Girl Gaga carried out a stripped-down model of her tune, “Maintain My Hand”, on the Oscars. She additionally defined why the tune is necessary to her. Girl Gaga was on stage the night time of March 12, sporting only a black t-shirt and ripped denims. She carried out her tune at LA’s Dolby Theater, for the ninety fifth Academy Awards. That is after claiming she wouldn’t be there.
Earlier than she began performing, she talked concerning the tune and why it was necessary to her. She had spent years engaged on the tune along with her buddy, BloodPop for High Gun: Maverick. The tune is about how all of us want heroes, however now we have to be our personal heroes typically, in keeping with her. “I wrote this tune with my buddy BloodPop for the movie High Gun: Maverick in my studio basement.” Girl Gaga explains, “It’s deeply private for me and I believe that all of us want one another. We’d like quite a lot of like to stroll via this life and all of us want a hero typically. There’s heroes throughout us in unassuming locations, however you may discover you can be your personal hero even in case you really feel damaged inside.”
Girl Gaga’s “Maintain my Hand”
Girl Gaga produced the tune with BloodPop and Benjamin Rice. When she launched the music video, it had scenes from each the 1986 unique, High Gun, in addition to the 2022 sequel, High Gun Maverick. There have been additionally scenes of her enjoying the piano and singing on an airstrip blended in.
Girl Gaga’s “Maintain my Hand” was one of many songs that have been nominated this 12 months for Finest Authentic Tune. Its competitors was Rihanna’s “Raise Me Up” from Black Panther: Wakanda Ceaselessly, Son Lux, Mitski, and David Byrne’s “It is a Life” from Every thing All over the place All at As soon as, and Sofia Carson’s “Applause”, in addition to the winner, Rahul Sipligunj, Kaala Bhairava, and M.M. Keeravani’s “Naatu Naatu” from RRR. Whereas she didn’t win the award, Girl Gaga gave a good looking efficiency and gave just a little extra perception into the tune and what it means to her. It’s at all times fascinating for a songwriter to speak about what they assume the tune they wrote is about.