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The Weeknd Croons His Way Through ‘Earned It’ at the Academy Awards

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Singer The Weeknd attends the 88th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 28, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Getty Images)

Fifty Shades of Grey might’ve cleaned up at the Razzies yesterday, but the soundtrack got some love at the Academy Awards, and the Weeknd was on hand to performed his Best Original Song-nominated track, “Earned It.” Flanked by dancers, candles, and stirring violinists, the Beauty Behind the Madness singer smoothly crooned his way through the sultry song. Watch below.