Janelle Monae to deliver ‘special performance’ during Oscars


Janelle Monae has been added to the list of performers at the Oscars, alongside stars like Billie Eilish and Elton John.

Like Grammy winner Eilish, Janelle will deliver a special performance at the ceremony on Sunday (February 9, 2020), but details are being kept under wraps.

The musician and actress’ Harriet co-star Cynthia Erivo, who is up for Best Actress, will also perform her Oscar-nominated Best Original Song, Stand Up, while Randy Newman, Chrissy Metz and Idina Menzel have also been booked to sing their Best Song nods.