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[[Image:Annie Lennox wins Oscar for Into the West.jpg|thumb|''Annie Lennox'' wins an Oscar for [[Into the West]].]]
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[[File:Annie Lennox.jpg|thumb|''Annie Lennox'' won an Oscar for [[Into the West]]]]
In 2004 '''Annie Lennox''' won the Academy Award for Best Song for "[[Into the West]]" from the film [[Peter Jackson's The Return of the King]] at the 76th Academy Awards. She had previously recorded "Use Well the Days" for the movie, which incorporates numerous quotations from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] in its lyrics. This song was not used in the film, but appears on a bonus DVD included with the "special edition" of the movie's soundtrack CD.
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'''Ann Griselda Lennox''' ([[25 December|December 25]], [[1954]]), is a Scottish singer. She recorded "[[Into the West]]" for ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King]]'', which won her several awards.
  
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She also recorded the less known "[[Use Well the Days]]". This song was not used in the film, but appears on a bonus DVD included with the "special edition" of the film's soundtrack CD.
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==Awards==
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* [[2004]] – '''[http://www.goldenglobes.org/ Golden Globe]''', Best Original Song - Motion Picture, "[[Into the West]]"
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* 2004 - '''[http://www.oscars.org/ Academy Award]''', Best Music, Original Song, "Into the West"
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* [[2005]] – '''[http://www.grammy.com/ Grammy]''', Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media, "Into The West"
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== External Links ==
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*'''[http://www.annielennox.com/ Official Website]'''
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* {{WP|Annie Lennox}}
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*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0005142/ Annie Lennox] at IMDb
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Latest revision as of 18:51, 17 November 2012

Annie Lennox won an Oscar for Into the West

Ann Griselda Lennox (December 25, 1954), is a Scottish singer. She recorded "Into the West" for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, which won her several awards.

She also recorded the less known "Use Well the Days". This song was not used in the film, but appears on a bonus DVD included with the "special edition" of the film's soundtrack CD.

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