Fact: Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer Karen O is set to be joined onstage at Sunday's (02Mar14) Oscars ceremony by Vampire Weekend guitarist Ezra Koenig. The frontwoman will perform the The Moon Song, which has been nominated for the Best Original Song award, from Spike Jonze's movie Her.
Fact: Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O is among the artists who will take the stage at the Oscars next month (Mar14). She will perform her nominated song from Spike Jonze's Her. Other Best Original Song nominees announced as performers include U2, Pharrell Williams and Idina Menzel.
Quote: "My dad sent me a link to the Gangnam Style video last year, and I cried when I saw it, because I was so overwhelmed with emotion... I'd been waiting for Korea to be culturally relevant, and it's started to happen." Yeah Yeah Yeahs star Karen O, who is half-Korean, was thrilled by Psy's success.
Quote: "It's almost embarrassing how well-behaved I was, which is probably why I do things like spit water on myself onstage as an adult." Yeah Yeah Yeahs rocker Karen O reflects on her mild-mannered childhood.