Conchord gets Grammy nomination

Last updated 12:27 07/12/2012
bret xs
Bret McKenzie has been nominated for a Grammy.

Relevant offers

National News

Fairfax's Marlborough Express paper reduces publication Okinawa, Japan: The place where people have the longest lifespan - why do they live so long? Art, antiques and a taste of Grand Designs architecture on Auckland house tour HOME magazine Home of the Year 2017 finalists defy convention Salt to blame for late night toilet visits - study International football match called off due to pitch invades, another due to visa issues New Plymouth foster parents receive national award Upgrades planned, charges considered as Te Araroa trail attracts record numbers Innovation series: Engineering student's start-up has billion-dollar prospects Everything you need to know about cyclones

Flight of the Conchords star Bret McKenzie has been nominated for a Grammy award for his Oscar-winning track Man or Muppet.

McKenzie's song, written for The Muppets movie, is up for "best song written for visual media".

Also nominated in McKenzie's category is Abraham's Daughter from The Hunger Games, Learn Me Right by Mumford & Sons from Brave, Let Me Be Your Star from Smash and Safe & Sound From The Hunger Games.

McKenzie was musical supervisor on The Muppets last year.

He won a Grammy award with Jemaine Clement in 2007, had roles in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and in the new Hobbit movie, and has played in various Wellington bands, including The Black Seeds.

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post


Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content