Florence And The Machine to sing at Oscars

Florence Welch to perform '127 Hours' soundtrack song with AR Rahman

Florence And The Machine singer Florence Welch is set to perform at this year’s Academy Awards.

The frontwoman will appear alongside AR Rahman to sing ‘If I Rise’ from the 127 Hours soundtrack, reports Billboard.

The track has been nominated for Best Song, while the film is also up for Oscars including Best Score, Best Picture and Best Score.

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow is also set to take to the stage at the ceremony to perform ‘Coming Home’ from her latest film Country Strong.

Mandy Moore and Randy Newman are also scheduled to be among the performers on the night.

The Oscars ceremony takes place in Los Angeles on February 27, with The King’s Speech leading the nominations with 12 nods.