Pink pulled double responsibility on the 2022 American Music Awards on Sunday night time (Nov. 20), following her opening efficiency with a passionate mid-show tribute to Olivia Newton-John and her everlasting hit “Hopelessly Dedicated to You.”
Carrying a chic, sparkly gown rife with feathers, Pink glided by “Hopelessly Dedicated to You” and struck a special tone than her first efficiency of the night, when she curler skated to her new single “By no means Gonna Not Dance Once more.” In the course of the tribute, Pink saved issues easy, standing heart stage and belting out the traditional music as photographs of Newton-John had been proven on the massive display and followers swayed their arms behind her.
Newton-John handed away in August on the age of 73, abandoning a pop legacy that included 5 No. 1 hits on the Sizzling 100 chart. “Hopelessly Dedicated to You” peaked at No. 3 and was one among three high 10 smashes from 1978’s Grease, additionally incomes an Oscar nomination for finest unique music.
Over the course of her profession, Newton-John earned 10 American Music Awards, starting in 1974 with a favourite album – nation win for Let Me Be There. She dominated the favourite feminine artist classes within the mid-’70s, profitable within the pop/rock class in three consecutive years from 1974 to 1976, and he or she returned to win the class in 1982, following the smash success of her 1981 Sizzling 100-topper “Bodily.”
In the meantime, Pink’s “By no means Gonna Not Dance Once more” precedes her upcoming studio album, Trustfall.
This story first appeared on Billboard.com.
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