Mary J. Blige, Miguel, Common, & More To Perform At The 2018 Oscars
Mary J. Blige leads an eclectic list of names set to perform at the 90th Annual Academy Awards live at Hollywood’s Dolby Theater on March 4th.
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) February 23, 2018
MJB, who made history as the first name in Oscars history to be nominated in the acting and music categories, will grace the stage to perform ‘Mighty River’ from Netflix hit ‘Mudbound.’ As reported, she’s nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the critically acclaimed flick.
Per the Academy, she’ll be joined be joined on-stage by fellow Best Original Song nominees including Miguel, Common, and Andra Day.
For soulful crooner Miguel, the performance will serve as his premiere offering at the Oscars (which this year is hosted by Jimmy Fallon). The singer is poised to serve up a live showing of ‘Remember Me’ from ‘Coco.’ Stars of the Disney flick, Gael Garcia Bernal and Natalia Lafourcade, will perform alongside him.
After winning an Oscar with John Legend for ‘Selma’s ‘Glory’ in 2015, Common makes his Academy comeback with Andra Day. Together, they will deliver a rendition of moving ‘Marshall’ number ‘Stand Up For Something.’
Elsewhere, Keala Settle will take to the stage to perform ‘This Is Me’ from ‘The Greatest Showman’ and Sufjan Stevens will aim to marvel with ‘Mystery Of Love’ from the super praised ‘Call Me By Your Name.’