The producers of the forthcoming Oscars telecast announced Friday the musicians who will perform songs nominated for Academy Awards.
Blige will sing "Mighty River" from her Netflix original movie Mudbound. She's also nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the same film. Stevens, who has multiple songs featured on the Call Me by Your Name soundtrack, will be giving "Mystery of Love" the Oscars treatment.
Airbnb is getting deeper into the hotel and travel agency businesses
Airbnb, which first launched in August 2008, has hosted over 300 million guest arrivals in its ten years existence. The Experiences feature is on track to be profitable by the end of 2019, said Airbnb spokesman Nick Papas.
Day, meanwhile, told ET at the GRAMMYs that she was "hoping" to be able to perform "Stand Up For Something" from the Thurgood Marshall biopic, Marshall, with Common. It was penned by EGOT champ Robert Lopez and his wife Kristen Anderson-Lopez and will be sung by Gael García Bernal, Grammy nominee Natalia LaFourcade and Grammy victor Miguel.
Blige, Andra Day, Natalia LaFourcade, Miguel, Keala Settle, Sufjan Stevens and Oscar victor Common will perform this year's nominated songs at the 90th Oscars ceremony, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced Friday.
There's not a strong history of indie rockers performing at the Oscars, simply because they aren't often nominated for Best Original Song.
Three executions planned Thursday for three U.S. states
The prosecutor in Whitaker's case, Fred Felcman, told The Texas Tribune Tuesday that Abbott shouldn't grant clemency for Whitaker. Evidence showed the murder plot included two of Whitaker's friends and was at least Whitaker's third attempt to kill his family.
The 2018 Oscars ceremony airs on ABC at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on March 4.
AT&T reveals 5G plans for three United States cities in 2018
AT&T says this rollout will be based on the 3GPP standard and will operate on the millimeter wave, or mmWave, spectrum. To make this plan a reality, AT&T is opening a new 5G lab in Austin, where it will test the technology.