From the very first note, she had us all pulled right in. It is no easy feat to sing a medley of beloved songs that have been made classic by an iconic singer, but she nailed it. Fans and non-fans alike took to Twitter to sing her praises. Trust me, I was hosting my annual Twitter party at #OscarExp and while there was complete silence during her performance, the tweets started flying two seconds after the last note.
Lady Gaga needed a little rebranding, I must say, and she gave the film's 50th anniversary a proper salute for sure. She delivered on both accounts.