Disney’s Encanto has yet to lose its popularity among fans of all ages, and now, one of the film’s most beloved songs will be part of the ceremony on March 27.
A new promo for the in live on ABC revealed that the broadcast of the Oscars will feature a performance of the hit “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” from Disney’s Encanto.
The , the is currently at the #2 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart after falling from its #1 spot where it remained for 5 weeks. It’s the only from an animated or live-action Disney film to ever get to the #1 spot for multiple weeks. was an almost immediate sensation with fans of the film, many of which could sing the verbatim after only hearing it a few times. Written by
In the film, the is performed by Carolina Gaitan, , Adassa, , , and the cast of Encanto. Lin-Manuel Miranda, who wrote most of the songs for the hit animated feature film, is nominated for , but not for Bruno’s ballad.
Rather, Miranda is nominated for the didn’t receive an . Truth be told, no one realized “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” would ever be such a hit, let alone go viral, including Lin-Manuel Miranda. because it wasn’t submitted for consideration by Disney, “Dos Orugitas,” which tells the story of Abeula Madrigal and the tragedy she experienced with the death of her husband when she was very young. The “Bruno”
If Miranda wins an Oscar for “Dos Orugitas,” he will be the youngest person to win an in that category.
If you’re not a fan of the Oscars, we won’t judge. But if you’re an Encanto fan–and especially if you love the Bruno ballad and know exactly which part of the “We Don’t Talk About Bruno.” is your favorite–tune in on Sunday night, March 27 for the on ABC to see the performance, which will be the first-ever of