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Listen to Taylor Swift Sing New Song 'Beautiful Ghosts' for 'Cats'

News just broke that Taylor Swift has co-written a new song for the upcoming Cats movie and now the singer has released a preview of the song “Beautiful Ghosts.”

Universal Pictures dropped a featurette about the making of the song and it includes a clip of Taylor recording it in the studio.

“Beautiful Ghosts” will be performed by Francesca Hayward in the movie and Taylor has recorded her own version for the film’s end credits.

“When I first read the screenplay, the first thing I said was, ‘We have to have a song for Victoria,’” composer Andrew Lloyd Webber said. “Beautiful Ghosts [is now ] an incredibly important and central part of the whole film.”

“What I couldn’t believe was the extraordinary beauty of these lyrics that Taylor had written,” director Tom Hooper said. “It was as if someone had come into the film I was in the middle of making and … had reflected back to me a profound understanding of what we are trying to do with the movie. It was utterly thrilling.”

Taylor added, “You can’t write a modern lyric for Cats. So if you can’t get T.S. Eliot, get T.S… I’m here for you.”

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Taylor Swift Co-Wrote a New Song for 'Cats' Movie with Andrew Lloyd Webber!

Taylor Swift will be eligible for the Best Original Song award at the 2020 Academy Awards as she has co-written a new song for the movie Cats!

The 29-year-old entertainer co-wrote the new song “Beautiful Ghosts” with Cats composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Ballet star Francesca Hayward, who plays the white cat Victoria in the movie, will sing the song on screen. Taylor‘s version of the song will play in the end credits.

The character of Victoria was expanded for the screen and Lloyd Webber decided to write a new song for her. Variety reports that Taylor offered to write a lyric for the song and ended up contributing to the music as well. The two songwriters share credit for the tune.

Taylor plays the role of Bombalurina in the upcoming musical film and she’ll sing the song “Macavity the Mystery Cat.”

Andrew Lloyd Webber Reveals Which Roles Taylor Swift May Play in 'Cats' Movie

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is revealing some details about Taylor Swift‘s involvement in the Cats movie adaptation.

“We’re beginning to rehearse now,” Andrew told Vulture.

He added that Taylor might either play Bombalurina (the flirty cat) or the Demeter (the skittish cat). They sing “Macavity the Mystery Cat.”

“She’s going to play one or other of the ‘Macavity’ girls. Well, basically, [director] Tom Hooper thought it was a really good idea, and of course, she loves cats,” Andrew added. “We’ll see. I mean, I haven’t met her, so I’m looking forward to meeting her and seeing her [at work].”

The movie is also set to star Jennifer Hudson, James Corden and Ian McKellen, and will be released on December 20, 2019.

Chrissy Teigen Celebrates John Legend's Emmy (& EGOT) Win!

Chrissy Teigen is beaming with pride while posing next to husband John Legend in the press room at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Sunday (September 9) in Los Angeles.

The 32-year-old entertainer took a break from filming episodes of Lip Sync Battle to attend the event and support John, who won the award for Outstanding Variety Special for Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert.

John achieved EGOT status alongside fellow producers Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice.

“EGOT GOATS,” Chrissy captioned a photo of the three men holding their awards.

John still has a chance at winning a second Emmy for his performance in the special!

FYI: John is wearing Ermenegildo Zegna Couture. Chrissy is wearing a Greta Constantine dress.

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John Legend Completes EGOT with Emmy Win for 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

John Legend is the latest EGOT winner – someone who has won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony!

The 39-year-old entertainer won his first Emmy at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Sunday night (September 9) in Los Angeles.

John and composers Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice all achieved EGOT status for a win in the Outstanding Variety Special category for producing the Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert special on NBC.

John has won ten Grammys over the years, including Best New Artist in 2006, an Oscar for Best Original Song for writing “Glory” for the movie Selma, and a Tony for Best Revival of a Play for producing Jitney.

FYI: John is wearing Ermenegildo Zegna Couture.

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award at Tony Awards 2018 - Watch!

Andrew Lloyd Webber is being honored in a major way!

The legendary 70-year-old composer accepted the Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre during the 2018 Tony Awards held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday (June 10) in New York City.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Andrew Lloyd Webber

“I have to say I am completely overwhelmed…thank you Broadway, not just for this award, but for making a small boy’s dream come true. Thank you,” he said while emotionally accepting the award during the ceremony.

Watch below!

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