VIDEO: Adele Performs SKYFALL at The Oscars
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by BWW News Desk
On tonight's 85th Annual Academy Awards, Grammy (and now Oscar winner) Adele performed her song SKYFALL from the latest James Bond film. Check out the video, via Perez Hilton, below!
The duo won best 'Music (Original Song)' over J. Ralph for his song BEFORE MY TIME from CHASING ICE; Walter Murphy and Seth MacFarlane for EVERYBODY NEEDS A BEST FRIEND from TED; Michael Danna and Bombay Jayashri for PI'S LULLABY from LIFE OF PI; and Claude-Michel Schonberg, Herbert Kretzmer, and Alain Boubil for SUDDENLY from LES MISERABLES.
SKYFALL, is the first Bond theme ever to debut in Billboard's Top 10 and the first to be nominated for an Oscar since "For Your Eyes Only" in 1981.
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The Academy Awards for the outstanding film achievements of 2012 are being presented right now at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center, and televised live on ABC. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 225 countries worldwide.
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