Gwyneth Paltrow, Florence & The Machine Academy Awards Performances 2011

Academy Award winner Gwyneth Paltrow — who played an alcoholic singer in the musical drama Country Strong and received a standing ovation at last year’s Country Music Awards — will take the stage at this year’s Oscars to perform “Coming Home,” which is up for the Best Original Song prize, the Academy of Motion Picture

Akon Katy Perry Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2010 Performances

R&B crooner Akon and pop powerhouse Katy Perry will provide the soundtrack at next month’s 2010 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The music heavyweights have been tapped to perform at the annual show, which will feature Victoria’s Secret Angels including Adriana Lima, Alessandra Ambrosio, Rosie-Huntington-Whiteley, and Chanel Iman, showing off some of the sexiest lacy looks