Taylor's "Safe and Sound," from The Hunger Games soundtrack, earned the impressive Golden Globe nomination.
What a great way for Taylor to kick off her birthday!
Will Taylor (and co-collaborators John Paul White, Joy Williams (of the Civil Wars), as well as writer/producer T-Bone Burnett) pick up the 2013 Golden Globes win?
We can't wait to find out on January 13, when co-hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler announce the winners.
Taylor tweeted her excitement, writing: "Best birthday surprise EVER-just found out that Safe&Sound is nominated for a GOLDEN GLOBE!! Thank you @goldenglobes and HFPA! #hungergames"
The list of 2013 Golden Globes Best Original Song, Motion Picture nominations:
"For You," Act of Valor, Monty Powell & Keith Urban
"Not Running Anymore," Stand Up Guys, Jon Bon Jovi
"Safe and Sound," The Hunger Games, Taylor Swift. John Paul White, Joy Williams & T Bone Burnett
"Skyfall," Skyfall, Adele & Paul Epworth
"Suddenly," Les Misérables, Claude-Michel Schonberg & Alain Boublil