Dame Shirley Bassey to open up this year’s BAFTA Awards – Tunes Information

BAFTA has currently confirmed two pretty distinctive performances for the 75th EE British Academy Movie Awards subsequent Sunday (13 March).

Famous singer Dame Shirley Bassey will open this year’s present at the Royal Albert Corridor, and actress Emilia Jones, nominated for her performance in CODA, will carry out live during the ceremony.

Dame Shirley Bassey will rejoice the 60th anniversary of the James Bond franchise with an exclusive functionality of an iconic Bond topic, to be exposed on the night time. As the only singer to soundtrack numerous Bond films during her job, it’s fitting that Dame Shirley’s special efficiency will mark this milestone yr for Britain’s most effective film franchise in unforgettable style. Considering the fact that the to start with ‘Bond’ movie – Dr. No – was unveiled in 1962, the franchise has long gone on to appreciate substantial essential and industrial accomplishment in the course of the yrs such as 32 BAFTA nominations and 4 wins to date.

Emilia Jones will conduct a lovely rendition of Joni Mitchell’s impressive ballad ‘Both Sides Now’, a track taken from her performance in the movie CODA. CODA has a few BAFTA nominations and is one particular of the year’s most acclaimed films, garnering praise from critics and audiences alike.

The ceremony, celebrating excellence in the incredibly greatest of British and intercontinental movie, will be returning to London’s Royal Albert Corridor on Sunday 13th March, and broadcast at 7pm on BBC One particular, BBC 1 High definition and BBC iPlayer.