MUSIC SUPERSTAR ADAM LEVINE TO PERFORM
AT THE OSCARS
ANGELES, CA — Grammy®-winning singer, songwriter and actor Adam Levine will
perform the Oscar®-nominated song “Lost Stars” at the 87th Oscars, show
producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Neil
Patrick Harris, will air on Sunday, February 22, live on ABC.
Levine is an exceptional and dynamic artist. We’re thrilled to have him make his
Oscars stage debut this year,” said Zadan and Meron.
written by Gregg Alexander and Danielle Brisebois for the film “Begin Again,” is
nominated for Original Song. The four other nominated songs are “Everything Is
Awesome” from “The Lego Movie,” “Glory” from “Selma,” “Grateful” from “Beyond
the Lights” and
“I’m Not Gonna Miss You” from “Glen Campbell…I’ll Be
Levine is the lead singer for the group Maroon 5, which has received
three Grammy® Awards, two for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals
(2005 and 2007) and one for Best New Artist (2004). Levine made his feature film
acting debut in “Begin Again,” which is directed by John Carney and also stars
Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo.
The 87th Oscars will be held on Sunday,
February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in
Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m.
ET/4 p.m. PT. The Oscars, produced by Zadan and Meron, also will be televised
live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.
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