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Janelle Monáe Gets Leonardo DiCaprio And Brie Larson To Sing For 2020 Oscars Opening Number

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Janelle Monáe opened the 92nd Academy Awards with a bang! The "Pynk" songstress began the award show's first number with a tribute to Mr. Rogers, then broke into a lively, Oscars-themed rendition of her song "Come Alive," complete with backup dancers in costumes representing some of last year's best movies. Janelle also engaged the audience with a call and response, and she even gave the mic to Leonardo DiCaprio and Brie Larson! Billy Porter also joined Janelle onstage mid-performance and broke into Elton John's "I'm Still Standing."

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Tags: Access, Janelle Monae, Janelle Monae, Oscars, 2020 oscars, Oscars 2020, come alive, Billy Porter, Brie Larson, Leonardo DiCaprio, music, award show, award season, Academy Awards
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