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Casino Royale theme song `You Know My Name` nominated for award

17-Aug-2007 • Casino Royale

"You Know My Name", the theme song to the 2006 James Bond film Casino Royale, has been nominated in the Best Original Song Written Directly For A Film category at the 2007 World Soundtrack Awards.

The song was co-written by singer Chris Cornell and the film's composer David Arnold.

Songs vying for the award include:

"Le Festin" from Ratatouille (music and lyrics by Michael Giacchino and performed by Camille)

"Falling Slowly" from Once (written and performed by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova)

"I Need To Wake Up" from An Inconvenient Truth (written and performed by Melissa Etheridge)

"When You Taught Me How To Dance" from Miss Potter (written by Mike Batt, Nigel Westlake, and Richard Maltby, Jr. and performed by Katie Melua)

"You Know My Name" from Casino Royale (written by Chris Cornell and David Arnold and performed by Chris Cornell)

The awards will be held on 20th October 2007 as part of the closing ceremony of the Ghent International Film Festival. Winners will be selected by the voting members of the World Soundtrack Academy.

Last year, "You Know My Name" won the Best Original Song at the Press Academy Golden Satellite Awards.

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