Coldplay and U2 pick up Golden Globe nominations

Bands nominated alongside Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake and Idina Menzel in Best Original Song category

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Coldplay, U2 and Justin Timberlake are among the artists nominated for a Golden Globe in 2014.

The nominations for the film and TV awards were announced yesterday (December 12) with the category of Best Original Song to be contested by Coldplay, Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake, U2 and Idina Menzel.

Timberlake is nominated alongside actors Adam Driver and Oscar Isaac for their song 'Please Mr Kennedy' from Inside Llewyn Davis. Coldplay pick up their nod for 'Atlas' from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, while U2's new track 'Ordinary Love', taken from Mandela biopic Mandela: The Long Walk to Freedom is also nominated.

Taylor Swift's contribution to the One Chance soundtrack, 'Sweeter Than Fiction', is also recognised as is Idina Menzel's rendition of 'Let It Go' from new Disney animation Frozen.

Next year's Golden Globes ceremony will be hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, LA on January 12, 2014.

Steve McQueen's 12 Years A Slave is nominated for Best Motion Picture - Drama along with Gravity, Captain Phillips, Philomena and Rush. In the Best Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical category, meanwhile, David O Russell's American Hustle was joined by The Wolf Of Wall Street, Her, Inside Llewyn Davis and Nebraska. The nominations can be seen in full here.

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