After criticism arose over the idea to only feature two our of the five nominees for Best Original Song at the 2019 Oscars , producers of the prestiges awards show have announced that all five nominees will perform.
Originally the show was only going to feature the nominates " Shallow " from A Star Is Born and " All the Stars " from Black Panther . Now you will be able to enjoy the performances by "surprise special guest" performing " The Place Where Lost Things Go " from Mary Poppins Returns , Jennifer Hudson performing " I'll Fight " from the bio-pic RBG and a performance of " When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs for Wings " from The Ballad of Buster Scruggs .
Although all five nominates songs are set to have a performance Hudson is the only artist to officially sign on for the event. Performances from Lady Gaga , Kendrick Lamar and SZA , Emily Blunt and others have not been confirmed.
If you're worried about the amount of time these performances are bound to take up during the live broadcast, you will be relieved to hear they will all be shortened to 90-second performances.
The Oscars will be televised live on ABC .