Grammy Award-winner will perform "Everybody Needs a Best Friend", the theme from the motion picture "", at this year's Oscars, her first time at the annual academy awards ceremony. The song, written by "" creator with music by Walter Murphy, is nominated for Best Original Song.
Oscar telecast producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron made the exciting announcement, "We are happy to have Norah Jones perform Seth's and Walter Murphy's nominated song on our Oscar telecast. We are big admirers of Norah's singing and she will help celebrate the unique circumstance of having an Oscar host who is also nominated for Best Original Song." MacFarlane, a multi-talented artist - writer, comedian, voice actor, producer, director and singer - will host this year's Oscars ceremony.