No one’s tough enough to keep their eyes dry when John Legend and typical hit the Oscars phase last Feb. 22nd to do their winning song ‘Glory’ from movie ‘Selma’. Gosh, that was touching! And, a touch too going that also actors Chris Pine and David Oyelowo had been seen crying following the prod.
“Forty-seven years back the Oscars telecast was postponed for the first time ever sold… away from respect for Dr. Martin Luther King who was gunned down four days ahead of the ceremony,” Octavia Spencer stated in her message ahead of the rapper’s plus the ‘All of Me’ singer’s performance. “Tonight, 50 years after Dr. King’s march through Selma, Alabama, two musicians have actually joined forces to produce a song that speaks toward struggles that still today,“ she included.
“Recently John and I also got to go to Selma and perform for a passing fancy bridge that Dr. king therefore the people of the civil legal rights movement marched on… this connection is currently symbolic for modification. The spirit of the connection transcends battle, gender, religion, intimate orientation, and social status… this connection had been built on hope, welded with compassion, and elevated by love for many people,” typical stated in his message, describing the message of ‘Glory’.