The singer, actual identify Gabriella Wilson, will take to centre discipline to belt out the Ray Charles’ tune earlier than the massive recreation, and instructed Leisure Tonight that she’s been watching earlier renditions to make sure that she brings one thing totally different together with her efficiency.
“Truthfully, I’m so excited to only be performing on the Tremendous Bowl,” she defined. “It is an enormous stage and it would not get any greater, you understand? However I believe the aim, for me, is to make (the music) my very own. I am an enormous fan of the totally different variations of America the Stunning, however I actually wish to deliver some totally different parts in there… make it H.E.R.
“I have been in rehearsals loads, and I have been watching a variety of different performers. I am simply going to attempt to inform myself to have a very good time. However I’ll be in there, getting my warmups in, and simply praying that every thing goes nicely.”
It has been an enormous week for H.E.R. – who additionally obtained her first-ever Golden Globe nomination on Wednesday for her unique music, Combat for You, from Judas and the Black Messiah.
The 23-year-old star was shocked when she realised she had been recognised for her songwriting.
“Oh my gosh, it means the world!” I actually cannot consider it. I did not think about this taking place, so to be recognised by the Golden Globes off of a music I already loved making for an incredible film, it is loopy,” she mentioned.
“My cellphone was simply blowing up with ‘Congratulations’ (this morning) and I used to be so confused. I used to be like, ‘For what?’ after which, as I found out what was occurring, I used to be like, ‘Oh my gosh, it is a Golden Globe nomination.’ I used to be not anticipating it. It was wonderful.”