood and all involved, especially music supervisor Gary Calamar and the artists! We wish True Blood the best of luck at this year’s Grammy Awards!

SOURCE: Grammy.com — News

Variety.com — Final Nominations List

(Image Credit: HBO Inc.)

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