'Selma' Wins Golden Globe for Best Song, 'Glory' By John Legend and Common

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John Legend and Common nabbed the award for their song, which was featured on the Selma soundtrack.

In our first victory of the night, John Legend and Common have nabbed the Golden Globe for Best Song in a Motion Picture for "Glory."

The song is featured in the Golden Globe-nominated Selma, and the award was presented to the duo by Prince. Ironically, Prince was the last Black man to win a Golden Globe for Best Song in 2007 for "The Song of the Heart" from Happy Feet.

Related: Listen to John Legend & Common's Moving New Song, 'Glory'

Read Common's acceptance speech below.

 

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Loved loved loved Common's acceptance speech-- LOVED *tears* “@attndotcom: Amazing. #GoldenGlobes #Common #SelmaMovie pic.twitter.com/7AkootGTcF

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