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Scott George and the Osage Tribal Singers to perform at the 96th Oscars

Jon Batiste, Becky G, Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell, Ryan Gosling and Mark Ronson to also perform nominated original songs. The Oscars are set to air live March 10 on ABC

Last year, 18.7M Americans tuned in to watch the Academy Awards.

On Sunday, March 10, Osage singer Scott George and the Osage Tribal Singers will take the stage at the Dolby Theatre at Ovation Hollywood and perform “Wahzhazhe (A Song for My People)” from “Killers of the Flower Moon,” which is nominated for Best Original Song.

Also slated to perform this year is Jon Batiste, Becky G, Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell, and Ryan Gosling and Mark Ronson. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the 96th Oscars will air live on ABC and broadcast outlets worldwide at the new time of 7 p.m. EDT/4 p.m. PDT.

This year’s Original Song nominees and performers are as follows (in alphabetical order by song title):

“The Fire Inside” from “Flamin’ Hot” – Performed by Becky G
Music and Lyric by Diane Warren

“I’m Just Ken” from “Barbie” – Performed by Ryan Gosling and Mark Ronson
Music and Lyric by Mark Ronson and Andrew Wyatt

“It Never Went Away” from “American Symphony” – Performed by Jon Batiste
Music and Lyric by Jon Batiste and Dan Wilson

“Wahzhazhe (A Song For My People)” from “Killers of the Flower Moon” – Performed by Scott George and the Osage Singers
Music and Lyric by Scott George

“What Was I Made For?” from “Barbie” – Performed by Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell
Music and Lyric by Billie Eilish and Finneas O’Connell

Oscar Nominees Luncheon On Feb. 12, Scott George, Lily Gladstone, who is nominated for Best Actress for her role as Mollie Burkhart in KOTFM, along with director Martin Scorsese, attended the 2024 Oscar Nominee Luncheon at the Beverly Hilton ballroom.

Nominees for the 96th Oscars® were celebrated at a luncheon held at the Beverly Hilton, Monday, February 12, 2024. The 96th Oscars will air on Sunday, March 10, live on ABC. Courtesy Photo/Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
Osage singer Scott George arrives at the 2024 Oscar Nominees Luncheon at the Beverly Hilton on Feb. 12. Courtesy Photo/Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
Director Steven Spielberg embraces Lily Gladstone at the 2024 Oscar Nominees Luncheon on Feb. 12. Courtesy Photo/Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences


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Shannon Shaw Duty
Shannon Shaw Duty

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Shannon Shaw Duty, Osage from the Grayhorse District, is the editor of the award-winning Osage News, the official independent media of the Osage Nation. She is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a master’s degree in Legal Studies with an emphasis in Indigenous Peoples Law. She currently sits on the Freedom of Information Committee for the Society of Professional Journalists. She has served as a board member for LION Publishers, as Vice President for the Pawhuska Public Schools Board of Education, on the Board of Directors for the Native American Journalists Association (now Indigenous Journalists Association) and served as a board member and Chairwoman for the Pawhuska Johnson O’Malley Parent Committee. She is a Chips Quinn Scholar, a former instructor for the Freedom Forum’s Native American Journalism Career Conference and the Freedom Forum’s American Indian Journalism Institute. She is a former reporter for The Santa Fe New Mexican. She is a 2012 recipient of the Native American 40 Under 40 from the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development. In 2014 she helped lead the Osage News to receive NAJA's Elias Boudinot Free Press Award. The Osage News won Best Newspaper from the SPJ-Oklahoma Chapter in their division 2018-2022. Her award-winning work has been published in Indian Country Today, The Washington Post, the Center for Public Integrity, NPR, the Associated Press, Tulsa World and others. She currently resides in Pawhuska, Okla., with her husband and together they share six children, two dogs and two cats.

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