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U2 confirmed for Oscars performance

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U2 - Nominated in the Best Original Song category

The producers of the Oscars have announced that U2 are to perform their Oscar-nominated song Ordinary Love at this year's Academy Awards on Sunday March 2, the first time the song has been played live.

The track, from the film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, is nominated in the Best Original Song category along with Happy from Despicable Me 2, Let It Go from Frozen and The Moon Song from Her.

U2 were previously nominated for an Oscar in 2003 for The Hands That Built America from Gangs of New York.

Ordinary Love was among the winners at the Golden Globes last month.

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