Music Highlights from 95th Academy Awards

Posted: March 13, 2023 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music News

The 95th Academy Awards ceremony was held last night. All five nominees in the Original Song category were performed live. Check out the performances of the Oscar-winning Naatu Naatu from RRR by Rahul Sipligunj & Kaala Bhairava, as well as the Oscar-nominated Applause from Tell It Like a Woman by Sofia Carson & Diane Warren, This Is a Life from Everything Everywhere All at Once by David Byrne, Stephanie Hsu & Son Lux, Hold My Hand from Top Gun: Maverick by Lady Gaga and Lift Me Up from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever by Rihanna after the jump. The ceremony also featured a performance of Calling All Angels by Lenny Kravitz for the show’s In Memoriam segment, which included late composers Burt Bacharach, Angelo Badalamenti & Vangelis and songwriter Tom Whitlock.