Girl Gaga took the stage on the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday evening (March 12) to carry out her hit finest tune nominee “Hold My Hand,” from the blockbuster sequel High Gun: Maverick.
“I wrote this song with my friend BloodPop for the film Top Gun: Maverick in my studio basement,” she started her efficiency. “It’s deeply personal for me, and I think that we all need each other. We need a lot of love to walk through this life, and we all need a hero sometimes. There’s heroes all around us, in unassuming places, but you might find that you can be your own hero even if you feel broken inside.”
Gaga then delivered a stripped-down model of the Maverick energy ballad, with only a piano for accompaniment for the primary verse and refrain, earlier than being joined by drums and bass for the rest of the efficiency. It was an applicable uncooked and intimate-feeling model of the tune, given its emotional introduction.
“Hold My Hand” hit No. 49 on the Billboard Sizzling 100 in 2022 — certainly one of two Sizzling 100 hits from Maverick, together with OneRepublic’s “I Ain’t Worried.” Girl Gaga beforehand gained the Oscar for finest unique tune on the 2019 Academy Awards, for her Sizzling 100-topping Bradley Cooper duet “Shallow” from A Star Is Born.
High Gun: Maverick is nominated for six complete classes at this 12 months’s Academy Awards, additionally together with finest enhancing, finest tailored screenplay and finest image. It’s certainly one of two field office-besting sequels to be nominated for finest image this 12 months, together with Avatar: The Means of Water.