Lady Gaga and Elton John Up For GLAAD Media Awards
Posted by Joseph Lee on 01.30.2014
Along with Vampire Weekend...
Billboard reports that Elton John, Lady Gaga, Vampire Weekend, Goldfrapp and Tegan and Sara are nominated for outstanding music artist at the 25th annual GLAAD Media Awards. The awards "celebrate fair and accurate representation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the media."
GLAAD announced all 93 English-language nominees (which you can find here. Cable channels received 28 nominations and broadcast networks had 11.
In TV, FOX's Glee is up for outstanding comedy series while HBO's Behind hte Candelabra is up for TV movie or mini-series. The outstanding reality show category has WE TV's Cyndi Lauper: Still so Unusual against Fuse's Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce. 30 Seconds to Mars singer Jared Leto is the star of Dallas Buyers Club, which was nominated for outstanding film.
The awards will be presented on April 12 at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, and in New York City on May 3 at the Waldorf Astoria.