Rihanna delivered a dashing performance of her comeback single “Lift Me Up” from the movie “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” at the just concluded 95th edition of the Oscars.
Exactly one month after her showstopping halftime show performance at Super Bowl LVII, Rihannɑ once again took center stage at the 2023 Oscars on March 12.
The pregnant singer performed her ballad “Lift Me Up” from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, which is nominated for Best Original Song.
The single, which honored the late Chadwick Boseman and was co-written by Tems and Ryan Coogler earned Rihanna her first Oscar nomination and marked the 35-year-old’s first new solo track in six years.
Danai Gurira introduced Rihannɑ, who wore an original Maison Margiela Artisanal piece covered in diamonds created by John Galliano.
Onstage, she was joined by a full orchestra and stood in place for her performance before receiving a cheers of a champagne glass from A$AP Rocky at the end of her song.
Watch Rihanna Oscar performance below:
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