The Academy announces live song performances for 2020 Oscars

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I cannot wait but now cannot wait for "Pop news" with Lara Spencer, everybody. Good morning, everyone. We're going to begin with more Oscar news so two weeks away we know the nominees, we know some of the presenters and this morning the academy has announced the live performances that we'll all get to enjoy during Hollywood's big night. Representing this year's nominated songs, Mr. Elton John or should I say sir Elton John. He'll perform from "Rocketman." Idina Menzel and Aurora will sting. Randy Newman will perform his song "I can't let you throw yourself away" from "Toy story 4." Miss Chrissy metz will sing "I'm standing with you" from "Breakthrough" and Cynthia areva will sing. You can see them when the 92nd annual academy awards airs right here, ABC, Sunday February 9th. It's going to be a great show. Our whole show will be there bringing it all to you. Check it out. Also in the news this morning, first there was "Mean girls" the movie. Now Tina fey is going to morph the two and make "Mean girls" the movie musical. She's doing it. Tina wrote both of the 2004 film and recent stage production and will write this adaptation and says it's been incredibly gratifying to see how much they have meant to audiences saying, quote, I've spent 16 years with these characters. They are my marvel universe and I love them dearly. No details on the production has been released. Tina, we love them too. Very excited about that. That's going to be great. Yeah. It's working. Dolly parton does it all too. Quite a hit this morning getting tons of positive feedback for her meme poking a little fun at social media. Check out the four shots that she chose as her perfect profile pictures for four different platforms, woo-woo. Linkedin. Her "9 to 5" look. Facebook, super CAS, Instagram and tinder look. She added the caption get you a woman, who can do it all. Dozens of celebrities got such a kick they followed suit. Jen garner wondering if her tinder picture is why no one ever swipes right on her. Mark Ruffalo's is really funny. He's bookish for linkedin and marvel moment for insta and fresh out of the shower for Ellen got in on the action and did the caption, quote, when my agent asks if I can play different roles, well, Ellen, we know you can. You've proven it right there. Our favorite was this one. Michael Strahan. Showing his four profile pictures. Michael. I love it. I love that. Cecilia liked my tinder profile. I'm just hanging on. Just hanging on. You sure are. You weren't trying to show us those gun. That was not the intention. Walk us through these. You know, when you -- What are they? You know, linkedin, you're zipped, button casual. Facebook, you got the family. Yep. Instagram, you show a little super bowl win with Eli manning retiring today, this afternoon so congrats to him. And then on tinder, on tinder you got to, you know, kind of oil yourself up and flex a little bit. Please know he said oil yourself up. Stop laughing at me. On that beautiful Friday

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