Additionally, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, and The Weeknd will be performing, and Pharrell Williams will be in attendance.
Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, The Weeknd Set to Perform at 2016 Oscars
The Weeknd and Smith are both nominees for best original song -- the former for 50 Shades of Grey’s “Earned It” and the latter, for the Spectre theme “Writing’s on the Wall.” As previously announced, Gaga will be performing her Hunting Ground song “Til it Happens to You,” which is also nominated in the same category.
The 88th annual Oscars are set to air live on Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. (ET) via ABC. For more information, including a full nominees list, check Billboard’s complete 2016 Oscars coverage.