Lady Gaga took the stage on the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday evening (March 12) to carry out her hit greatest track nominee “Maintain My Hand,” from the blockbuster sequel Prime Gun: Maverick.
“I wrote this track with my pal BloodPop for the movie Prime Gun: Maverick in my studio basement,” she started her efficiency. “It’s deeply private for me, and I believe that all of us want one another. We want loads of like to stroll by way of this life, and all of us want a hero typically. There’s heroes throughout us, in unassuming locations, however you may discover that you could be your individual hero even when you really feel damaged inside.”
Gaga then delivered a stripped-down model of the Maverick energy ballad, with only a piano for accompaniment for the primary verse and refrain, earlier than being joined by drums and bass for the rest of the efficiency. It was an acceptable uncooked and intimate-feeling model of the track, given its emotional introduction.
“Maintain My Hand” hit No. 49 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2022 — considered one of two Scorching 100 hits from Maverick, together with OneRepublic’s “I Ain’t Apprehensive.” Woman Gaga beforehand received the Oscar for greatest unique track on the 2019 Academy Awards, for her Scorching 100-topping Bradley Cooper duet “Shallow” from A Star Is Born.
Prime Gun: Maverick is nominated for six whole classes at this 12 months’s Academy Awards, additionally together with greatest enhancing, greatest tailored screenplay and greatest image. It’s considered one of two field office-besting sequels to be nominated for greatest image this 12 months, together with Avatar: The Method of Water.