Gaga is also nominated in the Best Original Song category.
UPDATE: Sam Smith and The Weeknd are also confirmed to perform.
— The Academy (@TheAcademy) January 28, 2016
Lady Gaga will take center stage at the Oscars on Feb. 28.
We have a major inkling Gaga will win her nomination for Best Original Song for her Diane Warren co-written song “Til It Happens To You” from The Hunting Ground documentary at the 2016 Oscars because she’s confirmed to perform as well. This according to a Buzzfeed reporter, who claims she and The Weeknd will perform separately:
— Adam B. Vary (@adambvary) January 28, 2016
Gaga said of the honor, “This nomination lends a voice to victims and survivors all over the world. Thank you to THE ACADEMY for recognizing the movement of people who have come together for this film and song in the name of sexual assault. Myself and Diane are simply honored to represent the voices of so many SURVIVORS.”
Mother Monster is also rumored to perform a David Bowie tribute at the Grammys come Feb. 15.