Gwyneth Paltrow wasn’t at the Oscars for her acting prowess this year, but rather for her new passion, singing! The actress turned chart-topping songstress has been taking the award-show circuit by storm, tackling her first live performance at the Country Music Awards in November, followed by her collaboration with Cee Lo Green at the Grammy’s and culminating in an Oscar performance last night for “Coming Home,” the nominated song from her film Country Strong!
“I haven’t slept in a week!” Gwyneth revealed to E!’s correspondent Ryan Seacrest on the Oscars red carpet before the live broadcast. “I hope I don’t completely mess it up, but we’ll see.”
And we think Gwyn, a Best Actress Oscar winner herself for her role in Shakespeare in Love, did just fine!
She has already collaborated with Cee Lo after her cover of his song “Forget You” on Glee skyrocketed to the top of the Billboard Charts.
So who would be Gwyn’s dream collaboration? HINT: It’s not her hubby, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin.
“Jay-Z. I think we’d be a good combination,” Gwyn told Project Runway mentor Tim Gunn, via Gigwise, on the red carpet. “He is a genius, and I’m his biggest fan.”
“I think very happy,” Gwyn replied.
Now that she has three award show performances under her belt, we want to know…
Catch the clips below!